William Shakespear was born at 26 april 1564 in a house at Henley Street
Stratford-upon-Avon, Storbritannien, and died at 23 april 1616 in the same place.
He was an English poet, playwright and actor.
He is the most famous in England and the world.
His father William was a successful local businessman, and his mother Mary was the daughter of a landowner.
He had seven siblings.
His parents paid his education at university.
In 1582 William Was 18 years old he married Anne Hathaway who was 26 years old. They had three children Susanna, Hamnet and Juliet.
Their only son Hamnet died aged just 11.