William Shakespeare

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William Shakespeare (born April 23, 1564) is famous for being playwright. He currently resides in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. Elizabethan era playwright and poet who is regarded as the most influential writer in English literature. The author of 38 plays and 154 sonnets, he is particularly famous for Hamlet, Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, and Othello (tragedies) and for A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Much Ado About Nothing, and The Taming of the Shrew (comedies).

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William Shakespeare
Place of Birth
Stratford-upon-Avon, England
Date of Birth
April 23, 1564 (age 460)
Anglican / Episcopalian

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William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England on Thursday, April 23, 1564 (G.I. Generation generation). He is 460 years old and is a Taurus. William Shakespeare was an English poet, playwright, and actor, 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”. His extant works, including collaborations, consist of approximately 38 plays, 154 sonnets, two long narrative poems, and a few other verses, some of uncertain authorship. His plays have been translated into every major living language and are performed more often than those of any other playwright. His influence on the English language far exceeds that of any other literary figure. Some of his original phrases include “dead as a doornail,” “a sorry sight,” “foul play,” “hot-blooded,” and “in a pickle.”

During his youth, he likely attended the King’s New School in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England. His London theatrical career began around the year 1592. William Shakespeare attended King Edward VI School. William Shakespeare is a member of Richest Celebrities and Playwrights.


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Shakespeare’s work profoundly influenced the literary development of numerous other authors, including James Joyce (an early twentieth-century Irish author known for a brilliantly complex novel entitled Ulysses).

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