It is concerning the type of calendar, not country. Search for England and
Italy in the file. Line 166.

On Tuesday, 24 May 2016, <ja+ruby / josealberto.org> wrote:

> Issue #12424 has been reported by JoseAlberto Suarez.
>
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> Misc #12424: Inaccurate example in documentation
> https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/12424
>
> * Author: JoseAlberto Suarez
> * Status: Open
> * Priority: Normal
> * Assignee:
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> in
> https://github.com/ruby/ruby/blob/ffb34cce89c63d43e2ae6a5c3956489fd3c5c4c7/ext/date/date_core.c#L9478
>
>      *     shakespeare = DateTime.iso8601('1616-04-23', Date::ENGLAND)
>      *      #=> Tue, 23 Apr 1616 00:00:00 +0000
>      *     cervantes = DateTime.iso8601('1616-04-23', Date::ITALY)
>      *      #=> Sat, 23 Apr 1616 00:00:00 +0000
>
> But Cervantes Died (and born) in Spain, not Italy
>
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