By: Bella Parsons

Who was Shakespeare?

Shakespeare was a author, actor, and a sucessful poet. He was born in Stratford-upon-Avon he married Anne Hathaway and had three children named Susanna, Hamnet, and Judith. Throughout his life he made 36 plays and 154 somets and other poems. He wrote Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, Othello, Henry IV, Julius Ceasar, Anthony and Cleopatra, The comedies of errors, Alls well that ends well, and a Midsummers nights dream. Shakespeare was also the joint owner of the well-known Globe Theatre in1599. He died on April 23, 1616.