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Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616


  • [William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was an English poet, playwright, and actor.]
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    • Shakespear, William, 1564-1616
    • Shakspeare, William, 1564-1616
    • Šekʻspiri, Uiliam, 1564-1616
    • Saixpēr, Gouilliam, 1564-1616
    • Shakspere, William, 1564-1616
    • Shikisbīr, Wilyam, 1564-1616
    • Szekspir, Wiliam, 1564-1616
    • Šekspyras, 1564-1616
    • Shekspir, Vilʹi︠a︡m, 1564-1616
    • Šekspir, Viljem, 1564-1616
    • Tsikinya-chaka, 1564-1616
    • Sha-shih-pi-ya, 1564-1616
    • Shashibiya, 1564-1616
    • Sheḳspir, Ṿilyam, 1564-1616
    • Shaḳspir, Ṿilyam, 1564-1616
    • Syeiksŭpʻio, 1564-1616
    • Shekspir, V. (Vilʹi︠a︡m), 1564-1616
    • Szekspir, William, 1564-1616
    • Shakespeare, Guglielmo, 1564-1616
    • Shake-speare, William, 1564-1616
    • Sha-ō, 1564-1616
    • Şekspir, 1564-1616
    • Shekspir, Uiliam, 1564-1616
    • Shekspir, U. (Uiliam), 1564-1616
    • Šekspir, Vilijam, 1564-1616
    • Ṣēkspiyar, Viliyam, 1564-1616
    • Shakspir, 1564-1616
    • Shekspyr, Vyli︠e︡m, 1564-1616
    • Şekspir, Velyam, 1564-1616
    • Ṣēkspiyar, Villiyam, 1564-1616
    • Shēkʻspʻiyr, Vlilliam, 1564-1616
    • Ṣēkspiyar, 1564-1616
    • Ṣēkspiyar Mahākavi, 1564-1616
    • Ṣēkspiyar Mahākaviya, 1564-1616
    • Sheḳspier, Ṿilyam, 1564-1616
    • Shēkʻspir, 1564-1616
    • Shakespeare, 1564-1616
    • Śeksper, 1564-1616
    • Shekspīʼar, Viliyam, 1564-1616
    • Shekspir, Uĭlii︠a︡m, 1564-1616
    • Шекспир, Уйлям, 1564-1616
    • Шекспир, Вильям, 1564-1616
    • Шекспир, Уильям, 1564-1616
    • שייקספיר, וויליאם, 1564-1616
    • שיקספיר, ויליאם, 1564-1616
    • שכספיר, ויליאם, 1564-1616
    • שכספיר, וילים, 1564-1616
    • שעפקספיר, וויליאם, 1564-1616
    • שעקספיר, װיליאם, 1564-1616
    • שעקספיער, וויליאם, 1564-1616
    • שעקספיר, ווילליאם, 1564-1616
    • שעקספיער, ווילליאם, 1564-1616
    • שקספיר, וויליאם, 1564-1616
    • שקספיר, ויליאם, 1564-1616
    • שקספיר, ווילים, 1564-1616
    • שקספיר, וילאם, 1564-1616
    • שקספיר, ויליים, 1564-1616
    • שקספיר, וילים, 1564-1616
    • שייקספיר, וו., 1564-1616
    • שכספיר, ו׳, 1564-1616
    • שעקספיער, וו, 1564-1616
    • שקספיר, וו, 1564-1616
    • שעקספיר, 1564-1616
    • שעקספיר, וו, 1564-1616
    • שעקספער, 1564-1616
    • שעקספער, וויליאמ, 1564-1616
    • שקספיר, 1564-1616
    • شاكسبير، وليم, 1564-1616
    • شاكسپير، وليم, 1564-1616
    • شكسبير، وليام, 1564-1616
    • شكسبير، وليم, 1564-1616
    • شكسبير، و., 1564-1616
    • شكسپير، وليم, 1564-1616
    • شكسپير، ويليام, 1564-1616
    • شيكسبير، وليام, 1564-1616
    • شيكسبير، وليم, 1564-1616
    • شيکسپيئر، وليم, 1564-1616
    • وليم شکسبير, 1564-1616
    • وليم شيکسپيئر, 1564-1616
    • 沙士北亞威廉姆, 1564-1616
    • 沙士比亞威廉姆, 1564-1616
    • 莎士比亞威廉姆, 1564-1616
    • 莎士比亞威廉, 1564-1616
    • 莎士比亞, 1564-1616
    • Hākipia, Wiremu, 1564-1616
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1564-04
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1616-04-23
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Stratford-upon-Avon (England)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Stratford-upon-Avon (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Stratford-upon-Avon (England)
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        Theatre
      • Occupation

          (itoamc) Poets
            (itoamc) Dramatists
              (itoamc) Actors
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          • Sources

            • found: Plessow, G. L. Um Shakespeares nordentum, 1937.
            • found: Sha-shih-pi-ya yen chiu wen chi, 1982 (subj.)t.p. (Sha-shih-pi-ya) cover p. 4 (Shashibiya)
            • found: The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, 1966:t.p. (William Shakspeare)
            • found: Hamleṭ ṿe-Sheḳspir, c1983:p. 19 (Ṿilyam Sheḳspir; b. 4-26-1564; d. 4-25-1616)
            • found: Syeiksŭpʻio, 1978:t.p. (Syeiksŭpʻio)
            • found: Iskusstvo klassicheskogo monologa [SR] 19--:label (V. Shekspir)
            • found: Uiliam Šekʻspiri, 1996.
            • found: Helsztyński, S. Wizerunek Williama Szekspira, 1947.
            • found: nuc86-2792: Doccioli, M. Fonti italiane dei drammi di Guglielmo Shakespeare [MI] 1914(hdg.: on NIC rept.: Shakespeare, William)
            • found: His Shake-speares sonnets, 1984:t.p. (William Shake-speare)
            • found: His Toroirasu to Kureshida, 1927:p. 290 (Sha-ō)
            • found: Nihon kokugo d.j.(Sha-ō: Shakespeare William)
            • found: His Kral Lir, 1912:t.p. (Şekspir; W. Shakespeare [in rom.])
            • found: Uiliam Shekspir, 1982:t.p. (Uiliam Shekspir) cover (U. Shekspir)
            • found: Obradović, M. "Narodna demokratija" u Jugoslaviji, 1995:p. [5] (Vilijam Šekspir)
            • found: Hāmleṭ, 1962:t.p (Viliyam Ṣēkspiyar)
            • found: Nāy Shakspir, 1972.
            • found: BL auth. file, 10 Nov. 2004(refs.: Shekspyr, Vyli︠e︡m, 1564-1616; Şekspir, Velyam, 1564-1616)
            • found: SILAS database, Dec. 28, 2004(hdg.: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; usages: Villiyam Ṣēkspiyar; Ṣēkspiyar)
            • found: Ru̇miyoo Ju̇liy-e qoyar, 1988:t.p. (Śeksper)
            • found: LC database, Dec. 28, 2004(hdg.: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; usages: Ṣēkspiyar Mahākavi; Ṣēkspiyar Mahākaviya)
            • found: Yulius Tsezar, 1918:t.p. (Ṿilyam Sheḳspier [part. voc.])
            • found: Hṛomēos ew Ciwleēdda, 1866:p. 9 (Vlilliam Shēkʻspʻiyr)
            • found: Arkʻay Lir, 2006:t.p. (Shēkʻspir)
            • found: Hark, hark the lark, 1934(Shakespeare)
            • found: Encyclopedia Britannica, via WWW, Aug. 31, 2012(William Shakespeare; William Shakspere; byname Bard of Avon or Swan of Avon; baptized Apr. 26, 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, Eng.; d. Apr. 23, 1616 in Stratford-upon-Avon; English poet, dramatist, and actor; worked in London from around 1592)
            • found: The tempest, 2018:ECIP t.p. (William Shakespeare)
            • found: Twelfth-Night, or, What you will, 1734:t.p. (by William Shakespear)
            • found: Iqbāl aur Shekspīʼar, 2019:p. 16 (وليم شيکسپيئر = Shekspīʼar Viliyam)
            • found: Te tangata whai rawa o Wēneti, via National Library of New Zealand's Digital Archive, viewed on May 12, 2020:PDF title page (Wiremu Hākipia)
            • found: Ackroyd, P. Shakespeare, 2006:page 3 (William Shakespeare was popularly supposed to be be born on 23 April 1564, or St. George's Day; the date may in fact have been 21 or 22 April; baptised in the Church of the Holy Trinity, Stratford, on 26 April 1564)
          • LC Classification

            • PR2750-PR3112
          • General Notes

            • [William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was an English poet, playwright, and actor.]
          • Editorial Notes

            • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
            • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
          • Change Notes

            • 1983-12-15: new
            • 2020-09-24: revised
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