R. L. Stine, also known by the names “Eric Affabee” and “Jovial Bob Stine”, is a renowned American novelist, screenwriter and short story writer whose books have over the years sold several hundreds of millions of copies around the world. Some of his notable books include the Goosebumps series, theFear Street series and the Rotten School children's books series. He is regarded as one of the most successful writers of all time.
In 1969, he got married to fellow writer Jane Waldhorn. In 1980, he and Jane had their only child, a son named Matthew.
As of 2008, he had sold more than 400 million books across the globe.
In 2003, he entered into the Guinness Book of World Records as the most successful children's book series writer of all time.
A real New Yorker likes the sound of a garbage truck in the morning.R. L. Stine
Everything that has happened to me has been amazing and surprising.R. L. Stine
I always just wanted to be funny. I never really planned to be scary.R. L. Stine
I got the chance to do things that I dreamed of when I was a kid: I got to travel around the world I had my own 'Goosebumps' attraction at Disney World I've been on TV and had three TV series.R. L. Stine
I started writing when I was 9 years old. I was like this weird kid who would just stay in my room, typing little funny magazines and drawing comic strips.R. L. Stine
I'm obsessed with radio. It's a good start to Sunday morning.R. L. Stine
I've never dreamed of a story idea. I have such boring dreams.R. L. Stine
It's hard for children's authors to be accepted when they try to write adult books. J.K. Rowling is the exception because people are so eager to read anything by her, but it took Judy Blume three or four tries before she had a success.R. L. Stine
Most fears are basic: fear of the dark, fear of going down in the basement, fear of weird sounds, fear that somebody is waiting for you in your closet. Those kinds of things stay with you no matter what age.R. L. Stine
R. L. Stine
is a famous American author, screenwriter, and producer,
who was born on
October 8, 1943. As a person born on this date, R. L. Stine is listed in our database as the 19th
most popular celebrity for the day (October 8) and the 50th most popular for the year (1943).
People born on October 8
fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales.
R. L. Stine is the 494th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to R. L. Stine's birthday, R. L. Stine is the 3163rd most famous American and ranks 32nd in famous people born in Columbus, Ohio, U.S.
In general, R. L. Stine ranks as the 5744th
most popular famous person, and the 158th most popular author / writer / novelist / playwright of all time.
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