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Stephen King Facts and Things You Didn’t Know About Him

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Author whose bestselling horror, science fiction, and suspense novels include Carrie, The Shining, Misery, and The Dark Tower series. His numerous literary honors include a Bram Stoker Award, an O. Henry Award, and a National Book Foundation Medal.

He spent his childhood pouring over horror books, comic books, and films, and he especially loved Tales from the Crypt and Dracula. He graduated from the University of Maine in 1970 with a Bachelor’s degree in English.

He was hit by a van in 1999, an accident that collapsed his lung and broke his hip. Shortly after the accident, however, he returned to writing fiction seven days a week.

When he was two years old, his father, Donald Edwin King, left to ‘grab a pack of cigarettes’ and never returned. Afterwards, King and his adopted brother were raised by their mother, Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King. Stephen King later married Tabitha King, with whom he had three children: Naomi, Joe, and Owen.

He cited the American novelist H.P. Lovecraft as one of his major influences.

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Interesting Facts about Stephen King

Stephen King has a net worth of 450000000 US dollars.

He is 6 feet 3 inches tall, which translates to 193 cm.

Stephen King is 76 years old as of 2024. He was born in 1947.

His place of birth is Portland, ME, and his zodiac sign is Virgo.

Stephen King weighs 165 pounds, which is the same as 75 kg.

Personal Quotes by Stephen King

I had a period where I thought I might not be good enough to publish.

Stephen King

Every book you pick up has its own lesson or lessons, and quite often the bad books have more to teach than the good ones.

Stephen King

Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.

Stephen King

People want to know why I do this, why I write such gross stuff. I like to tell them I have the heart of a small boy… and I keep it in a jar on my desk.

Stephen King

But I think there are a set of experiences that turn a potential writer into a working writer, and then there are places in your life were you start to recognize what you want to do.

Stephen King