William shakespeare biography - william shakespeare is regarded by many as the greatest dramatist of all times an englishman, shakespeare was also a poet . “are you the author of the plays of william shakespeare” asks viola in the first shakespeare biography, “some account of the life, &c of mr william. Morgan's fictional chronicle is better written, and more interesting, than any scholarly biography after all, the biographer can only carbon-date.
It is possible that shakespeare intentionally destroyed records related to his personal life before he died he lived at a time when religious persecution was still. William shakespeare was an english poet and dramatist read this brief biography to find more on his life. William shakespeare was a renowned english poet, playwright, and actor born in 1564 in stratford-upon-avon his birthday is most commonly celebrated on 23. William shakespeare, often regarded as the greatest playwright of all on april 23, 1616, which is believed to have been his 52nd birthday.
However, as shakespeare was born under the old julian calendar, what was april 23rd during shakespeare's life would actually be may 3rd according to. That's the problem with the standard shakespearean biography historians have found lots of literary references to william shakespeare, but they are. More than an actual life-story, bate sets out to write an 'intellectual biography' of shakespeare the book takes its structure from the 'all the. William shakespeare was probably born on about april 23, 1564, the date that is traditionally given for his birth he was. So, when i say we don't know that much about william shakespeare, we really don't we don't even know his birthday because birth certificates - short- or.
Who was shakespeare watch this story, one of our 'shakespeare lives' videos, and find out. William shakespeare biography of william shakespeare and a searchable collection of works. History play wrights for william shakespeare, biography (1564-1616) and william shakespeare literature, life, works, pictures, life and poems romeo and juliet.
William shakespeare was born on april 23, 1564, in stratford-upon-avon, england his mother, mary arden, was the daughter of a wealthy landowner from a. William shakespeare (baptized on april 26, 1564 to april 23, 1616) was an english playwright, actor and poet also known as the “bard of avon” and often called. County warwickshire, probably born on apr 23, 1564 his mother was a daughter of robert of wellington, and william of her ten children was her eldest son. Short bio of william shakespeare william shakespeare was born in stratford- upon-avon on 23rd april 1564 his father william was a. The best works of shakespeare biography, as recommended by columbia your next choice is a work by e k chambers called william shakespeare: a study.
Description the life of william shakespeare is a fascinating and wide-ranging exploration of shakespeare's life and works focusing on oftern neglected literary . Some frequently grappled with pills and the bottle others succumbed to lifelong demons here are 10 writers with crazy life stories. The exact date of shakespeare's birth is unknown, but it is accepted that he was born in april of 1564 in stratford-upon-avon in warwickshire, england, and. Britannica classics: william shakespearethis film recounts the life of shakespeare there on april 26, 1564 his birthday is traditionally celebrated on april 23.
Instead of relying on the meagre evidence about shakespeare's personal life, shapiro's biography examines how public events left their mark. William shakespeare is considered to be one of the most influential shakespeare was born in 1564 in the town of stratford-upon-avon to a glove maker and. William shakespeare was the son of john shakespeare, he was born in stratford-upon-avon and baptised there on 26 april 1564.
Biography seeks the author in the works, the personality that precedes the dowden, and standardised by sir sidney lee‟s life of william shakespeare. For all his fame and celebration, william shakespeare remains a mysterious figure with regards to personal history there are just two primary sources for. I regularly teach my college's introduction to shakespeare class, and have found this to be a very good overview of the bard's life and times micheal wood's film.