William Shakespeare

William Shakespeaere was bornin Stratford upon Avon on April 23rd, 1564 but they consider his birthday to be the 26th because he was baptized on that day (Baker 1 ).

William Shakespeares birthplace

Sratford Upon Avon was important because of it was where the point of London crosses a bridge on its way to Shrewsbury (Thrasher 11).

One acting company he worked for was the Lord Chamberlin's men. (Baker 2).

The other acting company he worked for was the King's Men (Yancey 39)

Romeo And Juleit was written in 1595 or 1596 (Dickson 305)

Works Cited

Baker, William. "Shakespeare, William." In Baker, William, and Kenneth Womack, eds. The Facts On File Companion to Shakespeare. New York: Facts On File, Inc., 2012. Bloom's Literature, Facts On File, Inc. fofweb.infobase.com/activelink2.asp?ItemID=WE54&WID=98934&SID=5&iPin=CS0001&SingleRecord=True.

Thrasher, Thomas. The Importance of William Shakespeare. San Diego, CA, Lucent Books, 1999.ttfr5

Yancey, Diane. Life in the Elizabethan Theater. San Diego, CA, Lucent Books, 1997.

Dickson, Andrew. The Plays, the Poems, the Life. Place of Publication Not Identified, Rough Guides, 2005.

BiographyChannel. "William Shakespeare - Mini Biography." YouTube. YouTube, 12 Dec. 2012. Web. 17 Mar

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