Robert E. Howard (1906–1936)


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Robert E. Howard created Conan the Barbarian in a series of short stories and novels in the 1930's. Born in Peaster, Texas, he was raised in Cross Plains. His fiction was carried in pulp magazines of the time such as Weird Tales, and H.P. Lovecraft was a friend and admirer of his. He committed suicide after holding vigil by his mother's deathbed ... See full bio »

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Known For

(1982)
Red Sonja Writer
(1985)
Solomon Kane Writer
(2009)
(1984)

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  The Legend of Conan (characters) (announced)
 2021 Cineficción Radio (Podcast Series) (story "The Children of the Night" - 1 episode)
- Cine enfermo (2021) ... (story "The Children of the Night")
 2017 Conan Exiles (Video Game) (character created by: Conan the Barbarian - uncredited)
 2016 Red Sonja: Queen of Plagues (based on the works of - uncredited)
 2012 Dark Horse Motion Comics (TV Series) (characters - 6 episodes)
- Conan the Barbarian: Queen of the Black Coast Part 6 (2012) ... (characters - uncredited)
- Conan the Barbarian: Queen of the Black Coast Part 5 (2012) ... (characters - uncredited)
- Conan the Barbarian: Queen of the Black Coast Part 4 (2012) ... (characters - uncredited)
- Conan the Barbarian: Queen of the Black Coast Part 3 (2012) ... (characters - uncredited)
- Conan the Barbarian: Queen of the Black Coast Part 2 (2012) ... (characters - uncredited)
 2012 Conan the Barbarian: Queen of the Black Coast (Video short) (characters - uncredited)
 2011 Conan the Barbarian: The Motion Comic (characters - uncredited)
 2011 Conan the Barbarian (character of Conan)
 2011 Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (Video Game) (character created by: Shuma-Gorath)
 2010 Tähdet ovat väärin (Video) (based on characters created by)
 2009 Solomon Kane (based on the character created by)
 2008 Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures (Video Game) (stories - uncredited)
 2007 Conan (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2004 Conan (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2003 Casonetto's Last Song (Short) (story)
 1997-1998 Conan the Adventurer (TV Series) (based upon the character created by - 22 episodes)
- Heir Apparent (1998) ... (based upon the character created by)
- Lethal Wizards (1998) ... (based upon the character created by)
- Antidote (1998) ... (based upon the character created by)
- The Cavern (1998) ... (based upon the character created by)
- The Labyrinth (1998) ... (based upon the character created by)
 1997 Kull the Conqueror (worlds and characters)
 1994 Conan and the Young Warriors (TV Series) (characters - 13 episodes)
- Wolf in the Fold (1994) ... (characters - uncredited)
- The Covenant (1994) ... (characters - uncredited)
- Isle of the Lost (1994) ... (characters - uncredited)
- The Hand of Fate (1994) ... (characters - uncredited)
- Carnival of Cardolus (1994) ... (characters - uncredited)
 1992-1993 Conan the Adventurer (TV Series) (characters - 65 episodes)
- A Serpent Coils the Earth - Part 3 (1993) ... (characters - uncredited)
- A Serpent Coils the Earth - Part 2 (1993) ... (characters - uncredited)
- A Serpent Coils the Earth - Part 1 (1993) ... (characters - uncredited)
- The Wolfmother (1993) ... (characters - uncredited)
- Into the Abyss (1993) ... (characters - uncredited)
 1991 Conan (Video Game) (character - uncredited)
 1985 Red Sonja (based on the character created by)
 1984 Conan the Destroyer (based on the character created by)
 1982 Conan the Barbarian (based on the character created by)
 1961 Thriller (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Pigeons from Hell (1961) ... (short story)
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Other Works:

Short story: "The Mirrors of Tuzun Thune" featuring Kull of Atlantis See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Conan Site
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Personal Quote:

All fled--all done, so lift me on the pyre; See more »

Trivia:

Portrayed by Vincent D'Onofrio in the biographical film: The Whole Wide World (1996). See more »

Nickname:

Bob

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