Find out more about the greatest 20th Century American Writers, including William Gibson, Quentin Tarantino, Sylvia Browne, Christopher Lloyd and Stephen King
John KrasinskiJohn Krasinski

20 October 1979

Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain

25 June 1956

Stan LeeStan Lee

28 December 1922

Quentin TarantinoQuentin Tarantino

27 March 1963

Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort

09 July 1962

Jamie Lee CurtisJamie Lee Curtis

22 November 1958

Woody AllenWoody Allen

01 December 1935

Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez

12 May 1962

Jim MorrisonJim Morrison

08 December 1943

Neil SimonNeil Simon

04 July 1927

Ethan HawkeEthan Hawke

06 November 1970

Tom ClancyTom Clancy

12 April 1947

Mary-Kate OlsenMary-Kate Olsen

13 June 1986

H. P. LovecraftH. P. Lovecraft

20 August 1890

Chaz Bono Chaz Bono

04 March 1969

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson

18 July 1937

Steve MartinSteve Martin

14 August 1945

Larry DavidLarry David

02 July 1947

Laura IngrahamLaura Ingraham

19 June 1964

Jennifer EspositoJennifer Esposito

11 April 1973

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath

27 October 1932

Ayn RandAyn Rand

02 February 1905

George R. R. MartinGeorge R. R. Martin

20 September 1948

Guy FieriGuy Fieri

22 January 1968

Tony RobbinsTony Robbins

29 February 1960

Maya AngelouMaya Angelou

04 April 1928

Dr. SeussDr. Seuss

02 March 1904

Sam ShepardSam Shepard

05 November 1943

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter

08 December 1961

Sidney PoitierSidney Poitier

20 February 1927

Thomas JaneThomas Jane

22 February 1969

Michael CrichtonMichael Crichton

23 October 1942

Caroline KennedyCaroline Kennedy

27 November 1957

Danai GuriraDanai Gurira

14 February 1978

James BaldwinJames Baldwin

02 August 1924

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger

01 January 1919

Isaac AsimovIsaac Asimov

02 January 1920

Sam HarrisSam Harris

09 April 1967

Gloria VanderbiltGloria Vanderbilt

20 February 1924

Chuck Palahniuk Chuck Palahniuk

21 February 1962

Truman CapoteTruman Capote

30 September 1924

Billy GrahamBilly Graham

07 November 1918

Joan RiversJoan Rivers

08 June 1933

Wendy WilliamsWendy Williams

18 July 1964

Joel McHaleJoel McHale

20 November 1971

Malcolm GladwellMalcolm Gladwell

03 September 1963

Alan WattsAlan Watts

06 January 1915

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck

27 February 1902

Kurt VonnegutKurt Vonnegut

11 November 1922

Charles BukowskiCharles Bukowski

16 August 1920

Arthur MillerArthur Miller

17 October 1915

Sean HannitySean Hannity

30 December 1961

Patti SmithPatti Smith

30 December 1946

Harper LeeHarper Lee

28 April 1926

Dan BrownDan Brown

22 June 1964

John DeanJohn Dean

14 October 1938

Carly SimonCarly Simon

25 June 1945

Philip K. DickPhilip K. Dick

16 December 1928

Ben CarsonBen Carson

18 September 1951

John LeguizamoJohn Leguizamo

22 July 1964

Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris

29 March 1961

Angela Davis Angela Davis

26 January 1944

Joss WhedonJoss Whedon

23 June 1964

Tracy LettsTracy Letts

04 July 1965

Jessica SeinfeldJessica Seinfeld

12 September 1971

Oliver StoneOliver Stone

15 September 1946

Jack KerouacJack Kerouac

12 March 1922

John GrishamJohn Grisham

08 February 1955

Joe PaternoJoe Paterno

21 December 1926

Nora EphronNora Ephron

19 May 1941

Nicholas SparksNicholas Sparks

31 December 1965

Deepak ChopraDeepak Chopra

22 October 1946

Harlan EllisonHarlan Ellison

27 May 1934

Langston HughesLangston Hughes

01 February 1902

Ray BradburyRay Bradbury

22 August 1920

William S. BurroughsWilliam S. Burroughs

05 February 1914

Rush LimbaughRush Limbaugh

12 January 1951

Tennessee WilliamsTennessee Williams

26 March 1911

Chuck LorreChuck Lorre

18 October 1952