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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Nate Hoffelder is the founder and editor of The Digital Reader. He has been blogging about indie authors since 2010 while learning new tech skills weekly. He fixes author sites, and shares what he learns on The Digital Reader's blog. In his spare time, he fosters dogs for A Forever Home, a local rescue group.


  1. R. Scot Johns26 April, 2016

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

    1. Nate Hoffelder26 April, 2016



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