Life of William Shakespeare Paper
Ever since the death of Shakespeare, his life was only well known about his plays and poems. He had written many famous Plays such as: Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth and etc and his famous poems were the Sonnets. Many decades have passed since his death and his plays and poems are still famous and read out loud in schools. Sadly, only a few people knew about Shakespeare's life and how he became a Bard. “Details about William Shakespeare’s life are sketchy, mostly mere surmise based upon court or other clerical records.” (enotes.com) Shakespeare's early life was not very well known to the public at this time but according “Enotes”, he was born in Stratford upon Avon, England in 1564. According to the website william-shakespeare.org.uk. There were records of William Shakespeare being born in the “Holy Trinity parish church, in Stratford,” on April 26, 1564. His dad John Shakespeare, was a “yeoman—a glover and commodities merchant. “(enotes.com). His mother Mary, was a Land owner or as they called it back then, a landed gentry. Shakespeare was the 3rd child of the family but he was one of the childs that lived for a long time. He had 4 sisters and 4 brothers.
According to William went to a grammar school until the age of fourteen but he did not continue his education at a university. In 1582, at the age of eighteen he married Anne Hathaway and had their first child, Susanna six months after their marriage in 1583. After two years, they had twins named Judith and Hamnet. It is estimated that Shakespeare arrived in London around 1588 and began to establish himself as an actor and playwright.” (bardweb.net ). According to “bardweb.net” the exact date of Shakespeare going to London is unknown but estimated to 1588. They thought Shakespeare moved to London because he was “pursued by the law for poaching deer on private property.” ( enotes.com ). The same year he was called an “upstart crow", the theater closed in London because...
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