William Shakespeare Research Paper

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William Shakespeare is well known as an author, playwright, and poet. How did Shakespeare live? What made him such a legacy? Little about Shakespeare's personal life is actually known. However, while little is known about him, his personality shines through his works of writing. Shakespeare was a man of influence, importance, and career.

William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom. Although his exact birth date is unknown, he was baptized as an infant on April 26, 1564. His parents, John and Mary Shakespeare, were both farmers. While his father did not attend church, his mother was a strong Catholic. At the age of six, he is believed to have attended Stratford grammar school. This school was ruled by the monarchy

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