Corso Donati was a leader of the Black Guelph faction in 13th- and early 14th- century Florence.
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... Bella, prevented the nobility from taking the office of guildmaster Corso led the noble faction which aligned with the working class against the ... In 1294 Corso was acquitted of killing a man in a fight an angry mob came to della Bella seeking justice after the acquittal, but he sent them away whereupon they rioted and della ... time, the Cerchi family, leaders of the merchant faction who had long feuded with the Donati, became allied with the White Guelphs while the Donati allied with the Black Guelphs, similar factions which had arisen ...
... Two buildings owned by and named after Corso, the torri Corso Donati or towers of Corso Donati, still stand in Piazza San Pier Maggiore in Florence ...
Famous quotes containing the word corso:
“its just that I see love as odd as wearing shoes
I never wanted to marry a girl who was like my mother
And Ingrid Bergman was always impossible”
—Gregory Corso (b. 1930)