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Birth Name: William Sheakespeare

Born: 23 April 1564 Died: 23 April 1616

Born and residing in: United Kingdom

Height: 6' 4"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Anne Hathaway (Shakespeare wife)


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Description: His birthdate is assumed from his baptism on April 25. His father John was the son of a farmer who became a successful tradesman; his mother 'Mary Arden' was gentry. He studied Latin works at Stratford Grammar School, leaving about age 15. About this time his father suffered an unknown financial setback, though the family home remained in his possession. An affair with Anne Hathaway, 8 years his senior and a nearby farmer's daughter, led to pregnancy and a hasty marriage late in 1582. Susanna was born in May of 1583, twins Hamnet and Judith in January of 1585. By 1592 he was an established actor and playwright in London though h ... (more)
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