Shakespeare Timeline

By cjs4
  • Nov 17, 1558

    Queen Elizabeth

    Queen Elizabeth
    Queen Elizabeth reigned until March of 1603.
  • Apr 23, 1564


    William Shakespeare was believed to be born in the Shakespeare home in Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, England, He was born on April 23, 1564.
  • Apr 26, 1564


    Shakespeare was baptised 3 days after his birthday.
  • Married his Wife

    Married his Wife
    Shakespeare married Anne Hathaway
  • Daughters Birth

    Daughters Birth
    Shakespeares 1st daughter, Susanna was born in the month of May of 1583,
  • Birth of Twins

    Birth of Twins
    Shakespeare had twins the year of 1585.
  • Historical Event

    Historical Event
    Shakespeare was mentioned as part of London theatre in 1592.
  • Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet
    Shakespeare started to write Romeo and Juliet in 1594 and finished in 1596.
  • Death

    Shakespeare died on April 23, 1616 at age 52.
  • Death of his Wife

    Death of his Wife
    Anne Hathaway outlived her husband by 7 years, and passed away on August 6, 1623.