Was born on April 26, 1564 and died on April 23, 1616
He married Anne Hathaway and they had three children together. His parents were John and Mary Shakespeare.
Produced most work between 1589-1613
First play 1590, Henry VI, Part One
He wrote 38 plays such as: Romeo & Juliet, Hamlet & Macbeth.
He also wrote two long narrative poems along with 154 sonnet
His work impacts us today because many people still study his work.
His plays are still performed today also.