George Raymond Martin born on 20 September 1948 in Bayonne. He is a citizen of United States of America. George R. R. Martin was educated at Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism and Marist High School. He lives at Santa Fe.
He is an American writer known for his work on A Song of Ice and Fire, A Song for Lya, The Armageddon Rag and Dying of the Light.
George R. R. Martin has worked as a screenwriter, writer, television producer, novelist, playwright, blogger, science fiction writer, prosaist, contributing editor and film producer. He has has won Nebula Award for Best Novelette, Hugo Award for Best Novelette, Hugo Award for Best Novella, Hugo Award for Best Short Story, Seiun Award for Best Translated Short Story, Locus Award for Best Collection, Locus Award for Best Novelette, Locus Award for Best Novella, Locus Award for Best Short Story, Locus Award for Best Fantasy Novel, Premio Gigamesh, Geffen Award, Ignotus Award for Best Foreign Novel and Inkpot Award. He was influenced by William Faulkner, J. R. R. Tolkien, Stan Lee, Tad Williams and William Shakespeare.
He is also known as George Raymond Richard Martin, GRRM, George R.R. Martin and George Raymond Martin.