Cry God for Harry, England and St George

Posted by Helen Wednesday, April 23, 2014 , ,

Not only is today St George's Day (as every schoolchild should know) but it is the day we traditionally celebrate as Shakespeare's birthday though the real day is unknown. We do know he was baptized on April 26, 1564, that is 450 years ago and died also on St George's Day in 1616. So let us celebrate both of them and what better way of doing so than by watching Sir Laurence Olivier speaking that speech:

1 Responses to Cry God for Harry, England and St George

  1. In my History of England class, I show the later version of Henry V. Our students love the story more than I can describe.

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