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Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden zum Gutenberg (/ ˈ ɡ uː t ən b ɜːr ɡ /; c. 1400 – February 3, 1468) was a German blacksmith, goldsmith, inventor, printer, and publisher who introduced printing to Europe with the printing press. His introduction of mechanical movable type printing to Europe started the Printing Revolution and is regarded as a milestone of the second millennium, ushering ...

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Johannes Gutenberg was born in the German city of Mainz in the year 1398. His father was Friele zum Gensfleisch and his mom was Elsgen Wyrich. Johannes is said to have adopted the last name “Gutenberg”, which was his birthplace. When he was young, he learned to read and write, but the books he read were different from what we have now.

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Johannes Gutenberg and the Printing Press. A good cook can take leftovers and turn them into a delicious meal. Like a good cook, Johannes Gutenberg took what had already been discovered and created a small invention that had a large impact on history.

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Johannes Gutenberg was a German blacksmith and inventor known for developing the first mechanical moveable type printing press. Gutenberg was born in Mainz, Germany, around 1400. Gutenberg was ...

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Johannes Gensfleisch zum Gutenberg was born between 1394 and 1404 in Mainz, in what is today Germany.An "official birthday" of June 24, 1400, was chosen at the time of a 500th Anniversary Festival held in Mainz in 1900, but that is symbolic.

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There were many other mini “Renaissances” that took place in Europe and particularly in Italy, from the 12th century to the one we commonly refer to as the Renaissance. Yet, it was only the one in the late 15th – early 16th century that we remember, and this is largely due to the efforts of one man — Johannes Gutenberg.

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Synopsis. Johannes Gutenberg was born circa 1395, in Mainz, Germany. He started experimenting with printing by 1438. In 1450 Gutenberg obtained backing from the financier, Johann Fust, whose ...

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Gutenberg's printing press spread literature to the masses for the first time in an efficient, durable way, shoving Europe headlong into the original information age – the Renaissance. Perfect ...

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Biography: Johannes Gutenberg introduced the concept of movable type and the printing press to Europe. While this may not sound like a big deal at first, the printing press is often considered as the most important invention in modern times. Think about how important information is today.

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The impact of the printing press, The Reformation, Renaissance and Reformation, SOSE: History, Year 8, QLD Introduction The printing press was one of the most significant inventions of the Middle Ages. It was invented in the mid-15th century (during the Renaissance period) by a German goldsmith named Johannes Gutenberg. As it enabled the fast flow ...