Later in Life
When Leonardo moved to Milan he was hired by the duke. He made and designed many weapons for the duke. When the duke wanted him to do something he did it. Leonardo most often didn't finish his projects because he liked the beginning of a project, this is why most of Leonardo’s projects remain unfinished. In 1504 Leonardo's father died there was no will so Leonardo received nothing all the money went to his other children. Then in 1509 Leonardo's uncle Francesco died, there was a will Francesco gave everything he had to Leonardo. Leonardo's brothers and sisters were furious they went to court in the end when Leonardo died everything he owned was to go to his relatives.Leonardo was in his sixties and had health problems. He had little money. But when Leonardo needed help help appeared. The man let Leonardo live with him and bring his friend Francesco Melzi and Salai. The man only asked for company. Apparently the man also happened to be king. The king was honored just to be in Leonardo's presence. Leonardo Died in France on May 2 1519. Some people say that he died in the king's arms, others say his last words were about his horse statue. If only he was able to finish it.