Marco Polo: Merchant And Explorer

Origins of Marco Polo Marco Polo, a renowned explorer, and merchant, left his mark on our history through his remarkable adventures and writing. Born into a family of merchants in Venice, Italy, in 1254 CE, Marco Polo embarked on a journey that would transform his life and contribute significantly to our understanding of the world.Continue reading “Marco Polo: Merchant And Explorer”

Pietro Gradenigo: Doge Of Venice

Introduction This article will cover the life of Pietro Gradenigo, including his early life, his time as the 49th Doge of Venice, Pietro Gradenigo Excommunication, his death, and coinage. Pietro Gradenigo Early Life Pietro Gradenigo was born in Venice in 1251 CE. His birth occurred during a time of prosperity for the city-state. His familyContinue reading “Pietro Gradenigo: Doge Of Venice”