Danielle Steel is a renowned American novelist regarded as one of the most successful authors of all time having sold hundreds of millions of books worldwide. Some of her best known novels include 1973's Going Home, 1978's Now and Forever and 1983's A Perfect Stranger. Over the years, she has had several of her books adapted for TV.
Prior to her 1998 marriage to businessman Thomas Perkins, she had been married and divorced four times. Her marriage to Thomas also ended in a divorce in 2002. She mothered seven children.
She battled with fear of flying for several years. She eventually overcame the fear by attending a class that helped people overcome their flying phobia.
In 1997, her son Nick committed suicide by overdosing on morphine. He was only 19 years old.
I am endlessly busy, bringing up five young kids, and trying to keep up with the three older ones. I still spend most of my life driving car pools.Danielle Steel
I studied literature design and fashion design.Danielle Steel
I try to give people hope. Even though life is bleak, there's hope out there.Danielle Steel
I wrote because I needed to and wanted to. It never occurred to me that I'd become famous.Danielle Steel
I'm astonished by my success.Danielle Steel
If you can see the magic in a fairytale, you can face the future.Danielle Steel
If you see the magic in a fairy tale, you can face the future.Danielle Steel
In my late teenage years, I developed a real passion for it, and wrote a lot of poetry.Danielle Steel
It's been very hard, after being mostly a mom, to develop an adult life of my own. And not being married anymore, I have to come up with challenges.Danielle Steel
People are much more inclined to believe and say bad things about you if you're famous.Danielle Steel
The records of adopted children are sealed in California. That seal is considered inviolable... The judge ruled that, because I was famous, he didn't have the same rights as other kids.Danielle Steel
is a famous American Novelist,
who was born on
August 14, 1947. As a person born on this date, Danielle Steel is listed in our database as the 20th
most popular celebrity for the day (August 14) and the 77th most popular for the year (1947).
People born on August 14
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
Danielle Steel is the 583rd most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Danielle Steel's birthday, Danielle Steel is the 3708th most famous American and ranks 78th in famous people born in San Francisco, California, U.S.
In general, Danielle Steel ranks as the 6820th
most popular famous person, and the 197th most popular author / writer / novelist / playwright of all time.
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