How old was William Shakespeare when he died?

Answer English playwright William Shakespeare died on April 23, 1616, at the age of 52. He is buried at Holy Trinity Church in Stratford-upon-Avon, which continues to draw visitors seeking to visit the Ba... Read More »

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When did shakespeare write taming of the shrew?

The Taming of the Shrew is one of Shakespeare's earlier plays. Some scholars place it as early as 1590, and some as late as 1594.

When did William Shakespeare arrive in London?

Around 1585, William Shakespeare left behind his wife, Anne Hathaway, and first-born, Susanna, in Stratford-Upon-Avon to pursue acting and playwriting with a London stage troupe. By 1592, Shakespea... Read More »

When did Shakespeare write 'Twelfth Night'?

The first recorded performance was in February 1602, so it was probably written in 1601

When did William Shakespeare write"Macbeth"?

The precise date that Shakespeare wrote "Macbeth" is unknown. But, evidence points to 1606. This play is a tragedy that focuses on the nobility of Scottish lineage. King James I, the successor of E... Read More »