William shakespeare biography describes the life of william shakespeare from birth to death, shakespeare biography describes all that is known about shakespeare's life from available documentation including court and church records, marriage certificates and criticisms by shakespeare's rivals. William shakespeare is a famous british playwright, which means he’s someone who wrote plays shakespeare lived around the late 16th century and early 17th century, and in between the reigns of queen elizabeth i and king james i. Below is a range of 50 little known facts about william shakespeare if these william shakespeare facts aren’t enough for you to understand the bard and his life, check out our complete biography of shakespeare, or this shakespeare timeline please take a moment to review this content readers rating rated 32 stars 32 / 5 (532.
In 1564, william shakespeare was born inside a half timbered house in henley street stratford-upon-avon his father name was john shakespeare he was a wool merchant and glove producer while his mother was called mary arden. The life of william shakespeare skip navigation sign in search loading close yeah, keep it undo close william shakespeare biography thecatastrophechynna loading. Though little is known about william shakespeare's personal life, his works such as hamlet, romeo and juliet, and king lear, have influenced literature and theater for over 400 years. William shakespeare was a renowned english poet, playwright, and actor born in 1564 in stratford-upon-avon his birthday is most commonly celebrated on 23 april (see when was shakespeare born ), which is also believed to be the date he died on in 1616.
Get free homework help on william shakespeare's hamlet: play summary, scene summary and analysis and original text, quotes, essays, character analysis, and filmography courtesy of cliffsnotes william shakespeare's hamlet follows the young prince hamlet home to denmark to attend his father's funeral hamlet is shocked to find his mother already remarried to his uncle claudius, the dead king's. William shakespeare who was shakespeare watch this story, one of our 'shakespeare lives' videos, and find out preparation game documents print the story print an activity for the story print the answers discussion which famous writers do you know write and tell us about a famous writer from your country. William’s father, john shakespeare, was a member of the borough council of stratford-upon-avon william was the third of eight children, though his two elder siblings did not survive childhood. You are here: home / william shakespeare resources / shakespeare’s life / william shakespeare biography the mystery of shakespeare’s genius is something we will probably never solve, and any attempt to understand how a human mind can be so creative fails even the most learned scholars.
William shakespeare (1564-1616), `the bard of avon', english poet and playwright wrote the famous 154 sonnets and numerous highly successful oft quoted dramatic works including the tragedy of the prince of denmark, hamlet. Firstly, compiling william shakespeare short biography is like filling the complete ocean into a bucket because william shakespeare’s life was full of many secrets, the secrets of. Early life of william shakespeare william shakespeare was a celebrated playwright, poet and actor he was born in the city of stratford-upon-avon in england, in the year 1564. William shakespeare (26 april 1564 (baptized) – 23 april 1616) was an english playwright, poet, and actor he wrote 37 plays (with about half of them considered comedies) and two long poems in his lifetime he lived in stratford-upon-avon, in warwickshire, england his plays are still performed today.
William shakespeare was the son of john shakespeare, an alderman and a successful glover (glove-maker) originally from snitterfield, and mary arden, the daughter of an affluent landowning farmer he was born in stratford-upon-avon and baptised there on 26 april 1564. William shakespeare was born on april 23, 1564, in stratford-upon-avon the son of john shakespeare and mary arden, he was probably educated at the king edward vi grammar school in stratford, where he learned latin and a little greek and read the roman dramatists. This biography of william shakespeare reveals the life of the man behind the plays learn about his early years, family, and theater career this biography of william shakespeare reveals the life of the man behind the plays learn about his early years, family, and theater career. William shakespeare new book: imagining shakespeare's wife shakespeare fans will enjoy katherine west scheil's book exploring the cultural depictions of shakespeare's wife, anne hathaway, throughout the. William shakespeare was born on april 23, 1564, in stratford-upon-avon, england his mother, mary arden, was the daughter of a wealthy landowner from a neighboring village his father, john, was a maker of gloves and a trader in farm produce.
The william shakespeare page at biographycom william shakespeare—biography and works an brief biography of william shakespeare from the literature network william shakspere documentary evidence an online presentation of all the documentary evidence we have on shakespeare. William shakespeare was an english poet and playwright who is considered one of the greatest writers to ever use the english language he is also the most famous playwright in the world, with his plays being translated in over 50 languages and performed across the globe for audiences of all ages. William shakespeare was born in stratford-upon-avon in april 1564, and his birth is traditionally celebrated on april 23 the facts of his life, known from surviving documents, are sparse. The 'lost years', william shakespeare's actual appearance, william shakespeare's plays, william shakespeare's sonnets, and his breadth of knowledge and the identity problem to name but a few difficult when compiling william shakespeare's biography.
According to tradition, the great english dramatist and poet william shakespeare is born in stratford-on-avon on april 23, 1564 it is impossible to be certain the exact day on which he was born. William shakespeare was born in stratford-upon-avon, warwickshire, england, descended from tenant farmers and landed gentry his traditional birth date, april 23, 1564, is conjectural baptism was. William shakespeare was an actor, playwright, poet, and theatre entrepreneur in london during the late elizabethan and early jacobean eras he was baptised on 26 april 1564 in stratford-upon-avon in warwickshire, england, in the holy trinity church. William shakespeare was born in stratford-upon-avon, warwickshire, england, descended from tenant farmers and landed gentry his traditional birth date, april 23, 1564, is conjectural.