England's National Day, celebrated on 23 April, is also believed to have been the birthday of William Shakespeare!
Test your knowledge on Shakespeare's life and works in this quiz.
The Birthplace ŠTrevor Wintle
Courtesy of Shakespeare's Buildings
Question 1 : William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-Upon-Avon in 1564. His birthday is traditionally celebrated on which day?
Question 2 : When he was 18 years old, William married Anne Hathaway. They had three children together including a set of twins. What were the names of their twins?
Question 3 : In the late 1580s William left Stratford-Upon-Avon to work as an actor and writer in London. With which theatre is he most famously associated?