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William Shakespeare´S Creative Plays And Poems

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William Shakespeare was born on April 23, 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom. At seven years old he started school and attended Stratford grammar school. http://literarygenius.info/william-shakespeare-born.htm Age fourteen; Shakespeare left school and formal education. http://www.william-shakespeare.ino/william-shakespeare-biography-childhood-and-education.htm Four years later Shakespeare married Anne Hathaway in his hometown. In a short six months their first child Susanna was born. She was baptized on May 26th in Stratford parish church. After two years of Susanna being the only child, Hamnet and Judith were born. They were both baptized on February 2nd, 1585. ...view middle of the document...

James was an admirer of poetry and drama from his early age. http://shakespeare-online.com/biography/shakespearecontemps.html
Knowing Shakespeare’s talents and creative plays and poems, there had to be a basic idea of where he got his stories. With the exception of A Midsummer Night's Dream, Love's Labour's Lost and The Tempest, which are his original stories, Shakespeare borrowed his plots from others. http://www.shakespeare-online.com/faq/shakespeareinspired.html Not only did Shakespeare use other stories to create his own, but he also used nature. In many of Shakespeare’s sonnets he uses nature to describe the life of a man or even a woman’s face. He also used lots of metaphors and imagery to makes these ideas become better processed in our minds
At age fifty-two, Shakespeare died of an unknown cause. http://www.shakespeare-online.com/biography/deathofshakesphere.html During this time the plague was going on, but from Shakespeare’s life he remained fairly healthy. In the diary of John Ward there was an entry, and in that entry it says during a meeting with Drayton, Ben Jonson, and our very own Shakespeare, they had been enjoying their drinks a little too much. He suggests that Shakespeare later died of a fever, there...

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