Stephen King is an American author of horror, science-fiction, fantasy and supernatural fiction novels. His books have sold over 350 million copies worldwide. Most of his books have also been adapted into films, television series, miniseries, and comic books. Stephen has also been awarded several accolades for his enormous work. Some of the awards include Bram Stoker Awards, World Fantasy Awards, British Fantasy Society Awards and a whole lot. But how much do you know about the author? Is Stephen King Still Alive? Find out more about the King of Horror, his bio, net worth and more.
Stephen King’s Early Life & Career Summary
King was born on 21 September 1947 in Portland, Maine to Donald Edwin King and Nellie Ruth King. Stephen was raised with his older brother David by their mother. He attended Durham Elementary School and graduated from Lisbon Falls High School in 1966. King entered the University of Maine in 1966 and graduated in 1970 with a Bachelor of Arts in English.
Stephen was a fan of horror comics from a young age. So whiles in school, he began writing story books which he sold back to his friends. Let’s go straight to some of the books he has written so far.
Stephen King’s Books
Check out a section of Books written by Stephen King.
- The Outsider
- Sleeping Beauties
- Doctor Sleep
- Under the Dome
Is Stephen King Still Alive?
Stephen is currently alive and well. He has been married to Tabitha Spruce since 2 January 1971. They have 3 children (a daughter and two sons) namely Naomi, Joe and Owen.
Stephen King’s Net Worth
King’s net worth is estimated to be about $500 million.