by Jacopo della Quercia graphic by Brendan McGinley All set to a power ballad that never ends. Jacopo della Quercia is a man of many talents who somehow eluded death in 1438. He can regularly be found at Cracked and on Twitter @Jacopo_della_Q. Get more badass history from Jacopo in This Badass Day in History: August 26! We can’t support that.