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23 April 1564 WS, poet and playwright, was born in Henley Street, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, supposedly on this date, the feast of St George. Bibliographic Citation link.  scholarly note link.
23 April 1616 WS, poet and playwright, died on St George's day at New Place in Stratford, the fine modern house he had bought with his theatrical earnings in 1597. Bibliographic Citation link.
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