William Shakespeare was born in 1564. He spent his early life in Stratford-Upon-Avon. He attended to the local grammar school. He became married with Anna Hathaway when he was 18 years old. Together, they had four children. He moved to London in 1584 and he became a playwright. Then, he enjoyed fame and prosperity. In 1610, he retired himself back to his birthplace. There, he lived as a country gentleman. He died in 1616.