The Shocking History Of Italy’s Most Powerful Family

The Medici family is one of the most celebrated Italian families who ruled over Florence, but they were also one of the most controversial. Click on to find out why…

1. The House Of Medici

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The Medici family, also known as the House of Medici, first attained wealth and political power in Florence during the 13th century through their success in banking. Their rise to power was significant in Italian history and they are regarded as one of the most powerful and wealthiest families ever.

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