An American author, Stephen King is best known for his horror, supernatural fiction and fantasy books. One of his best novel is Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption.Early Life (Childhood)
Nellie Ruth was his mother and Donald Edwin King was his father. His father was a merchant seaman. He was born in Portland, Maine, United States.Interesting Facts
He is one of the richest author with net worth of $400 million dollars. He has sold more than 350 million copies of his books.Personal Life
In 1971, he got married to Tabitha King. Tabitha King is also an author. She is also known for being an activist. They have three children named Joe Hill, Owen King and Naomi King.Achievement
He was awarded with Alex Awards in 2009.Rumor
He also owns a radio station.