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You should try a general search engine before posting threads perhaps as often that will give an answer.
Macbeth was based on real history. Details here.
As for Shakespeare, author of literary works aplenty being a man called William Shakespeare, there are a few theories and if there is a thread on that already, probably best posting there.
I also agree that it perhaps should be on the literary forum instead of General Conspiracies.
On a plus, I think your over use of the radioactive pea emoticons has brought a new version, squarefaces, not great but an improvement.edit on 8-1-2014 by theabsolutetruth because: (no reason given)