Real Name/Full Name Robert Lawrence Stine
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: R. L. Stine
Birth Place: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 8 October 1943
Age/How Old: 80 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 165 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″
Weight: In Kilograms – 78 Kg
In Pounds – 172 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father –Lewis Stine
Mother –Anne Feinstein
Siblings: Yes(2) Pam Stine, Bill Stine
School: N/A
College: Ohio State University
Religion: Jewish
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: No
Wife/Spouse Name: Jane Waldhorn
Kids/Children Name: Yes(1) Matthew Stine
Profession: Writer
Net Worth: $250 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

L. Stine is a magician; he does miracles through his novels and stories. He is an outstanding writer. He is not only a writer, but also he is a television producer, screenwriter and also executive editor. Through his writing, Stine makes his readers spellbound as well as mesmerizing. He writes stories and novels based on fiction.

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

Biography and Early Life

L. Stine was born in Columbus, Ohio, United States, on 8th October in 1943. His father’s name was Lewis Stine, and his mother’s name was Anne Feinstein. He also has two siblings named Pam Stine and Bill Stine. He is Jewish by religion. Stine was very much fond of reading storybooks and novels.

He uplifted his passion as a career when he was only nine years old. He started writing when he got an old typewriter; at first, he was only writing short storybooks and comic books, but later on, with time, he progressed.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is R. L. Stine in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, R. L. Stine’s age is 80 years old as of today’s date 18th April 2024 having been born on 8 October 1943. Though, he is 5′ 4″ in feet and inches and 165 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 172 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.


At the start, Stine wasn’t going to school; he started his writing profession from an early age, but to enhance his writing skills and to develop well vocabulary, he went to Ohio State University, where he studied English literature, polished his language capabilities and completed his Bachelors of Arts in English.

After that, Stine joined OSU; there was a humor magazine named The Sundial; Stine wrote and edited it for more than three years out of his four years. Then he decided to be a full-time professional writer and left for New York. Started his struggle and ended up being the most talented novelist.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

While pursuing his dream of being a writer, Stine had some tough times, but he managed it very well and created some masterpieces afterward. But the only constant that provided Stine courage and motivation, who believed in him and made him realized that he is at the beginning of his brighter and bigger future, she is none other than his sweet and beautiful wife named Jane Waldhorn or now better known as Jane Stine, they got married in the year 1969 dated 22nd June.

She is also a children’s writer; later on, Jane Co-founded or started a publication house named Parachute Press and three of his lady writers. Parachute Press published Stine’s works, and for the first time, it came into the limelight with the series of stories written by Stine named Fear Street.

After that, Stine and Jane’s Parachute Press gained immense popularity, and then onwards, Stine never looked back; he just started making masterpieces. In the year 1980, Jane gave birth to a healthy baby boy on 7th June, and they named him Matthew Stine, who is now spreading his magic in the field of music.

Is R. L. Stine Gay?

L. Stine is a 80 years old writer, and he is never ashamed of showing his flaws and goodness, which may be by his writing or by his media encounters. He was never ashamed of talking about his sexuality; he is straight and happily married. In between, there have been some rumors about Stine being gay because he revealed that one of his lead character from his novel Goosebumps is gay, so people started talking he is promoting gay culture, and he might be gay too, but it was false, and he is straight, and there is no shame in talking about gay culture as it is normal

Professional Career

Stine composed many humour books for youngsters under Jovial Bob Stine’s name and made the humor magazine Bananas. Bananas was for teens distributed by Scholastic Press for 72 issues somewhere in the range of 1975 and 1984, or more different “Yearbooks” and softcover books. In 1986, Stine composed his first awfulness novel, called Blind Date. He followed numerous different books, including The Babysitter, Beach House, Hit and Run, and The Girlfriend.

In 1989, Stine began composing Fear Street books. Before dispatching the Goosebumps arrangement, Stine composed three funny sci-fi books in the Space Cadets arrangement named Jerks in Training, Bozos on Patrol, and Losers in Space. In 1992, Stine and Parachute Press proceeded to dispatch Goosebumps. Later on, Parachute’s Goosebumps series became a children television show which aired for four seasons.


As per Forbes list of the 40 best-paid Entertainers of 1996–97, Stine put 36th with a pay of $41 million for the financial year. His books have sold more than 400 million duplicates worldwide starting in 2008, arriving on numerous blockbuster records. In three straight years during the 1990s, USA Today named Stine as America’s main top-line creator.

Among the honors he has gotten are the 2002 Champion of Reading Award from the Free Public Library of Philadelphia, the Disney Adventures Kids’ Choice Award for Best Book-Mystery/Horror and the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards. In 2007 and 2014, he won the Thriller Writers of America Silver Bullet Award and the Horror Writers Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award, respectively. His accounts have even roused R. L. Stine’s Haunted Lighthouse, 4D film-based attractions at SeaWorld and Busch Gardens. In 2017, Stine was granted the Inkpot Award.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of R. L. Stine in 2024

RLstine Net Worth
RLstine Net Worth

L. Stine is on the Forbes list for being a wealthy writer; he has created many magical books and stories over thousands and with them, he has made fortunes over $250 million as of 2024, along with being a writer, he is an editor too, so it’s not hard for a talented man like him to earn money.

Stine has achieved what he had dreamed; at the age of 77, he is a well-established writer cum editor with a beautiful wife, who is also an owner of a profound publication. His son is also a man of honor who is too excelling in the music industry. Stine is a true legend among children, and he is leading a healthy and wealthy life.


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