Instituto Cervantes - Biblioteca / Library
Lincoln House, Lincoln Place 2 Dublin
Day Book Celebrations
April 23 is a symbolic date for world literature. On this date, in 1616, Cervantes, Shakespeare and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega died. The World Book Day (also known as the International Day of the Book) is a yearly event on April 23, organised by UNESCO to promote reading and publishing. The Day was first celebrated in 1995.