Cosimo de Medici II
- Category : Notable-Famous-Royal-family
- Type : ME
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Explanation 2
Grand Duke of Tuscany from 1609 until 1621. He was the elder son of the then incumbent Grand Duke and Christina of Lorraine. He married Maria Magdalena of Austria, and had eight children.
For most of his eleven-year reign, he delegated the administration of Tuscany to his ministers.
He is best remembered as the patron of Galileo Galilei, his childhood tutor. He died of tuberculosis on 28 February 1621.