William Shakespeare was a man of greatness. He was a writer, actor, husband to Anne, and father of twin boys.
William Shakespeare's parents were named Richard, the father and Mary, the mother. The couple married despite the nine year age difference between the two.
William did not grow up in a family of nobility. But he was a mature young boy. He worked with his family on the farm until he discovered his talent for writing.
Shakespeare attended the local grammar school, King's New School, where the curriculum would have stressed a classical education of Greek mythology, Roman comedy, ancient history, rhetoric, grammar, Latin, and possibly Greek.
Shakespeare, at age eighteen married Anne Hathaway eight years William's age. their first child was Susanna in 1583 and then twins, Hamnet and Judith, came in 1585,
Shakespeare went to work as an actor in London while anne remained in the Henley street house with her in-laws to raise their kids.
Anne Hathaway died in 1555/56 – 6 August 1623. She outlived her husband for seven years when William died of plague.
Shakespeare wrote some of the best, still known and performed, poetry, and Shakespeare plays. His best are "Romeo and Juliet", "The Merchant of Venice" and "Hamlet."
William became a successful and wealthy man. His talent greatly changed the theatre world only to make it better.