Roald DahlRoald Dahl
13 September 1916
Novelist
J. R. R. TolkienJ. R. R. Tolkien
03 January 1892
Writer

Aleister CrowleyAleister Crowley
12 October 1875
Occultist

W. H. AudenW. H. Auden
21 February 1907
Poet

Ted HughesTed Hughes
17 August 1930
Poet and Children's Writer

Alfred DouglasAlfred Douglas
22 October 1870
Poet
Harold PinterHarold Pinter
10 October 1930
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Philip LarkinPhilip Larkin
09 August 1922
Poet

Carol Ann DuffyCarol Ann Duffy
23 December 1955
 
C. Day LewisC. Day Lewis
27 April 1904
Poet

Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
13 June 1893
Writer
Kingsley AmisKingsley Amis
16 April 1922
Poet, novelist and lecturer

John BergerJohn Berger
05 November 1926
Novelist

Al AlvarezAl Alvarez
05 August 1929
Poet

Adrian MitchellAdrian Mitchell
24 October 1932
Poet

Charles SalvadorCharles Salvador
06 December 1952
Poet, Autobiographer, Boxer
Michaela CoelMichaela Coel
01 October 1987
Actress

DonovanDonovan
10 May 1946
Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Composer,

Rumer GoddenRumer Godden
10 December 1907
Author

Johnny MarrJohnny Marr
31 October 1963
Guitarist, Poet, Singer, Songwriter, Record
Craig CharlesCraig Charles
11 July 1964
Actor

John Cooper ClarkeJohn Cooper Clarke
25 January 1949
Poet
Michael RosenMichael Rosen
07 May 1946
Writer, Children's writer, YouTuber, Novelist,

Benjamin ZephaniahBenjamin Zephaniah
15 April 1958
Actor, Poet, Writer, Singer

Eric SykesEric Sykes
04 May 1923
Actor
Vita Sackville-WestVita Sackville-West
09 March 1892
Writer

David KnopflerDavid Knopfler
27 December 1952
Singer
Genesis P-OrridgeGenesis P-Orridge
22 February 1950
Singer-songwriter

Frieda HughesFrieda Hughes
01 April 1960
Painter, Poet, Writer, Children's writer

Nik KershawNik Kershaw
01 March 1958
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer, Poet
AkalaAkala
01 December 1983
Rapper

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30 July 1991
Singer, Poet, Singer-songwriter, Stage actor, Film
Simon ArmitageSimon Armitage
26 May 1963
Poet

Sir Thomas WyattSir Thomas Wyatt
1503 AD
Politician

Jeremy LloydJeremy Lloyd
22 July 1930
Writer

John BetjemanJohn Betjeman
28 August 1906
Poet
William Ernest HenleyWilliam Ernest Henley
23 August 1849
Poet
E. NesbitE. Nesbit
15 August 1858
Author

Leslie BricusseLeslie Bricusse
29 January 1931
Composer, Musician, Playwright, Lyricist,

Daniel TammetDaniel Tammet
31 January 1979
Writer

Ford Madox FordFord Madox Ford
17 December 1873
Novelist
Laurie LeeLaurie Lee
26 June 1914
Screenwriter, Poet, Autobiographer, Journalist

Victor SpinettiVictor Spinetti
02 September 1929
Actor

Stephen SpenderStephen Spender
28 February 1909
Poet

John MasefieldJohn Masefield
01 June 1878
Poet

Vivian StanshallVivian Stanshall
21 March 1943
Musician
Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of DunsanyEdward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany
24 July 1878
Dramatist

Roger McGoughRoger McGough
09 November 1937
Author, Writer
Mark HaddonMark Haddon
26 September 1962
Writer

John WebsterJohn Webster
1578 AD
Playwright, Poet, Writer, Poet lawyer

Mervyn PeakeMervyn Peake
09 July 1911
Writer
Peter AckroydPeter Ackroyd
05 October 1949
Writer

Walter de La MareWalter de La Mare
25 April 1873
Poet
Oskar KokoschkaOskar Kokoschka
01 March 1886
Painter, Playwright, Writer, Poet, University

Heathcote WilliamsHeathcote Williams
15 November 1941
Actor, Poet, Author, Screenwriter, Writer

Stevie SmithStevie Smith
20 September 1902
Poet, Illustrator, Novelist, Performer, Writer

Renée VivienRenée Vivien
11 June 1877
Poet

Jacob BronowskiJacob Bronowski
18 January 1908
Mathematician, Poet, Non-fiction writer
Jake ThackrayJake Thackray
27 February 1938
Singer-songwriter, Poet

Edward ThomasEdward Thomas
03 March 1878
Poet

Radclyffe HallRadclyffe Hall
12 August 1880
Poet

Felix DennisFelix Dennis
27 May 1947
Publisher
Roland PenroseRoland Penrose
14 October 1900
Artist

John AgardJohn Agard
21 June 1949
Playwright, Writer, Poet, Children's writer
George MeredithGeorge Meredith
12 February 1828
Novelist

Stella GibbonsStella Gibbons
05 January 1902
Writer

Louis MacNeiceLouis MacNeice
12 September 1907
Poet, Writer, Playwright
David TibetDavid Tibet
05 March 1960
Musician, Painter, Poet

Eleanor FarjeonEleanor Farjeon
13 February 1881
Writer
Olivia ManningOlivia Manning
02 March 1908
Novelist

Robert ServiceRobert Service
16 January 1874
Writer, Poet, Novelist

Evelyn UnderhillEvelyn Underhill
06 December 1875
Writer
Sylvia Townsend WarnerSylvia Townsend Warner
06 December 1893
Novelist

Alasdair GrayAlasdair Gray
28 December 1934
Writer, Poet, Novelist, Science fiction writer
Andrew MotionAndrew Motion
26 October 1952
Poet

Thom GunnThom Gunn
29 August 1929
Writer

Herbert ReadHerbert Read
04 December 1893
Art Historian

R. S. ThomasR. S. Thomas
29 March 1913
Poet
Arnold BaxArnold Bax
08 November 1883
Composer
William EmpsonWilliam Empson
27 September 1906
Literary Critic

Robert BridgesRobert Bridges
23 October 1844
Poet

John Cowper PowysJohn Cowper Powys
08 October 1872
Philosopher

Henry NewboltHenry Newbolt
06 June 1862
Poet
Valerie EliotValerie Eliot
17 August 1926
Poet

Mina LoyMina Loy
27 December 1882
Poet

Denise LevertovDenise Levertov
24 October 1923
Poet

Francis ThompsonFrancis Thompson
18 December 1859
Poet

Edward BondEdward Bond
18 July 1934
Writer, Screenwriter, Playwright, Poet, Theatre
James FentonJames Fenton
25 April 1949
Poet

Harold ActonHarold Acton
05 July 1904
Writer
Sacheverell SitwellSacheverell Sitwell
15 November 1897
Writer

Arthur WaleyArthur Waley
19 August 1889
Translator
Richard AldingtonRichard Aldington
08 July 1892
Writer
Arthur Quiller-CouchArthur Quiller-Couch
21 November 1863
Writer