Miguel de Cervantes

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Miguel de Cervantes
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Miguel de Cervantes
BornMiguel de Cervantes Saavedra
29 September 1547(1547-09-29) (assumed)
Alcalá de Henares, Spain
Dee'd22 Apryle 1616(1616-04-22) (aged 68)
Madrid, Spain
ThriftNovelist, poet, playwricht, sodger
Notable warksDon Quixote
Novelas ejemplares


Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra[b] (Spaingie: [miˈɣel de θerˈβantes saaˈβeðɾa]; 29 September 1547 (assumed) – 22 Aprile 1616)[2] wis a Spanish screiver an makar. His maist weel-kent buik is Don Quijote de la Mancha. It is thocht tae be the first novelle furthset.

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  1. FT.com "Small Talk: José Saramago". "Everything I’ve read has influenced me in some way. Having said that, Kafka, Borges, Gogol, Montaigne, Cervantes are constant companions."
  2. Canavaggio, Jean (2011). "Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra - Autor Biografía". bib.cervantesvirtual.com (in Spanish). Retrieved 7 Apryle 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)