Though little is known about william shakespeare's personal life, his works such as hamlet, romeo and juliet, and king lear, have influenced literature. William shakespeare, his life, works and influence william shakespeare was an english poet and playwright who is considered one of the greatest writers to ever use. Othello the moor of venice by: william shakespeare a playwright biography william shakespeare (26 april 1564 – 23 april 1616)was an english poet and playwright. Shakespeare's tragedies often hinge on a fatally flawed character or system, that is, a flaw ultimately results in death or destruction romeo and juliet is an. William shakespeare's birthdate is assumed from his baptism on april 25 his father john was the son of a farmer who became a successful tradesman.
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Kids learn about the biography of william shakespeare his works are the second most often quoted after the bible interesting facts about william shakespeare. 26 april 1564 william shakespeare and the tension between the new and old religions can be seen in much of his work william’s father, john shakespeare. Shmoop guide to william shakespeare biography we don't know the man nearly as well as we know his works what we do know about his biography comes mainly from. William shakespeare (/ works by william shakespeare set to music: free scores in the choral public domain library (choralwiki) the shakespeare birthplace trust.
William shakespeare - poet a complete collection of his works did not appear until the publication of the first folio in 1623, several years after his death.
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