Shakespeare's Interesting Life

  • Apr 23, 1564

    Shakespeare Birth

    Shakespeare Birth
    William Shakespeare is born in Stratford
  • Shakespeare Marries

    Shakespeare Marries
    Shakespeare marries Anne Hathaway.
  • Shakespeare's Twins are Born

    Shakespeare's Twins are Born
    Shakespeare's twins, Hamnet and Judith are born. Hamnet lives to be 11, while Judith lives to be 77.
  • Spanish Armada Defeated

    Spanish Armada Defeated
  • Shakespeare's First Production

    Shakespeare's First Production
    Theatre owner Philip Henslowe listed 1 Henry VI as having been performed by Strange's Men at the Rose on March 3rd, 1592.
  • TheWriting of Hamlet

    TheWriting of Hamlet
    Is a semi-autobiographical following the death of William Shakespeare’s son, Hamnet.
  • Queen Elizabeth I Dies

    Queen Elizabeth I Dies
    James the VI of Scotland becomes the new monarch in England as King James I.
  • The Gunpowder Plot

    The Gunpowder Plot
    It was an attempt to kill King James I of England, his wife and elder son.
  • The Globe Theatre Burns Down

    The Globe Theatre Burns Down
  • The Globe Theatre reopens

    The Globe Theatre reopens
  • Shakespear's Death

    Shakespear's Death
    He was buried two days later in Holy Trinity Church.