|Celebrated Name:||Anne Rice|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Howard Allen Frances O’Brien|
|Age:||78 years old|
|Birth Date:||October 4, 1941|
|Birth Place:||New Orleans in Louisiana|
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Stan Rice (Death in 2002)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Christopher)|
|Dating/Boyfriend (Name):||N/A/Yes (name)|
|Is Anne Rice Lesbian?||No|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$65 million|
|Last Updated:||June 2020|
Anne Rice is a famous American novelist who writes erotic, Christian, and gothic literature. She is known for her series novel, “The Vampire Chronicles.” Her books have already sold more than 100 million copies. She got married to Poet, Stan Rice, who died due to brain cancer. She got a mixed reaction when she released her novels, but later on, her novels started getting love from the readers across the globe.
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Early Life & Biography
She was born on 4th October in the year 1941 in New Orleans in Louisiana. She is the daughter of Katherine and Howard O’Brien. Her father used to work as an executive of US Postal service, and he had also written a novel. She has an elder sister who is a well-known author of horror and fantasy fiction.
She has spent early childhood in New Orleans, but then her family moved to Texas and then to San Francisco. Her mother was an alcoholic, and she had to spend her life in poverty. Her mother died in the year 1949, and then Anne got placed in ST. JOSEPH ACADEMY with her sisters. Her father got married to Dorothy, and that was the time when they moved to Texas together. She has been raised as a Catholic, but she turned to an agnostic.
She met Stan Rice in RICHARDSON HIGH SCHOOL when they used to study journalism. She got married to Stan Rice in the year 1961. They had a daughter named Michele in 1966 who died due to leukemia when she was just five.
She had a son in the year 1978, and they named him Christopher Rice. Her husband, who was a painter and poet, died from brain cancer in the year 2002. In the year 2010, she should make her collection of books, wardrobe, and jewelry on eBay in California. In the same year, she decided to leave Christianity.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on October 4 1941, Anne Rice is 78 years old as of today’s date 4th June 2020. Her height is 1.57 m tall, and her weight is 54 kg.
Anne Rice is influenced by John Milton, The Bronte Sisters, Henry James, William Shakespeare, Virginia Wolf, Charles Dickens, Stephen King, and Arthur Conan Doyle. In the year 1973, her daughter died, and she was under the grief of her death. She wrote a short story and then made a novel with it. Her bestseller, INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE, was written when she was sad and stressed. In the year 1977, she wrote two historic novels named CRY TO HEAVEN and THE FEAST OF ALL SAINTS.
She also wrote three erotic novels titled BEAUTY’S RELEASE, BEAUTY’S PUNISHMENT, and THE CLAIMING OF SLEEPING BEAUTY. She gave hit sequels of her first novel titled THE VAMPIRE LESTAT and THE QUEEN OF THE DAMNED. In the year 1988, she came back to New Orleans, where she wrote THE WITCHING HOUR. She continued writing Vampire Chronicles, and this turned into ten novels. Readers have liked her books, but those have also been turned into one of the best movies.
Awards & Achievements
There aren’t any awards won by her, but she has been able to sell more than a hundred million copies of her novels. This makes her one of the most famous authors in American history. Her novel series, Vampire Chronicles, was also the subject of the film INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE and QUEEN OF THE DAMNED.
Net Worth & Salary of Anne Rice in 2020
The net worth of Anne Rice is around $65 million as of June 2020, which she has earned by working as an author. She is famous for her writing in religious, gothic, fictional, and erotic genres. With the sales of more than a hundred million copies of her books, she has been able to earn so much wealth.
Anne Rice has seen ups and downs in her life from her childhood till now. She lost her mother due to alcoholism and her husband due to brain cancer. She also lost her daughter when she was just five years old. Still, she managed to write such amazing books and gained huge recognition. Fans across the world love her writing style. Earlier, she believed in Christianity, but now, she has distanced herself from all religions. She has confirmed that she believes in god but not in any religion and considers herself as a secular humanist, which she is.