William Shakespeare was born in April 26,1564 through April 23,1616. William Shakespeare jobs were a poet,playwriter, and an actor. His nationally was english. His spouse was name Anne Hathaway. William Shakespeare had three children. William Shakespeare was known for the most famous english writer of thr world. He is often called the “England’s National Poet”. Shakespeare was an actor in London.
Shakespeare produced most of his known work between 1589 and 1613. Early plays were mainly comedies and histories, genres he raised to the peak of sophistication and artistry by the end of the 16th century. He wrote a lot of romances too. William Shakespeare was the son of John Shakespeare an Aldermanand a successful glover originally from Snitterfield, and Mary Arden the daughter of an affluent landowning farmer.
When William was eighteen, he married his wife who was twenty-six at the time. Before Shakespeare died,he wrote three more poem that were calloborations.Shakespeare and wife had eight children, including daughter Susanna, twins Hamnet, Judith, and Edmund. Susanna received most of the Bard’s fortune when he died in 1616, age 52. Hamnet died at age 11, Judith at 77. Susanna dies in 1649, age 66.
Of the 154 sonnets or poems, the playwright penned, his first 26 were said to be directed to an aristocratic young man who did not want to marry. Sonnets 127 – 152 talk about a dark woman, the Bard seems to have had mixed feelings for.Most academics agree that William wrote his first play, Henry VI, Part One around 1589 to 1590 when he would have been roughly 25 years old.William was born to a Stratford tanner named John Shakespeare.
His mother Mary was the daughter of a wealthy gentleman-farmer named Robert Arden.Few people realize that aside from writing 37 plays and composing 154 sonnets, William was also an actor who performed many of his own plays as well as those of other playwrights (Ben Jonson)As an actor performing his own plays, William performed before Queen Elizabeth I and later before James I who was an enthusiastic patron of his work.William Shakespeare is one of the most identifiable icons of England. Others include members of England’s Royal family, Westminister Abbey, Big Ben, and red double-decker buses.