By: Jacob M.

William shakespeares life

He was born in the year 1564 in a market town called Stratfornd-upon-Avon.

He lived for a total of 52 years and died on April 23, 1616 in his home-town. The cause of his death is a mystery. Shakespeare had three kids Susanna, Hamnet, and Judith with his wife Anne Hathaway. He married his wife at the age of 18 while she was 26.

Shakespeare Accomplishments

He was a successfull writer, actor, and poet. Some of his famous plays from three diffrent catogories are Hamlet, Julius Caesar, and The Comedy of Errors

Shakespeare used the globe theater for his plays

The Globe Theater was built in a style that was similar to a colosseum theater. It could hold about 1500 people and had no heating so all the plays were performed in the summer. On June 29, 1613 their was a fire that burned in down but about a year later the second one was built. After about 30 years the theater was taken down in 1644.