Shakespeare was a famous writer in the Elizabethan times(late 16th and early 17th century) . He wrote many plays such as Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Nights Dream, Julius Caesar and other iconic plays he made. Shakespeare was known for his intellect, artistry, wit and insight of human nature.
Shakespeare. Photographer. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. quest.eb.com/search/115_2670990/1/115_2670990/cite. Accessed 8 Mar 2017.
Shakespeare was born in Stratford-on-Avon on April 23, 1564 or April 24, 1564 we recognize his birthday as the 23rd though. In his home town he attended school where he studied Latin and Greek rhetoric, history, and literature but didn't attend a university. (Wells, 1)
SHAKESPEARE: OTHELLO. - Iago plots the downfall of Othello (Act I, Scene III) in William Shakespeare's play. Wood engraving after Sir John Gilbert (1817-1897).. Fine Art. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. quest.eb.com/search/140_1689413/1/140_1689413/cite. Accessed 10 Mar 2017 (He's sassy)
Shakespeare was associated with two companies The Chamberlain's Men and The Kings Men. In the companies no women were in the plays, the woman's part was played by high pitched men instead of women. (Wright, 12)
SHAKESPEARE: JULIUS CAESAR. - Marcus Junius Brutus addressing the citizens of Rome in Act III, scene 2 of William Shakespeare's 'Julius Caesar.' Engraving after Sir John Gilbert.. Fine Art. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. quest.eb.com/search/140_1672792/1/140_1672792/cite. Accessed 10 Mar 2017.
Shakespeare believed to have died on April 23, 1616 (his possible birthday) at age 52. Not much is known about his death, there are many theories of how he did die but for now nobody knows for sure but his body is buried in the Holy Trinity Church, located on the banks of the Avon River in Stratford. (Asimov, 1)
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