Shakespeare was born in the year of 1564 and died in 1616. He was born in townof Stratford upon Avon to John Shakespeare and Mary Arden. The Shakespeare's werewell respected prominent people. When William Shakespeare was about seven yearsold, he probably began attending the Stratford Grammar School with other boys of hissocial class. Students went to school year round attending school for nine hours a day.
His education consisted mostly of Latin Studies-learning to read, write, andspeak the language fairly well and study some of the classical historians and poets.