Information about William Shakespeare's life derives from public instead of
private documents: vital records, real estate and tax records, lawsuits, records of
Since William Shakespeare lived more than 400 years ago, and many records
from that time are lost or never existed in the first place, we don't know everything
William Shakespeare's works are known throughout the world, but his personal
life is shrouded in mystery. Learn more at Biography.com.
Shakespeare's plays are known for their universal themes and insight into the
human condition. Yet much about the playwright is a mystery.
Or several, judging from the published speculation focused on her life and
marriage. SRC Shakespeare's "Lost Years": William Shakespeare may be the
On this day in History, William Shakespeare born on Apr 23, 1564. ... The events
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Some basic facts about William Shakespeare's life, works and plays for those
new to Shakespeare and the British Library's online quartos.
Beyond the records of his baptism in 1564 and his burial in 1616 there is little
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Background information on William Shakespeare's life, works and plays,
including his time in Stratford-Upon-Avon and the companies and actors who