William ShakespeareWilliam Shakespeare
26 April 1564, British
Writer
Christopher MarloweChristopher Marlowe
26 February 1564, British
Playwright, Poet

Ben JonsonBen Jonson
11 June 1572, British
Dramatist, Poet & Actor

Giambattista della PortaGiambattista della Porta
01 November 1535, Italian
Scholar, Polymath

Lope de VegaLope de Vega
25 November 1562, Spanish
Playwright, Poet, Writer

Thomas KydThomas Kyd
06 November 1558, British
playwright, writer
Torquato TassoTorquato Tasso
11 March 1544, Italian
Poet, Writer, Playwright, Poet lawyer

Pietro AretinoPietro Aretino
19 April 1492, Italian
Poet, Writer, Playwright, Journalist

Thomas MiddletonThomas Middleton
18 April 1580, British
Playwright, Poet, Writer

Tirso de MolinaTirso de Molina
24 March 1579, Spanish
Playwright, Poet, Writer
Joost van den VondelJoost van den Vondel
17 November 1587, Dutch
Poet, Playwright, Writer

Thomas DekkerThomas Dekker
1572 AD, British
playwright, poet, writer
John FletcherJohn Fletcher
30 November 1579, British
playwright, poet, writer