Nicholas Sparks Biography


Nicholas Sparks is a novelist and screenwriter. He is possibly single.

More about the relationship

Nicholas Sparks is divorced and is possibly single.

He once exchanged vows with Cathy Cote. They met each other in 1988 and were wedded in 1989. But they divorced in Jan 2015.

Together they had five children. Their sons’ names are Landon Sparks, Miles Andrew Sparks, and Ryan Cote Sparks. Their twin daughters are Savannah Marin Sparks and Lexie Danielle Sparks.

Relationship Facts of Nicholas Sparks

  • Nicholas Sparks is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Nicholas Sparks?

Nicholas Sparks is an American novelist and screenwriter. He is also a producer and philanthropist.

His latest novel is titled The Return and was published in Sep 2020.

Nicholas Sparks- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

He was born on 31 Dec 1965 in Omaha, Nebraska, US. His father is Patrick Michael Sparks and his mother is Jill Emma Marie Sparks.

His dad a future professor of business and his mom was a health worker’s assistant. Moreover, his elder brother is Michael Earl “Micah” Sparks and his late younger sister was Danielle “Dana” Sparks Lewis.

His ethnic background is a mix of German, Czech, English, and Irish. Regarding his academics, he attended the University of Notre Dame and took business finance as a major.

Nicholas Sparks- Professional Life, Career

With over 21 novels, Nicholas Sparks is one of the popular novelists. His first publication came out in 1996 and was titled The Notebook.

Then in 2003, he gave the public another second series The Wedding.

In 1998, 1999, and 2000, his other novels were published named Message in a Bottle, A Walk to Remember, and The Rescue respectively. Similarly, some of his other writing projects and their published year are,

  • A Bend in the Road (2001)
  • The Guardian (2003)
  • At First Sight (2005)
  • The Lucky One (2008)
  • The Last Song (2009)
  • The Best of Me (2011)
  • The Longest Ride (2013)
  • Two by Two (2016)
  • Every Breath (2018)

In addition, he has produced movies like The Choice, The Longest Ride, The Best of Me, and Safe Haven.

Nicholas Sparks- Net Worth, Salary

This comedian has an estimated net worth of $30 million as of the year 2022. As per the reports, the average salary of a writer is $63 k.

Nicholas donated an amount of $900k to New Bern High School. He also founded The Nicholas Sparks Foundation in 2012 which helps students with global education experiences.

He and his ex-wife donated nearly $10m to build The Epiphany School of Global Studies.

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Rumors, Controversy

This writer star has not been involved in any sort of rumors or scandals yet and is doing great in his digital career.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Regarding Nicholas Sparks’s body features, his height and his body weight are on average size. Moreover, the color of his eyes is light brown and his hair is brown.

Social Media

Nicholas is popular on Facebook and has more than 3m followers. He has verified a YouTube channel with over 6.4k subscribers.

Moreover, he has an Instagram account with over 415k followers and his Twitter account is followed by over 573k people.


  • He is 56 years old as of 2021.
  • His zodiac sign is Taurus.
  • His sister passed away in 2000 due to a brain tumor.
  • Till now, his 15 novels have become no. 1 New York Times Best Sellers.
  • He has also published two non-fiction books.

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What happened to Nicholas Sparks' ex-wife?

  • He separated from Cathy in Jan 2015.