Find out more about the greatest 20th Century American Writers, including William Gibson, Quentin Tarantino, Sylvia Browne, Christopher Lloyd and Stephen King
Abbie HoffmanAbbie Hoffman
30 November 1936
Anti-War Activist
Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979
Actress

Tucker CarlsonTucker Carlson
16 May 1969
Journalist

Jamie Lee CurtisJamie Lee Curtis
22 November 1958
Actress, Author

John KrasinskiJohn Krasinski
20 October 1979
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Quentin TarantinoQuentin Tarantino
27 March 1963
Fimmaker
Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort
09 July 1962
Author

Stan LeeStan Lee
28 December 1922
Creator of Daredevil, Fantastic Four, Hulk, Iron

H. P. LovecraftH. P. Lovecraft
20 August 1890
Writer
Herman J. MankiewiczHerman J. Mankiewicz
07 November 1897
Screenwriter

Ernest HemingwayErnest Hemingway
21 July 1899
Journalist
Ethan HawkeEthan Hawke
06 November 1970
Actor

Helen KellerHelen Keller
27 June 1880
Author

Cory BookerCory Booker
27 April 1969
United States Senator

Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
25 June 1956
Chef, Author, T.V. Personality

Nick CannonNick Cannon
08 October 1980
Actor
Jake TapperJake Tapper
12 March 1969
Journalist

Dan BonginoDan Bongino
04 December 1974
Commentator

Sean HannitySean Hannity
30 December 1961
Talk Show Host

Rush LimbaughRush Limbaugh
12 January 1951
Radio Host, Political Commentator, Author, Former
Candace Cameron BureCandace Cameron Bure
06 April 1976
Actress

Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez
12 May 1962
Actor
Woody AllenWoody Allen
01 December 1935
American bass guitarist

Dr. SeussDr. Seuss
02 March 1904
Author

Steve MartinSteve Martin
14 August 1945
Comedian
Francis Ford CoppolaFrancis Ford Coppola
07 April 1939
FilmMaker

Jim MorrisonJim Morrison
08 December 1943
Singer-songwriter
Ben CarsonBen Carson
18 September 1951
Politician, Former Neurosurgeon

Larry DavidLarry David
02 July 1947
 

Clayton KershawClayton Kershaw
19 March 1988
Baseball Pitcher
Mel BrooksMel Brooks
28 June 1926
Director

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Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris
29 March 1961
 
Caroline KennedyCaroline Kennedy
27 November 1957
Author

Ayn RandAyn Rand
02 February 1905
Writer

Joel McHaleJoel McHale
20 November 1971
Comedian, Actor

Jennifer EspositoJennifer Esposito
11 April 1973
Actress, Ex-Wife of Bradley Cooper
James BaldwinJames Baldwin
02 August 1924
Novelist
Chaz Bono Chaz Bono
04 March 1969
Actor, LGBT Rights Activist

Fran DrescherFran Drescher
30 September 1957
Actress

Mary-Kate OlsenMary-Kate Olsen
13 June 1986
Actress, Fashion Designer

F. Scott FitzgeraldF. Scott Fitzgerald
24 September 1896
Novelist
Roger StoneRoger Stone
27 August 1952
Political Consultant

Eartha KittEartha Kitt
17 January 1927
Singer

Guy FieriGuy Fieri
22 January 1968
Restaurateur, Cookbook Author

Gloria VanderbiltGloria Vanderbilt
20 February 1924
Artist, Actress

John LeguizamoJohn Leguizamo
22 July 1964
Actor, Stand-up Comedian
Sam ShepardSam Shepard
05 November 1943
Actor

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson
18 July 1937
Journalist and Author
Sidney PoitierSidney Poitier
20 February 1927
 

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932
Poet, Novelist, and Writer

Wendy WilliamsWendy Williams
18 July 1964
TV Host, Actress, Fashion Designer, Author
Maya AngelouMaya Angelou
04 April 1928
Poet

Mackenzie PhillipsMackenzie Phillips
10 November 1959
Actress
Portia de RossiPortia de Rossi
31 January 1973
Model

William BaldwinWilliam Baldwin
23 February 1963
Actor

Billy GrahamBilly Graham
07 November 1918
Evangelist

Popcorn SuttonPopcorn Sutton
05 October 1946
Criminal, Non Fiction Writer

Patti SmithPatti Smith
30 December 1946
Singer
Michelle McNamaraMichelle McNamara
14 April 1970
Freelance Writer, Blogger

Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
06 May 1983
Actress

Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944
Political Activist

Mark LevinMark Levin
21 September 1957
Lawyer
George R. R. MartinGeorge R. R. Martin
20 September 1948
Screenwriter, Novelist

Kurt VonnegutKurt Vonnegut
11 November 1922
American writer
Isaac AsimovIsaac Asimov
02 January 1920
Writer, Professor

Joss WhedonJoss Whedon
23 June 1964
Screenwriter, Director & Producer

Doris RobertsDoris Roberts
04 November 1925
Actress
Alan WattsAlan Watts
06 January 1915
Philosopher, Writer & Speaker

Diane LaddDiane Ladd
29 November 1932
Actress
Geraldo RiveraGeraldo Rivera
04 July 1943
Journalist

August WilsonAugust Wilson
27 April 1945
American playwright

Joe ScarboroughJoe Scarborough
09 April 1963
Former United States Representative
Oliver StoneOliver Stone
15 September 1946
Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
14 December 1916
Author
Thomas JaneThomas Jane
22 February 1969
 

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter
08 December 1961
 

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
17 October 1915
 

David Foster WallaceDavid Foster Wallace
21 February 1962
Writer
Steve-OSteve-O
13 June 1974
Actor
Chuck LorreChuck Lorre
18 October 1952
Writer, Television Producer, Director

Tony RobbinsTony Robbins
29 February 1960
Author

Sam HarrisSam Harris
09 April 1967
Philosopher, Author

Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg
03 June 1926
Poet
Charles BukowskiCharles Bukowski
16 August 1920
Poet

Jill St. JohnJill St. John
19 August 1940
Actress

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck
27 February 1902
Author

Bebe BuellBebe Buell
14 July 1953
Singer

Michael CrichtonMichael Crichton
23 October 1942
Author, Screenwriter, Film Director
Adam McKayAdam McKay
17 April 1968
Film director

Joan RiversJoan Rivers
08 June 1933
Actress
Carly SimonCarly Simon
25 June 1945
 

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger
01 January 1919
Writer
Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
18 February 1931
Novelist
Mick MarsMick Mars
04 May 1951
Musician