About the poet:
Born: April 23, 1564 in Warwickshire, England
Died: April 23, 1616 in Warwickshire, England
Shakespeare is known as England's national poet and one of the greatest poets and playright of the English language.
His body of work consists of 154 sonnets and 38 plays which have been translated in almost every language and performed more than any other playwright.
- St. Crispin's Day Speech from
- from King Lear- Act 3, Scene 2
- That Time of Year Thou Mayst In