William shakespeare's biography and life storyan english poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the english language and the shakespeare produced most of his known work between 1589 and 1613 his early plays were mainly comedies and histories, genres he raised to the. This biography of william shakespeare reveals the life of the man behind the plays his father became a wealthy town official and his mother was from an important, respected family it is widely assumed that he attended the local grammar school where he would have studied latin, greek and. Biography of william shakespeare william shakespeare's father, john shakespeare, moved to stratford-upon-avon in the mid-sixteenth century, where he became although there are many records of his life as a citizen of stratford, including marriage and birth certificates, very little information. Shakespeare's works are known throughout the world, but his personal life is shrouded in mystery learn more at biographycom by the early 1590s, william shakespeare was a managing partner in the lord chamberlain's men, a popular theater company.
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William shakespeare childhood & early life theatrical beginnings stint at poetry his works & style childhood & early life william shakespeare was born to john shakespeare and mary arden though his actual date of birth is not known, it is traditionally observed on april 23, 1564. William shakespeare, family of william shakespeare, biography of shakespeare, mary arden. Smart, fresh history of william shakespeare biography by phds and masters from stanford so who was william shakespeare we don't know the man nearly as well as we know his works of course, this hasn't stopped centuries' worth of crazy rumors from popping up around his life, some of.
William shakespeare biography - william shakespeare is regarded by many as the greatest during his early writing career, shakespeare mostly wrote comic plays however, as his career the later stages of his career gave english literature shakespearian tragicomedies and romances. His early life william shakespeare was baptized on 26 april 1564 we don't know the exact date of his birth but in the 16th century it was normal for when he was 18 william shakespeare married a woman named anne hathaway they married in november 1582 and their daughter susanna was. Records survive relating to william shakespeare's family through these, we can gain an understanding of the context of shakespeare's early life and shakespeare would have lived with his family in their house on henley street until he turned eighteen when he was eighteen, william.
Short bio of william shakespeare william shakespeare was born in stratford-upon-avon on 23rd april 1564 relatively prosperous, it is likely the family paid for williams education, although there is no after his marriage, information about the life of shakespeare is sketchy, but it seems he spent. Shakespeare's childhood and family life william shakespeare was born in stratford-upon-avon, a bustling market town 100 miles northwest of london, and baptized there on april 26, 1564 his birthday is traditionally celebrated on april 23, which was the date of his death in 1616 and is the feast day of. William shakespeare was an english poet and playwright, who is known for his plays even today he is regarded as the greatest writer in the english language, often called 'bard of avon' (or simply 'the bard') amongst all his works, the ones that have survived till date include 38 plays, 154 sonnets. William shakespeare was indisputably among the top english-language poets and playwrights of all time he was born in the village of stratford-upon-avon in april 1564 his mother was from a family of landed gentry in the absence of records detailing shakespeare's early education, historians guess.
The earliest written record of shakespeare's life in london comes from a statement by the rival playwright robert greene in 1596, shakespeare applied for a coat of arms for his family, in effect making himself a gentleman consequently, his daughters made good matches, marrying wealthy. William shakespeare biography perhaps the most fascinating thing is why we know so little about shakespeare's life hundreds of biographers have written thick books about his life and so we have come to believe that we know a great deal about him, but most of that is speculation. William shakespeare, england's greatest playwright - his life and work part of british biograhy at britain express shakespeare was withdrawn from school due to his familiy's financial difficulties, and never completed his education, which makes his subsequent accomplishments all the more. The 'lost years', william shakespeare's actual appearance, william shakespeare's plays, william shakespeare's sonnets, and his breadth of knowledge and what about the life of anne hathaway - we have compiled a comprehensive biography piecing together her life with william shakespeare.
Early life william shakespeare was the son of john shakespeare, an alderman and a successful glover (glove-maker) originally from snitterfield it features a spear as a pun on the family name[e] after the birth of the twins, shakespeare left few historical traces until he is mentioned as part of the. William shakespeare biography bookmark this page manage my reading list family background mary arden, william shakespeare's mother, brought a long and impressive family lineage to her marriage to john, one that traces itself back to william the conqueror.
Early life william shakespeare was born on april 23, 1564, in stratford-upon-avon, england his mother, mary arden, was the daughter of a three early comedies demonstrate that shakespeare had learned to fuse conventional characters with convincing representations of the human life he knew. 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 william began his career as a playwright in london in 1592 soon he himself started acting and also became part-owner of a playwright company. William shakespearefor all his fame and celebration, william shakespeare remains a the next documented event in shakespeare's life is his marriage to anne hathaway on november 28, 1582 evidently, shakespeare garnered envy early on for his talent, as related by the critical attack of.