Anne Hathaway

Wife of William Shakespeare
Born 1556

Anne Hathaway was the wife of William Shakespeare. They were married in 1582. She outlived her husband by seven years. Very little is known about her beyond a few references in legal documents, but her personality and relationship to Shakespeare have been the subject of much speculation by historians and creative writers.… Read More

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1555 Birth Born in 1555.


1582 27 Years Old 1 More Event
They were married in 1582. … Read More


1623 68 Years Old 1 More Event
Hathaway was interred next to her husband in the Church of the Holy Trinity, Stratford-upon-Avon. The inscription states, "Here lyeth the body of Anne wife of William Shakespeare who departed this life the 6th day of August 1623 being of the age of 67 years." … Read More
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