Biography of William Shakespeare? I've been asked to write short biography of William Shakespeare and need some help.

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I would start by saying that we don't know much about Shakespeare, but we do know some things (or at least have come to accept them).  Most sources say he was born at Stratford-upon-Avon in 1564 and died in 1616, he was an actor before he committed himself to writing plays, and he married Anne Hathaway and had three children with her.

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