|Topic: Romeo and Juliet by William |Name: | |Shakespeare | | | |Date: | |English 1 Level 1 |Period: |
|Shakespeare |William Shakespeare was born in April 23, 1564. | | |Parents - John and Mary Shakespeare. | | |3rd of 8 children. | | |Baptismal record of W.S but other records of him are limited. | | |Younger years were a mystery; rumors about jobs he worked. | | |Acc. to church records, Shakespeare married Anne Hathaway in | | |1582. | | |William was eighteen & Anne was twenty-six. | | |Had three children together: Susanna, Hamnet, and Judith. | | |Shakespeare left family in 1591 to pursue writing in London. | | |August 1596- Hamnet died at age of 11. C.O.D unknown. | | |Shakespeare developed a reputation as actor & playwright in 1592 | | |1594- William got involved with a group of actors named “The Lord | | |Chamberlain’s Men.” | | |Group later changed their name to “The King’s Men”. | | |1598- Shakespeare collaborated with other actors designed and | | | built The Globe | | |Circular theater | | |1612- Shakespeare retired back to Stratford now rich and famous | |...
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