Ken Follett's Life & Career
Born on 5th June in Cardiff to Martin and Lavinia Follett.
Marries Mary Elson. Their son, Emanuele, is born.
Graduates from University College London with B.A. in Philosophy.
Becomes a Reporter for The South Wales Echo.
Daughter, Marie-Claire, is born.
Becomes a Reporter for London Evening News.
Becomes Deputy Managing Director at Everest Books, London.
Publishes The Big Needle and The Big Black as Symon Myles.
Publishes The Big Hit as Symon Myles and The Shakeout as Ken Follett.
Publishes The Modigliani Scandal as Zachary Stone.
Publishes The Mystery Hideout as Ken Follett.
Publishes The Power Twins as Martin Martinsen.
Publishes Amok: King of Legend as Bernard L. Ross.
Publishes Paper Money as Zachary Stone.
Publishes Capricorn One as Bernard L. Ross.
Publishes Eye of the Needle as Ken Follett.
Publishes The Key to Rebecca.
Publishes The Man From St. Petersburg.
Publishes On Wings of Eagles.
Marries Barbara Broer and gains three step-children, Jann, Kim & Adam.
Publishes Lie Down with Lions.
Publishes The Pillars of the Earth.
Publishes Night Over Water.
Publishes A Dangerous Fortune.
Publishes A Place Called Freedom.
Publishes The Third Twin.
Publishes The Hammer of Eden.
Publishes Code to Zero.
Publishes Hornet Flight.
Publishes World Without End.
Publishes Fall of Giants.
Publishes Winter of the World.
Publishes Edge of Eternity.
Publishes A Column of Fire.
Elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.
Appointed CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours.
Promoted to the rank of Officer in the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.
Publishes The Evening and the Morning.