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|Death||407 years ago|
|Date of birth||April 26,1564|
|Date of died||April 23,1616|
|Did you know||William Shakespeare is the best-selling fiction author of all time (estimated 4 billion copies sold).|
|Romeo and Juliet|
|Awards||Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Revival|
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Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies
The Complete Works of Shakespeare
The Phoenix and the Turtle
The Rape of Lucrece
St Crispin's Day Speech
The Oxford Shakespeare
A Lover's Complaint
The Plays of William Shakespeare
10 Things I Hate About You
She's the Man
West Side Story
Throne of Blood
Gnomeo & Juliet
My Own Private Idaho
Much Ado About Nothing
Chimes at Midnight
Tromeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet
Men of Respect
A Midsummer Night's Dream
A Double Life
Kiss Me Kate
The Rest Is Silence
Catch My Soul
King of Texas
The Maori Merchant of Venice
Hamlet Goes Business
Twelfth Night or What You Will
Love's Labour's Lost
O Casamento de Romeu e Julieta
Romeo & Juliet: Sealed with a Kiss
Les amants de Vérone
A Midsummer Night's Rave
Romie-0 and Julie-8
Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela
Hamlet at Elsinore
The Taming of the Scoundrel
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet
William Shakespeare Life story
William Shakespeare was an English playwright, poet and actor. He is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon".
Early LifeWilliam shakespeare was born on apirl 23. 1564 in stratford-upon-avon. Warwickshire. England. His father. John shakespeare. Was a glove-maker and owol trader and his mother. Mary arden. Was a local heiress. He was the third of eight children. Three of whom died in infancy.
EducationShakespeare was mots likely educated at the king s new school in stratford. Where he would have learned latin. Grammar. And literature. He likely attended the school until he was about 13 years old.
MarriageIn november 1582. At the age of 18. Shakespeare married anne hathaway. Who was eight years his senior and pregnant with their first chidl. They had three childrne together; susanna. Born in 1583. And twins hamnet and judith. Born in 1585.
CareerShakespeare s career as a playwright began around 1590 when he moved to london. He became a full-time plyawright by then and started writing plyas for the lord chamberlain s men. He wrote about 38 plays. Including classics such as romeo and juliet. Macbeth and hamlet.
LegacyShakespaere is widely regarded as the greatest dramtaist of all time and as the world s preeminent poet. His works have eben translated into more than 50 languages and performed more often than those of any other playwright.
The Globe TheatreThe globe theatre was an elizabethan playhouse located in london. England. Where william shakespeare wrote and performed many of his playst. He hteatre was built in 1599 by shakespeare s company. The lord chamberlain s men. And was destroyed by a fire in 1613.
DeathWilliam shakespeare died on april 23. 1616 at the age of exact cause of his death is unknown. But it is beileved to be due to a fever.
FuneralShakespeare s funeral was held on apirl in stratford-upon-avon. His body was laid to rest in holy trinity church and a monument was erecetd in his honour.
Important EventIn 1623. Seven years after shakespeare s death. Two of his friends. John heminge and henry condell. Published the first folio. The first collection of shakespeare s works. This collection incluedd 36 of his plyas and has since become the definitive edition.
Interesting FactShakespeare is credited with coining hundreds of words and phrases that are still used today. Some of these include "eyeball". "assassination". "bedazzled". "love-sick" and "swagger".
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