On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1616

Famous Deaths


Person of interestMiguel de Cervantes

Miguel de Cervantes y Saavedra, Spanish author (Don Quixote), dies of a cirrhosis at 68


1616 Highlights

About April 22, 1616

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 404 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus