By: Emily Dennison
William Shakespeare was born in Sratford-upon-Avon in 1564. He was the 3rd child out of 8.
Shakespeare was married to a woman named Anne Hathaway ( not the famous one). About 3 months later they had a child named Susanna. Then, Shakespeare and Anne had twins named Judith and Hamnet.
Shakespeare wrote 38 plays and 154 sonnets. His plays were performed in the Globe Theatre.