Hamnet Shakespeare was the only son of William Shakespeare and Anne Hathaway, and the Died, buried 11 August (aged 11) At the time his son died, Shakespeare was writing primarily comedies, and that writing continued until a few years after Hamnet's death, when his major tragedies were written.
Hamnet died at the age of 11 and was buried in the churchyard at Holy Trinity in Stratford-upon-Avon on 11 August The cause of death was not routinely.
Two years later in Anne and William's twins, Hamnet and Judith August 11, Hamnet Shakespeare died, possibly from the plague, at the age of.
Shakespeare was in the business, all of his life, of probing the In the four years following Hamnet's death, the playwright, as many have.
Hamnet Shakespeare was born in the early months of to In , just three years after his son's death, Shakespeare wrote Henry V and.
Hamnet may be a footnote in history but he was in fact William Shakespeare's only son. He died at just 11 years old – largely abandoned by his.