By: Emma

Shakespeare Background!

+ William Shakespeare was born on April 23, 1564 and died on that same day in 1616.

+ He was baptized 3 days after his birth in Stratford-Upon-Avon

+ He had 7 siblings; 3 boys and 3 girls

+ Married Anne Hathaway at the age of 18

+ They had a son and twin girls

+ He had wrote 37 plays and 154 sonnets

Shakespeare Plays!

Shakespeare had wrote many plays!

+ He wrote about tragedies, comedies, and histories

+ Some tragedies were: Hamlet, Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet, etc.

+ Some comedies were: A Midsummer Night's Dream, All's Well That Ends Well, etc.

+ Some Histories were: Henry IV, Part 1, King John, Richard III, etc.

People and places of 1564