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Donald Weinstein

Born: 13-Mar-1926
Birthplace: Rochester, NY
Died: 13-Dec-2015
Location of death: Tucson, AZ
Cause of death: Stroke

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Savonarola and Florence

Military service: US Army (1944-46)

Wife: Anne Kingsley (div., one daughter, one son)
Daughter: Elizabeth Weinstein
Son: Jonathan Weinstein
Wife: Beverly Parker (m. 1979, until his death)

    University: Denison University (attended 1943-44)
    University: AB, University of Chicago (1948)
    University: AM, University of Chicago (1950)
    University: University of Florence (1953-55, on a Fulbright)
    University: PhD, University of Iowa (1957)
    Lecturer: History, University of Iowa (1958-59)
    Assistant Professor: History, Roosevelt University (1958-60)
    Professor: History, Rutgers University (1960-78)
    Professor: History, University of Arizona (1978-92)
    Department Chair: History, University of Arizona (1978-87)

    American Historical Association
    Renaissance Society of America
    Bronze Star
    Combat Infantryman Badge

Author of books:
Ambassador from Venice: Pietro Pasqualigo in Lisbon, 1501 (1960, biography)
Savonarola and Florence: Prophecy and Patriotism in the Renaissance (1970, biography)
Saints and Society: The Two Worlds of Western Christendom, 1000-1700 (1982, history)
The Captain's Concubine: Love, Honor, and Violence in Renaissance Tuscany (2000, history)
Savonarola: The Rise and Fall of a Renaissance Prophet (2011, biography)

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