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

Stan LeeStan Lee

28 December 1922

Maya AngelouMaya Angelou

04 April 1928

Billy GrahamBilly Graham

07 November 1918

Mary-Kate OlsenMary-Kate Olsen

13 June 1986

Quentin TarantinoQuentin Tarantino

27 March 1963

Woody AllenWoody Allen

01 December 1935

Laura IngrahamLaura Ingraham

19 June 1964

Jim MorrisonJim Morrison

08 December 1943

Dr. SeussDr. Seuss

02 March 1904

Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort

09 July 1962

Steve MartinSteve Martin

14 August 1945

Sean HannitySean Hannity

30 December 1961

Philip RothPhilip Roth

19 March 1933

Ethan HawkeEthan Hawke

06 November 1970

Ayn RandAyn Rand

02 February 1905

Jamie Lee CurtisJamie Lee Curtis

22 November 1958

Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez

12 May 1962

Tom WolfeTom Wolfe

02 March 1931

Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain

25 June 1956

Tony RobbinsTony Robbins

29 February 1960

H. P. LovecraftH. P. Lovecraft

20 August 1890

Caroline KennedyCaroline Kennedy

27 November 1957

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson

18 July 1937

Arthur MillerArthur Miller

17 October 1915

Guy FieriGuy Fieri

22 January 1968

Sam ShepardSam Shepard

05 November 1943

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath

27 October 1932

Michael CrichtonMichael Crichton

23 October 1942

Larry DavidLarry David

02 July 1947

Joss WhedonJoss Whedon

23 June 1964

Sidney PoitierSidney Poitier

20 February 1927

Isaac AsimovIsaac Asimov

02 January 1920

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger

01 January 1919

Kurt VonnegutKurt Vonnegut

11 November 1922

Ben CarsonBen Carson

18 September 1951

Alan WattsAlan Watts

06 January 1915

Zelda FitzgeraldZelda Fitzgerald

24 July 1900

Thomas JaneThomas Jane

22 February 1969

Truman CapoteTruman Capote

30 September 1924

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter

08 December 1961

Langston HughesLangston Hughes

01 February 1902

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck

27 February 1902

Gloria VanderbiltGloria Vanderbilt

20 February 1924

James BaldwinJames Baldwin

02 August 1924

Charles BukowskiCharles Bukowski

16 August 1920

Chaz Bono Chaz Bono

04 March 1969

Patti SmithPatti Smith

30 December 1946

Angela Davis Angela Davis

26 January 1944

Ray BradburyRay Bradbury

22 August 1920

Jack KerouacJack Kerouac

12 March 1922

Tennessee WilliamsTennessee Williams

26 March 1911

Joan RiversJoan Rivers

08 June 1933

John LeguizamoJohn Leguizamo

22 July 1964

Malcolm GladwellMalcolm Gladwell

03 September 1963

Oliver StoneOliver Stone

15 September 1946

Elie WieselElie Wiesel

30 September 1928

Noah BaumbachNoah Baumbach

03 September 1969

Carly SimonCarly Simon

25 June 1945

Shel SilversteinShel Silverstein

25 September 1930

Dan BrownDan Brown

22 June 1964

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin

29 August 1947

Harper LeeHarper Lee

28 April 1926

Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg

03 June 1926

Tom ClancyTom Clancy

12 April 1947

Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams

11 March 1952

Alton BrownAlton Brown

30 July 1962

Chuck LorreChuck Lorre

18 October 1952

Rachel CarsonRachel Carson

27 May 1907

Deepak ChopraDeepak Chopra

22 October 1946

Rod SerlingRod Serling

25 December 1924

Toni MorrisonToni Morrison

18 February 1931

John GrishamJohn Grisham

08 February 1955

Nora EphronNora Ephron

19 May 1941

Gore VidalGore Vidal

03 October 1925

William S. BurroughsWilliam S. Burroughs

05 February 1914

Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris

29 March 1961

Richard BelzerRichard Belzer

04 August 1944

Buffalo BillBuffalo Bill

26 February 1846