Statue of Miguel de Cervantes
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Tomb of Don Quixote writer Cervantes' found in Madrid

Forensic scientists say they have found the tomb of one of Spain's greatest writers, Miguel de Cervantes, nearly 400 years after his death.

They believe they have found the bones of Cervantes, his wife and others recorded as buried with him at a convent in Madrid.

The writer's remains have been lost for centuries after they were moved from their original resting place

Camila Ruz reports.

  • 17 Mar 2015
  • From the section Europe
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