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23 April 1564
WS, poet and playwright, was born in
Stratford upon Avon
, supposedly on this date, the feast of St George.
23 April 1616
WS, poet and playwright, died on St George's day at
, the fine modern house he had bought with his theatrical earnings in 1597.
Birth and Background
Love and Money
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