Joanne “Jo” Rowling pen name JK Rowling’s phenomenal success in the world of literature is still unmatched. She has been successfully mesmerizing her readers all around the globe with her unbelievable writing skills. One of the most notable British novelists took birth on 31st of July 1965 in Yate, Gloucestershire, England. Daughter of a science technician, Anne Rowling and a Rolls-Royace aircraft engineer, Peter James Rowling, JK Rowling moved to Winterburne along with her family at age four, where she went to St Michael’s Primary School. While growing up, she frequently penned fantasy stories and read to her younger sister, Dianne. She again relocated to Tutshill at age nine. She then got enrolled at Wyedean School and College for her secondary school. For her further study, she chooses Oxford University; however she was not accepted in the university, so she joined University of Exeter and began studying BA.
Sneaking into her personal life, JK Rowling moved to Portugal to work as an English teacher, where she found her former husband Jorge Arantes. Their friendship started budding after meeting each other in a bar and soon they were in love. The couple tied knot on 16th October 1992. After a year of their marriage, they gorogeus baby girl was born as Jessica Isabel Rowling Arantes. Reportedly, JK Rowling suffered from the domestic violence due to which she ended her relationship with her first husband. On 26th of December 2001, she exchanged marriage vow with an anesthesiologist, Neil Michael Murray in an intimate ceremony. She again gave birth to a child on 24 March 2003. They named him David Gordon Rowling Murray. Mackenzie Jean Rowling Murray youngest of all took birth on 23 January 2005. She is currently residing in Scotland along with her happy and complete family.
Creator of a most popular fantasy series, “Harry Potter”, JK Rowling became a global literary sensation in the year 1999, after the initial 3 installment of her children book series, “Harry Potter” became the instant hit and topped the best selling charts in the USA and her native land. In 2000, she launched the fourth series of her book, “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” and the book was instant hit. It created the history as the fastest-selling book. After three year, her third creation “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” hit the stores in 2003. Selling 6.9 million copies within 24 hours in USA, her book again created another history. Adding more to her phenomenal success, her seventh book earned success prior to its release and became the largest pre-ordered book at Amazon.com and chain stores. Her seventh book, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” was premiered in July 2007. The day JK Rowling signed deal for the first installment of “Harry Potter”, her publisher had said her that she would not make money by selling children books but as the fate turned around she has today become wealthier than Queen and has been listed as Britain’s 13th Wealthiest woman. although she has no plan to write more books in “Harry Potter” series, the possibility has not completely ruled out yet. Movies made on her tales as well became the USA’s most loved movies. After” Harry Potter”, she wrote “The Tales of Breedle the Bard”. She tried to write for adults and premiered her very first book targeting adult readers, The Casual Vacancy” in September 2012. Breaking into new genres, she tied writing crime fiction. She published “Cuckoo Calling” in 2013, which firstly received moderate previews but its sales skyrocketed after the author name was revealed in July. The same year, JK announced a new movie project with Warner Bros. JK Rowling has earned whopping amount of one billion dollars throughout her writing career.
JK Rowling, after entertaining children with her writing has tried to make living more beautiful by helping a number of less fortunate, working with Anti-poverty and children’s welfare. She is actively working as a President of “One Parent’s Families”. She has given fund to treatment and research of Multiple sclerosis. She has been helping institutionalized Eastern Europe’s children. She shows equal interest in politics as well. More biographical details regarding her personal and professional life can be fetched via wiki or other websites.