JK Rowling was born in Yate, England, on July 31, 1965. She came from humble economic means before writing Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, a children’s fantasy novel.
Rowling, now Britain’s 13th wealthiest woman—wealthier than even the Queen—does not plan to write any more books in the series, but has not entirely ruled out the possibility.
AN INTERESTING FACT:
The original HARRY POTTER manuscript was rejected by 12 publishing houses before Bloomsbury picked it up
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