Pi·co del·la Mi·ran·do·la (pēkō dĕl′ə mə-răndə-lə, dĕllä mē-rändō-lä), Count Giovanni 1463-1494.
Italian Neoplatonist philosopher and humanist famous for his 900 theses on a variety of scholarly subjects (1486).
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