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Poet William Shakespeare

Full Name :  William Shakespeare
Nick name : the bard
Nationality : English
Born City   : Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Birth Date  : April 1564
Profession : English poet
Height : 5 Feet 6 inches
Religion :Protestant and outlawed Catholicism
College/University : King Edward VI School, Stratford-upon-Avon

Died on : 23 April , 1616

Father Name : John Shakespeare
Mother Name : Mary Shakespeare
Spouse/Partner : Anne Hathaway
Siblings :Anne Hathaway , Anne Hathaway , Anne Shakespeare , Gilbert Shakespeare , Margaret Shakespeare , Richard Shakespeare
Children: Richard Shakespeare , Judith Quiney , Susanna Hall

Interesting Facts about Poet William Shakespeare:

He was known out to be the world’s greatest dramatist.
He had written with almost 38 plays and 154 sonnets.
He received a classical Latin education at King’s New School in Stratford.
He got married with Anne Hathaway when he was only 18.
He had worked as being the actor, writer and co-owner of a drama company called the ‘Lord Chamberlain’s Men’.


Poet William Shakespeare Life Facts:


Poet William Shakespeare was born on April 1564 at the place of Stratford upon Avon in United States. He was born in the house of John Shakespeare and Mary Shakespeare. He has total 8 siblings and he was the eldest of the entire surviving son.  He got the early education from the place of King’s new School in Stratford in 1553. Being one of the top selling writers, he was the author of so many plays and books in the beginning of 1594. Later on he reached at the success of the popularity by acting upon in the profession of being the play-writer. He was known out to be one of “the Principal Actors in all these Plays”.. He got married with Anne Hathaway at the age of 18. He had 3 kids, one daughter and two twin sons. He was a kid of reserved nature and used to stay alone much keeping himself busy in writing poetry and poems.

Death of William Shakespeare:


            Poet William Shakespeare died on 23 April 1616 in his family home, New Place. His grave is at the place of Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon. The main cause behind his death is still the mystery but it has been investigated around that Shakespeare, Drayton, and Ben Jonson had a merry meeting and they all drank too hard that become the main cause for the poet death as of a fever there contracted.

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