Shakespeare, was a an English playwright, poet, and actor. He influenced many people around the world, and he made poetry be looked at in a different perspective.
Shakespeare and his multiple family members attended schooling for Latin, Literature, and Rhetoric, they had high standards in school. "William was born the third of eighth children around April 23, 1564, In Stratford, a market town about one hundred miles northwest of London. His father, John, was a shopkeeper and a man of importance" William attended grammar school, where he studied Latin grammar, literature and rhetoric."(Anderson, A Genius From Stratford). Shakespeare had multiply siblings and always had people around him, who always gave him support with decisions and other things he dealt with. Shakespeare’s education was very important to him, it got him to where he was back then.
Shakespeare is know as one of the greats in all of playrighting, poetry, and acting. A lot of people majority in England know Shakespeare as potentially one of the finest poets that ever lived. "Shakespeare, William was an English playwright, poet, and actor. Many people regard him as the world’s greatest dramatist and the finest poet England has ever produced. A number of records exist that deal with Shakespeare’s life. Shakespeare wrote at least 38 plays,two major narrative poems, a sequence of sonnets, and several short poems."(Jesse M. "Shakespeare, William." <i>World Book Advanced)Shakespeare is going down as one of the best poet's of all time and his writing is one of the greatest that people know and teach nowadays. Shakespeare is going down in the history book as a historical figure.
Shakespeare's marriage and family
William Shakespeare married Anne Hathaway, they were eight years apart and they had three children. Shakespeare pursued in dream in London and eventually became a member of Lord Chamberlin's Men."William Shakespeare married Anne Hathaway who was eight years older than he was, somewhere after the birth of their THIRD child Shakespeare moved to London and leaving is family in Stratford" Several years later by 1592, Shakespeare became an actor and a playwright. By 1594 he was a charter member of the theatrical company called the Lord Chamberlin's Men"(Anderson A Genius From Stratford). Shakespeare's life deeply influenced what he did and the decisions he made. He first became a playwright and actor in London where he first explored the career he desired.
Shakespeare's last years
Shakespeare produced three last plays before he announced his "retirement". He then reduced his activity from writing poems and narratives, and he purchased a house in 1612-13 in the London area. •"During his last eight years, Shakespeare was the sole author of only three plays—Cymbeline,The Tempest, and The Winter’s Tale , in writing three more plays. In the past, some scholars argued that The Tempest, written about 1610, was Shakespeare’s last play. Such a theory was encouraged by the presence in the play of passages that sound like a farewell to the stage. However, in 1612 and 1613, In addition,Shakespeare purchased a house in the Blackfriars district of London in 1613. The evidence thus suggests that Shakespeare gradually reduced his activity in London rather than ending it abruptly."(Seidel, Michael Globe Theatre) This showed people Shakespeare commitment and dedication to his play writing. He gave the poetry and literary his all. Shakespeare was the "king" of all playwrights.