Robert Baratheon, the head of House Baratheon, was crowned King of the Seven Kingdoms after winning the War of the Usurper. He fought the war to keep the hand of Lyanna Stark, with the aid of her brother, his friend Eddard. Due to Lyanna’s death, Robert married Cersei Lannister to ensure political stability.
He is King of Westeros.A large man, though not particularly intelligent, Robert was once a renowned warrior. In his youth he was described as tall, broad shouldered and muscled like a maiden’s fantasy. He kept himself clean shaven. However, after winning the crown he become overweight from excessive feasting and drinking, eventually gaining over eight stone in weight and growing a beard to hide his multiple chins.
Some of his favorite songs were A Cask of Ale and Fifty-Four Tuns. He was known for his charm, outgoing and gregarious personality and remarkable ability to turn enemies into friends. His lusts became the subject of ribald drinking songs throughout the realm.