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He wrote many plays and pieces such as comedies (Much Ado About Nothing), tragedies (Richard III), sonnets (Phaeton) and tragycomedies (Pericles).His last period of writing was the tragedy comedies. Another sad period was the plague period. He wrote 154 sonnets and he gave to his own language 3000 new words. He became rich and successful.

He was born on 16th April in Strafford-upon-Avon in 1564. He died on 23 April 1616 (aged 52)in Stratford. He studied in an only boy school called school King Edward VI . At the age of 18, he married Anne Hathaway, with whom he had three children: Susanna, and twins Hamnet (he died at the age of 11) and Judith. In 1591 he moved to London and then in 1599 he built the Glove Theater (it had tobe closed twice). Before he startswriting he had worked as an actor in two diferent companies, one of them called The King's men .



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