J.K. Rowling Facts: Age, Husband, Net Worth, Children

Date Updated: May 15, 2024

Birth Date July 31, 1965
Birth Name Joanne Rowling
Nickname Jo Rowling
Birth Place Yate, United Kingdom
Residence Killiechassie, Scotland
Ethnicity White

Quick Stats
Age 58 years 10 months
Zodiac Sign Leo
Nationality British
Height 5' 5" (1.65 m)
Weight 57 kg (126 lbs)
Religion Christianity
Relationship Status Married
Husband Neil Murray (m. 2001)

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J.K. Rowling born as Joanne Rowling is a British author, film producer, television producer, screenwriter, and philanthropist.

Rowling was born on July 31, 1965. She is one of the famous Screenwriter who was born in Yate, United Kingdom. Her nationality is British. She belongs to White ethnicity. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Rowling was born to her father, Peter Rowling and mother, Anne Volant Rowling. She has a sister named Dianne Rowling as siblings. She attended Wyedean School and later moved to the University of Exeter where she completed BA in 1986.

She currently resides in Killiechassie, Scotland.

Personal Life; Dating, Boyfriend, Husband

J.K. Rowling is a happily married woman to a man named Neil Murray on December 26, 2001, in a private ceremony at her home in Scotland. Her husband, Neil Murray, is a Scottish doctor. They are blessed with two children together, David (born in 2003) and Mackenzie (born in 2005).  

Previously, she was married to Jorge Arantes, a Portuguese journalist on October 16, 1992, and the couple finalised their divorce on November 30, 1993. They had one child, Jessica (born 1993).

Net Worth, Salary

As a famous British Television show producer, J.K. Rowling has a massive net worth of around $1 Billion and has also earned a huge salary as well by her profession.

Height, Weight, Body Measurements

J.K. Rowling stands at a decent height of 5 feet and 5 inches (1.65 meters) and weighs around 57 kg (126 lbs). J.K has an attractive look with blonde hair and blue eye color.

J.K possesses body measurements of 34-25-35 inches . Her shoe size is 8 (US) and bra size is 32 B.

Her dress size is still not known.

Profession, Education & Net Worth
Profession Author, Film Producer, Television Producer, Screenwriter, Philanthropist
High School Wyedean School
College University of Exeter (BA, 1986)
Active Years 1997–present
Net Worth $1 Billion (Estimated)
Detailed Physical Stats
Height 5' 5" (1.65 m)
Weight 57 kg (126 lbs)
Body Measurements Breast - 34 Inches
Waist - 25 Inches
Hips - 35 Inches
Bra Size 38B (US)
Dress Size N/A
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Blonde
Personal Life
Relationship Status Married
Sexual Orientation Straight

  1. Neil Murray (m. 2001) (Husband)
    • Wedding Date: December 26, 2001
    • Wedding Location: At the their home in Scotland
    • Engagement Date: Not Known
    • Started Dating: Not Known

  1. Jorge Arantes (Ex-Husband)
    • Wedding Date: October 16 1992
    • Wedding Location: Not Known
    • Started Dating: Not Known
    • Divorce Date: November 30, 1993
Family Life
Father Peter Rowling
Mother Anne Volant Rowling
Siblings Has one sister.
  1. Dianne Rowling
  2. Profession: Writer, Screenwriter

  1. David Gordon Rowling Murray
  2. Date of Birth: March 23, 2003

    Age: 21 years

  1. Jessica Isabel Rowling Arantes
  2. Date of Birth: July 27, 1993

    Age: 30 years

    Birth Place: Porto, Portugal

    Boyfriend: Ronny Dias

  3. Mackenzie Jean Rowling Murray
  4. Date of Birth: January 25, 2005

    Age: 19 years

  • Self: White
  • J.K. Rowling is the creator of the 'Harry Potter' fantasy series.
  • A film version of Rowling’s first book, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, was released in November 2001.
  • A graduate of the University of Exeter, Rowling moved to Portugal in 1990 to teach English.