Infographic: Fourteen Amazing Shakespeare Facts (Including a False One)

2688212829_710e72d87c_oSaturday marked the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare. In honor of that milestone, CBC Books pulled together an infographic consisting of fourteen "of the wackiest, weirdest and most wonderful facts about the Bard".

One of these facts is not correct. Do you know which one?

I'll give you a hint; it's not the sayings he invented.  Those are just a few of the dozens of expressions he's credited with (here's more).

shakespeare william infographic


image by tonynetone

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2 Comments on Infographic: Fourteen Amazing Shakespeare Facts (Including a False One)

  1. It’s actually unknown what day in April 1564 he was born.

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