Spain finds Don Quixote writer Cervantes’ tomb in Madrid

Who was Cervantes? BBC News has the essential facts 1547: Born near Madrid 1571: Shot and wounded at Battle of Lepanto 1575: Captured and enslaved for five years in Algiers 1605: Publishes first part of The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha, second part in 1615. Don Quixote is man obsessed with chivalry whoContinue reading “Spain finds Don Quixote writer Cervantes’ tomb in Madrid”