William Shakespeare is born in England on April 23, 1564.
Shakespeare is Born
Shakespeare enters King's New School, in Sanford, at the age of 5.
William Shakespeare is christened at Holy Trinity Church in Stratford.
William Shakespeare married Ann Hathwey (26) at the age of 18.
Shakespeare's first child, Susanna, is born and baptized.
First Child is Born
Shakespeare's first play, Henry VI Part 1, is published.
Romeo & Juliet is published
The Globe Theater is built in London, many of Shakespeare's most famous plays are performed for the first time here.
Return to Stanford
Shakespeare returns to Stanford.