Nora Roberts
Nora Roberts
Real Name/Full Name Eleanor Marie Robertson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Nora Roberts
Birth Place: Maryland
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 10 October 1950
Age/How Old: 73 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 165 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
Weight: In Kilograms – 65 Kg
In Pounds – 143 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Bernard E. Robertson
Mother – Eleanor Robertson
Siblings: N/A
School: Montgomery Blair High School
College: N/A
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Bruce Wilder
Kids/Children Name: Dan and Jason.
Profession: Novelist
Net Worth: $450 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Nora Roberts is an author of novels who is based in America. She has done more than 250 copies of romance. Besides romance, she has also specialized in the suspense and fantasy genre. Nora was born as Eleanor Marie Robertson to Irish descendent parents.

Nora was inducted as the first novelist into the Romance Writers of America Hall of Fame. From her list of over 225 books, she has been able to make sales of more than four hundred copies across the whole world.

Well, how well do you know about Nora Roberts? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Nora Roberts’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Nora Roberts to date.

Biography and Early Life

Nora was born on 10 October 1950 in Maryland, USA. Nora is the youngest child of her parents. Moreover, Nora derived her passion for writing when she was young because of her family’s background, as all of them loved reading books. This habit was so instrumental in what she has become today as it directed her passion. Consequently, Nora wrote stories in her notebook and developed several manuscripts that were rejected. However, she did not give up and did her first publication in 1981. Her ethnicity is Irish, while her zodiac is Listra. Additionally, Nora is of an American personality.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Nora Roberts in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Nora Roberts’s age is 73 years old as of today’s date 24th April 2024 having been born on 10 October 1950. Though, she is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 165  cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 143 lbs in Pound and 65kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Black.


Nora started her high school at a catholic school but later relocated to a local public school, Montgomery Blair High School, when she was in her second year. It was during this time that she met with Ronald and got married. They married when she immediately finished high school.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Nora Roberts With Husband Bruce Wilder
Nora Roberts With Husband Bruce Wilder

Immediately after graduating, Nora tied the knot with Ronald Aufdem Brinke and was blessed with two sons. The names of their sons were Dan and Jason. During the birth of these two, she had not started an official job and spend her time home with the kids. She utilized her time in crafting, including sewing children’s clothes and ceramic jobs.

As days went by, their union became shaky, which forced them to divorce. It was so painful for Nora, but she had to move on. The divorce happened in 1983. After healing from the divorce, Nora got engaged to Bruce Wilder, who united in 1985. Bruce was very supportive towards his wife, and this gave Nora to excel in her career.

Is Nora Roberts Lesbian?

Nora is neither gay nor lesbian. She has a straight sexual orientation. Furthermore, Nora is married to a man that she has proved to love and is loyal to. The two are having a good time in their union and don’t appear to be divorcing any time soon.

Professional Career

Nora found her first opportunity to write in February 1971 after graduating from campus. She was so focused and refused to be discouraged and hence published her first Novel in 1981. The name of the Novel is called Irish Thoroughbred.

She continued to make penetration in the market, and in 1985, romance readers identified her bestselling series, ‘Playing the Odds,’ which had worldwide recognition.

This series marked her breakthrough as each Book she wrote afterward was liked by the public. All of the books that Nora authored between 1999 to 2000 were recognized best sold romantic books. She has been so fortunate that two of her books became movie scripts.


Nora is one of the celebrities who has received many awards in the course of her professionalism.

Some of the awards she received are

Golden Medallion Awards awarded to her by romance writers of USA:

  • She was awarded for ‘The Hearts Victory’ in 1983 for being the Best Contemporary Sensual Romance
  • In 1984, her ‘Untamed’ was named as the Best Traditional Romance
  • In 1985, she did a book, ‘Opposites Attract, named Best Short Contemporary Romance.
  • In 1989, ‘brazen Virtue, for Best Suspense

Rita Awards have also recognized her input in the Romance world. Nora has won most of their awards up to 2003. In 2003, she was awarded the Best Romantic Suspense for her epic work, ‘Three fates’

Nora also has won three Quill awards, including the Book of the year award in 2006, Romance in the same year, and Blue Smoke in 2007.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Nora Roberts in 2024

Nora Roberts Net Worth
Nora Roberts Net Worth

The American novelist has made tremendous worth from her skills. Her net worth at present is estimated to be over $450 million as of 2024. Her unequaled writing skills have paid off well. Consequently, she was named in the twenty affluent authors in the year 2020.  Her Novel, ‘Playing The Odds,’ was her breaking through point after its release in 1985. Having written over 200 books that have made huge sales, Nora received an enormous wealth from them. Therefore the publications she did were the primary source of her wealth.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Nora Roberts sued the writer Janet Dailey for plagiarizing her work, and after the court case, Dailey admitted the crime
  • She is 5 ft. 5ins tall and 65kg heavy.
  • Nora Roberts married her first husband immediately after high school, which was a decision against her parents.
  • Roberts refers to her days in marriage with Ronald as her Earth Mother years.

Nora is a novelist that has already made it in the history of life due to her unequaled contribution to the world. Many people have admired her publications and especially the taste with which she gives them. Undoubtedly, she is worth the recognition, appreciation, and awards she has received so far. The whole world celebrates her.


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