He was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom.
At the age of 18, he married Anne Hathaway.
Susanna was the eldest of Shakespeare's children, born in 1583.
Twins Judith and Hamnet are born, 1585.
He settled down in London in 1587 and over the next 5 years he wrote plays such as The Comedy of Errors, Titus Andronicus and The Taming of the Shrew.
Shakespeare was given solid recongition and praise for the plays he wrote during this time period such as Midsummer Night's Dream and Romeo and Juliet.
Hament Shakespeare dies, aged 11.
During his Artisitic Maturity phase, he wrote many plays such as Much Ado About Nothing, As You Like It and Julius Caesar.
This was the year the first Globe Theatre was built. Shakespeare received %10 of all profits made because his playing company built the Theatre.
Shakespeare father died.
During this time period, Shakespeare wrote 11 plays including Hamlet, Macbeth, Coriolanus and Alls Well That Ends Well.
The death of Shakespeare's mother occurred during this year.
The Second Globe Theatre was built, due to the first one being burnt down the year before on the 29th of June, 1613.
This happens to be the day that England celebrate St. George Day, the Patron St. of England.