Fantasy writer George R. R. Martin created 'A Song of Ice and Fire,' one of the most popular book series of today, which includes 1996's 'Game of Thrones.'
Stephen King is a 'New York Times'-bestselling novelist who made his name in the horror and fantasy genres with books like 'Carrie,' 'The Shining' and 'IT.' Much of his work has been adapted for film and TV. Stephen King was born on September 21, 1947, in Portland, Maine. He graduated from the University of Maine … Continue reading The Two Minute Bio: Stephen King
Entrepreneur and e-commerce pioneer Jeff Bezos was born on January 12, 1964, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Bezos had an early love of computers and studied computer science and electrical engineering at Princeton University. After graduation he worked on Wall Street, and in 1990 he became the youngest senior vice president at the investment firm D.E. … Continue reading The Two Minute Bio: Jeff Bezos