William Shakespeare

one of the worlds greatest poets

fun facts

  • He died at the age of 42.
  • William had 3 children two were twins
  • the only boy [one of the twins] died at the age of 11.
  • The other two lived till they were older

Early life

William Shakespeare was born April 23,1564 in Stratford-upon-avon. His parents were John and Mary Shakespeare. He had 7 siblings, two older sisters die before he was born, then one more after.


He went to grammar school and graduated from that at the age of 15


play writing and poety when he got a chance as a younger kid.


He wrote 37 plays and 154 sonnets, two long narrative peoms,and several shorter poems.

older life

He married a women named Anne Hathaway. They had 3 kids and one died at the age of 11. Then he move to London to work in the theater. In 1613 he moved back home. 3 years later he die at his home place Startford-upon-avon 1616.

The End