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A New Orleans jazz band perform during during a parade to mark 400 years since the death of English writer William Shakespeare in Stratford-upon-Avon in central England on April 23, 2016. 
William Shakespeare's hometown of Stratford-upon-Avon on Saturday leads the global celebrations to mark 400 years since the playwright's death, with enough star-studded plays, concerts and parades to bring the town to a standstill. / AFP / LEON NEAL        (Photo credit should read LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)
A New Orleans jazz band perform during during a parade to mark 400 years since the death of English writer William Shakespeare in Stratford-upon-Avon in central England on April 23, 2016. 
William Shakespeare's hometown of Stratford-upon-Avon on Saturday leads the global celebrations to mark 400 years since the playwright's death, with enough star-studded plays, concerts and parades to bring the town to a standstill. / AFP / LEON NEAL        (Photo credit should read LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

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Thousands of people descended on the streets of Stratford-Upon-Avon, where William Shakespeare was borne and died, to pay tribute to the world's famous play writer on the 400th anniversary of his death

Celebrating Shakespeare's 400th anniversary

Thousands of people descended on the streets of Stratford-Upon-Avon, where William Shakespeare was borne and died, to pay tribute to the world's famous play writer on the 400th anniversary of his death