August 1470 in history

Born in August 1470

Aug 4 Lucrezia de' Medici (1470–1553) an Italian noblewoman, the eldest daughter of Lorenzo de' Medici and Clarice Orsini and mother of Maria Salviati and Giovanni Salviati, who was a cardinal from 1517 until his death. Her portrait was considered as the baby Jesus in Our Lady of the Magnificat of Sandro Botticelli

Died in August 1470

Aug 31 Frederick II Count of Vaudémont Count of Vaudémont and Lord of Joinville from 1458 to 1470. He was son of Antoine of Lorraine, Count of Vaudémont and Lord of Joinville and Marie, Countess of Aumale and Baroness of Elbeuf. He is sometimes numbered Frederick V by continuity with the Dukes of Lorraine