Miguel de Cervantes
(1547-1616)

Spanish novelist, poet, and playwright (1547-1616) – Miguel de Cervantes was born in Alcalá de Henares (city of Spain in the Madrid metropolitan area) on September 29th, 1547 and died in Madrid (capital and largest city of Spain) on April 22nd, 1616 at the age of 68. Today Miguel de Cervantes would be 475 years old.

Miguel de Cervantes (Museo del Prado)
Miguel de Cervantes (Museo del Prado) Retrato del escritor español Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616), autor de Don Quijote de la Mancha. Foto: Eduardo Balaca / Public Domain
Cervantes Jáuregui
Cervantes Jáuregui Portrait of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra commonly said to be that which, according to the prologue to Cervantes' "Exemplary Novels", was painted by Ju... Foto: Attributed to Juan Martínez de Jáuregui y Aguilar / Public Domain
Retrato-cervantes
Retrato-cervantes Retrat de Miguel de Cervantes Foto: Liteeurop16 / CC BY-SA 4.0

Age

how old was Miguel de Cervantes when he died?

68

Miguel de Cervantes died in 1616 at the age of 68.


Biographical data

Birthday September 29th, 1547 (Monday)
Place of Birth Alcalá de Henares
City of Spain in the Madrid metropolitan area
Death Date April 22nd, 1616 (Friday)
Death place Madrid
capital and largest city of Spain
Birth sign (Zodiac) Libra (The Scales) ♎
Chinese Zodiac Goat 羊

Other similar and famous people

Spanish novelist, poet, and playwright (1547-1616)

Miguel de Cervantes

Birthday

When was Miguel de Cervantes born?

Miguel de Cervantes was born on September 29th, 1547.

Death

When did Miguel de Cervantes die?

Miguel de Cervantes died on April 22nd, 1616 at the age of 68 in Madrid (capital and largest city of Spain). Today Miguel de Cervantes would be 475 years old.

Place of Birth

Where was Miguel de Cervantes born?

Alcalá de Henares (city of Spain in the Madrid metropolitan area).

Death place

Where did Miguel de Cervantes die?

Madrid (capital and largest city of Spain).

Zodiac

What is the zodiac sign of Miguel de Cervantes?

Miguel de Cervantes was born in the zodiac sign Libra (The Scales).

Chinese Zodiac

Which Chinese zodiac sign does Miguel de Cervantes have?

Miguel de Cervantes was born in 1547 in the year of the Chinese zodiac Goat.

Miguel de Cervantes: Future birthdays

Birthdays of famous people

Elīza Tīruma: Age & BirthdayMichael Jackson: Age & BirthdayKatie Stevens: Age & BirthdayBarack Obama: Age & BirthdayMS Dhoni: Age & BirthdayDaniel Radcliffe: Age & BirthdayAbiy Ahmed Ali: Age & BirthdayFrançois Hollande: Age & BirthdayNelson Mandela: Age & BirthdayAlistair Casey: Age & BirthdayErna Solberg: Age & BirthdayMiroslav Klose: Age & BirthdayUwe Seeler: Age & BirthdayDonald Trump: Age & BirthdayEmma Watson: Age & BirthdayVladimir Putin: Age & Birthday

Died on April 22nd, 1616:
Anniversaries of death

Other personalities born on September 29

Also born in 1547