stories in History.
July 5th. 1547 marks the birth of Garzia de' Medici, son of Cosimo I de' Medici,
Grand Duke of Tuscany and Eleonora di Toledo.
Garzia de' Medici
Painting made by Angelo Bronzini - Source picture: Wikipedia
In 1562 Garzia accompanied his parents and brothers at the Tuscan coast to
embark for Spain.
Unfortunately during that trip the family contracted malaria. Garzia died on
December 6th. 1562.