Siddhartha was born in what is now known as nepal. He was born to her two parents, Suddhodana and Queen Maya, who were well very well known.
The Buddha's Teachings
Siddhartha's father did not want him to become a wise man, so he kept Siddhartha inside all his life. He he got married he gained more freedom and discovered aging, sickness, and death.
Siddhartha decided he wanted to be came and ascetic. He learned how to meditate and he soon become expert at it. One day, he decided he didn't want to be an ascetic anymore he meditated the whole day and woke up as the Buddha.
The Buddha had had many strong opinions about things. He knows that pleasure never last forever and when one is lost, it suffers. He taught people that he should follow the Eightfold Plan, a plan to end suffering.