William Shakespeare

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Most Influential Person

English playwright and poet

Why Is William Shakespeare Influential?

According to Wikipedia, William Shakespeare was an English playwright, poet and actor. He is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's greatest dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon" . His extant works, including collaborations, consist of some 39 plays, 154 sonnets, three long narrative poems, and a few other verses, some of uncertain authorship. His plays have been translated into every major living language and are performed more often than those of any other playwright. His works continue to be studied and reinterpreted.

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What Are William Shakespeare's Academic Contributions?

William Shakespeare is most known for their academic work in the field of literature. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of

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