William Shakespeare was bornin Stratford-on-Avon. He wasbaptized on April 23, 1564 and died there on April 23, 1616. At 18 he married 26 year old Anne Hathaway. They had adaughter, Susanna and twins, Hamnet and Judith. Hamnet died when he was eleven.This is an artist’s drawing of hisoriginal home.