Shakespeare is renowned as the english playwright and poet whose body of works is considered the greatest in history of english literature surprisingly for the world's greatest playwright, we actually know very little about shakespeare's life.
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William shakespeare - shakespeare the poet and dramatist: shakespeare lived at a time when ideas and social structures established in the middle ages still informed human thought and behaviour.
William shakespeare, shakespeare also spelled shakspere, byname bard of avon or swan of avon, (baptized april 26, 1564, stratford-upon-avon, warwickshire, england—died april 23, 1616, stratford-upon-avon), english poet, dramatist, and actor, often called the english national poet and considered by many to be the greatest dramatist of all time.
William shakespeare facts william shakespeare was an english poet, playwright, and actor he was born on 26 april 1564 in stratford-upon-avon his father was a successful local businessman and his mother was the daughter of a landowner shakespeare is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the english language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.
William shakespeare (baptized on april 26, 1564 – april 23, 1616) was an english playwright, actor and poet who also known as the “bard of avon” and often called england’s national poet.