R.L. Stine
R.L. Stine

R.L. Stine is a popular American novelist, television producer, screenwriter, short story writer, and executive editor. He is also known as the ‘Stephen King of Children’s Literature.’ Stine is also the author of hundreds of horror fiction novels.

Quick Biography

R.L. Stine was born on the date 8 October 1943 in Ohio in the United States. He started writing at the age of nine. At that time, he found a typewriter in his attic, and he starts to type stories and joke books.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Robert Lawrence Stine
Age: 78 years old
Birth Date: 8 October 1943
Birth Place: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: Jewish
Parents: Lewis Stine and Anne Feinstein
Spouse: Jane Waldhorn
m. 1969
Children: Matthew Stine
Height: 1.65 m
Weight: 78 kg
Profession: Professional novelist, television producer, screenwriter, and executive editor
Net Worth in 2022:
$230 Million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

RL Stine is 78 years old.

Education, School/College University

RL Stine graduated from Ohio State University with a degree of Bachelor of Arts in English in the year 1965. While studying at University, Stine edited the OSU humor magazine The Sundial for almost three out of four years. After that, he moved to New York Coty in order to pursue his career as the writer.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

R.L. Stine is the son of Lewis Stine and Anne Feinstein. His father was a shipping clerk. Stine belongs to a Jewish family, and his nationality is American.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Rl Stine With Wife Jane Waldhorn
RL Stine With Wife Jane Waldhorn

When it comes to the personal life of RL Stine, then he is a married man. He got married to Jane Waldhorn on the date 22 June in 1969. After that, in 1983, Mrs. Jane Waldhorn co-founded the Parachute Press. The couple is blessed with a son named Matthew, who was born in 1980. Matthew works in the music industry. The couple is blessed with having a happy relationship and live happily together.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 22 June 1969
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is R.L. STINE Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Jane Waldhorn
Kids: Matthew Stine

Professional Life and Career

R.L. Stine is a popular author who wrote his first book under the name Jovial Bob Stine, and he also created the humor magazine Bananas. He wrote his first book dozens of humor books for kids. In the year 1986, he wrote his first horror novel named Blind Date. After that, he followed lots of other novels that include Hit and Run, The Girlfriend, The Babysitter, Beach House, and many more.

He became the co-creator and head writer from 1989 to 1995 for the Nickelodeon Network children’s television show Eureeka’s Castle. In the year 1989, Stine started writing Fear Street books. Stine was also the writer of Goosebumps that was released in the year 1992. After that, at the beginning of the 21st century, Stine started working on the installments of five different kinds of book series that are Rotten School, Mostly Ghostly, The Nightmare Room, Fear Street, and Goosebumps Horrorland. Apart from this, he also writes stand-alone novels, The Taste of Night and Dangerous Girls.

Awards & Nominations

Stine got lots of awards in his entire career. In the year 2002, he received the Champion of Reading Award from the Free Public Library of Philadelphia. He was also listed in the People Weekly ‘Most Intriguing People’ list in the 1990s. In the year 2003, Stine’s name was written in the Guinness Book of World Records as the bestselling children’s book series author.

Apart from this, he also won the title of Thriller Writers of America Silver Bullet Award. He also won the Horror Writers Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award. He has also published 1000 books. He also received Audio Award for Young Listeners and Kid’s Choice Award for Favourite Book.

R.L. Stine Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2022

R.L. Stine Net Worth
R.L. Stine Net Worth

As of August 2022, The total net worth of R.L. Stine is estimated at around $230 million. Accurate information about his salary and income is not known yet.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Like any other novelist, Stine also suffered from rumors but not from any controversy. There were rumors about the social networking sites that he takes about three and a half weeks to write a new book.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

His Facebook page has around 202051 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 239k followers. On Instagram account, he has around 28.7k followers.

R.L. Stine is a popular novelist who wrote lots of novels and magazines of kids’ genre. He gains high popularity and success for his amazing novels. Stine got lots of awards and nominations for his different kinds of novels and won the heart of people all around the world. When it comes to the personal life of Stine, then he is living a happy married life and blessed with a son.


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