William Shakespeare
(1564-1616)

English playwright and poet (1564-1616) – William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon (town in Warwickshire, England) on April 23rd, 1564 and died in Stratford-upon-Avon (town in Warwickshire, England) on April 23rd, 1616 at the age of 52. Today William Shakespeare would be 458 years old.

William Shakespeare (1564–1616) by Carl Friedrich Irminger (1813–1863) OeNB 3499356
William Shakespeare (1564–1616) by Carl Friedrich Irminger (1813–1863) OeNB 3499356 Shakspeare. C. F. Irminger sculps (Steel engraving) Foto: Carl Friedrich Irminger / Public Domain
William Shakespeare by C. F. Irminger
William Shakespeare by C. F. Irminger ilustracja z książki Dzieła Wilhelma Shakspeare Tom I Foto: Carl Friedrich Irminger / Public Domain
William Shakespeare 1609
William Shakespeare 1609 Foto: Unknown author / Public Domain

Age

how old was William Shakespeare when he died?

52

William Shakespeare died in 1616 at the age of 52.


Biographical data

Birthday April 23rd, 1564 (Thursday)
Place of Birth Stratford-upon-Avon
Town in Warwickshire, England
Death Date April 23rd, 1616 (Saturday)
Death place Stratford-upon-Avon
town in Warwickshire, England
Birth sign (Zodiac) Taurus (The Bull) ♉
Chinese Zodiac Rat 鼠

English playwright and poet (1564-1616)

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Birthday

When was William Shakespeare born?

William Shakespeare was born on April 23rd, 1564.

Death

When did William Shakespeare die?

William Shakespeare died on April 23rd, 1616 at the age of 52 in Stratford-upon-Avon (town in Warwickshire, England). Today William Shakespeare would be 458 years old.

Place of Birth

Where was William Shakespeare born?

Stratford-upon-Avon (town in Warwickshire, England).

Death place

Where did William Shakespeare die?

Stratford-upon-Avon (town in Warwickshire, England).

Zodiac

What is the zodiac sign of William Shakespeare?

William Shakespeare was born in the zodiac sign Taurus (The Bull).

Chinese Zodiac

Which Chinese zodiac sign does William Shakespeare have?

William Shakespeare was born in 1564 in the year of the Chinese zodiac Rat.

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