He is considered one of the most famous writers. We don't know a lot about his life, we celebrate his birthday on 23th April 1554, but we are not sure.
He was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, this town is a place for tourist because we can find Shakespeare house and the Royal Shakespeare Theater; this town is lies on the river Avon. His father was a glove-maker, he was a merchant, his mother was a quite rich woman because she came from a prosperous family, he could receive education at local grammar school.
At 18 he got married and he had three children a daughter and twins. His wife Anne was 8 years older than him.
We don't know when he became a man of theater, but at certain point he left Stratford and he went to London where he became a man of theater and writer. When in case of the plague theater closed he started writer sonnets. Later he became a member of the theater company, Chamberlain's Men, and he worked for the rest of his career as actor, playwrights and administrator of the theater, so he could was a complete man of the theater. He became a partners of the Global Theater and he cooperated with company.
His works became very famous because he was really good to describe real feelings, from revenge to pardon, from envy to pity, from love to jealousy.