MIGUEL DE CERVANTES SAAVEDRA - HIS LIFE

Timeline created by Miss Vivi S
  • Sep 29, 1547

    BIRTH

    BIRTH
    Miguel de Cervantes was born in Alcalá, near Madrid, on 29th September in 1547. ( Miss Vivi)
  • Oct 9, 1547

    Cervantes was baptized by Mia and Juliana

    Cervantes was baptized by Mia and Juliana
    Cervantes was baptized in Alcala de Henares on October 9th,1547, at the parish church of Santa Maria la Mayor.
  • Oct 9, 1547

    HIS BAPTISM by Catalina

    HIS BAPTISM by Catalina
    On this day in 1547, Miguel de Cervantes is baptized in Alcala de Heraves, Spain, a university town near Madrid. Cervantes, the fouth son of a deaf apothecary,studied with Madrid humanist Juan Lopez before traveling to Rome, where he worked for a future cardinal in the late 1560s.
  • Sep 15, 1569

    Cervantes moved to Italy(by julia)

    Cervantes moved to Italy(by julia)
    In 1569,Cervantes moved to Ital, where he served as a valet to Guilio Acquaviva,a wealthy priest who was elevated to cardinal the next year.
  • Jan 1, 1570

    Military career By Mati

    Military career By Mati
    In 1570 Cervantes joined the Spanish forces at Naples, Italy. As a soldier he witnessed the naval victory at the Gulf of Lepanto in Greece in 1571. He was wounded twice in the chest and once in the left hand. Cervantes often mentioned this victory in his works. He saw battle action from 1572 through 1574.
  • Mar 27, 1575

    Pili and Abru

    Pili and Abru
    Ater getting captured by pirates a couple months ago, Cervantes left the army to do better things
  • MARRIAGE by Marti Bannier and Sofi

    MARRIAGE by Marti Bannier and Sofi
    In Esquivias, Toledo, on 12th December in 1584, he married a much younger lady called Catalina de Salazar y Palacios (born Esquivias – d. 31 October 1626), the daughter of Fernando de Salazar y Vozmediano and Catalina de Palacios.
  • Galatea

    In 1585, Cervantes published a pastoral novel named La Galatea.
  • DON QUIXOTE by Indy

    DON QUIXOTE by Indy
    Published in two volumes, in 1605 and 1615, Don Quixote is considered the most influential work of literature from the Spanish Golden Age
  • Cervantes publish the first part of Don Quixote by Victoria S

    Cervantes publish the first part of Don Quixote by Victoria S
    In 1605 Cervante publish the first part of Don Quixote
  • Parnaso trip by Clara

    Parnaso trip by Clara
    His most ambitious work in verse was Parnaso trip.
  • Don Quixote second part (Moro)

    Don Quixote second part (Moro)
    This is the second part of the famous book of Don Quixote made by Miguel de Cervantes
  • Second part of Don Quixote by Victoria Z

    Second part of Don Quixote by Victoria Z
    In 1615 Cervantes published the second part of Don Quixote
  • DEATH by Marti Copia and Sol

    DEATH by Marti Copia and Sol
    He died on April 22nd in 1616, in Madrid. He was buried on the grounds of a convent there, in an unmarked grave.
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