William Shakespeare: Freemason or Not?

William Shakespeare; considered by many to be one of England’s finest writers.

In Freemasonry, the number 3 is important, so is the letter T, which has three points, and the word for the number 3 begins with the letter T.   

William Shakespeare’s monument located in Westminster Abbey, emphasises the number 3.

  • Three line inscription at the top.
  • Three books in the middle.
  • Three heads at the bottom.

The inscription upon the monument was written by Alexander Pope (Poet) and an active Freemason at the time.