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Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra was a Spanish novelist, poet, and playwright. His magnum opus, Don Quixote, considered to be the first modern European novel, is a classic of Western literature. 1547-1616, Madrid, Spain rnb

Miguel de Cervantes (29 Sep 1547 - 23 Apr 1616) was a Spanish novelist, poet, & playwright. His most famous novel "Don Quixote of La Mancha" was the first modern European novel, is a classic of western literature, & is widely regarded amongst the best works of fiction ever written. His body of work is a favorite among Spanish-speaking intellectuals, and his influence on the Spanish language is so great that is often called "La lengua de Cervantes (The tongue of Cervantes)".

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Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra was a Spanish novelist, poet, and playwright. His magnum opus, Don Quixote, considered to be the first modern European novel, is a classic of Western literature, and is regarded amongst the best works of fiction ever written.

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (29 Sep 1547 – 22 Apr 1616) Spanish novelist, poet, playwright. His magnum opus, Don Quixote, considered the first modern European novel,is a classic of Western literature, regarded amongst best works of fiction ever written. His influence on Spanish language so great, often called la lengua de Cervantes. Dubbed El Príncipe de los Ingenios ("The Prince of Wits"). ~Wikipedia ~Repinned Via Roy Kenagy

King Felipe VI of Spain and Queen Letizia of Spain attended a Meeting of the National Commission for the commemoration of the fourth centenary of the death of Miguel de Cervantes at Zarzuela Palace on April 14, 2016 in Madrid, Spain. (Miguel de Cervantes; (29 September 1547 – 22 April 1616),is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the Spanish language and the world's pre-eminent novelist. His major work, Don Quixote).

SEPTEMBER 29 Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes born this day in 1547 (died 1616). 'There is no book so bad...that it does not have something good in it' (Don Quixote)

Miguel de Cervantes was born 29 September 1547, and died 23 April 1616 -- Miguel de Cervantes was a Spanish novelist, poet, and playwright. Don Quixote is considered to be the first modern European novel.