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Writer
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Novelist, Short Story Writer

Ted HughesTed Hughes
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Poet and Children's Writer

W. H. AudenW. H. Auden
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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
 

Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
13 June 1893
Writer

Kingsley AmisKingsley Amis
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Poet, novelist and lecturer

John BergerJohn Berger
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Novelist
Adrian MitchellAdrian Mitchell
24 October 1932
Poet

C. Day LewisC. Day Lewis
27 April 1904
Poet
Alfred DouglasAlfred Douglas
22 October 1870
Poet

Tamzin MerchantTamzin Merchant
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Actress

DonovanDonovan
10 May 1946
Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Composer,
Johnny MarrJohnny Marr
31 October 1963
Guitarist, Poet, Singer, Songwriter, Record

John Cooper ClarkeJohn Cooper Clarke
25 January 1949
Poet
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Writer

Alasdair GrayAlasdair Gray
28 December 1934
Writer, Poet, Novelist, Science fiction writer

Craig CharlesCraig Charles
11 July 1964
Actor
Michaela CoelMichaela Coel
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Actress

Michael RosenMichael Rosen
07 May 1946
Writer, Children's writer, YouTuber, Novelist,
Nik KershawNik Kershaw
01 March 1958
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer, Poet

Genesis P-OrridgeGenesis P-Orridge
22 February 1950
Singer

David KnopflerDavid Knopfler
27 December 1952
Singer

Benjamin ZephaniahBenjamin Zephaniah
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Actor, Poet, Writer, Singer
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01 April 1960
Painter, Poet, Writer, Children's writer
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28 August 1906
Poet, Writer, Journalist, Literary critic

Daniel TammetDaniel Tammet
31 January 1979
Writer

Al AlvarezAl Alvarez
05 August 1929
Poet, Author, Autobiographer, Literary critic,

Eric SykesEric Sykes
04 May 1923
Actor
Simon ArmitageSimon Armitage
26 May 1963
Poet

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28 February 1909
Poet, Writer, Essayist, University teacher,

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

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15 August 1858
Author

Leslie BricusseLeslie Bricusse
29 January 1931
Composer, Musician, Playwright, Lyricist,
Oskar KokoschkaOskar Kokoschka
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Painter, Playwright, Writer, Poet, University

Laurie LeeLaurie Lee
26 June 1914
Screenwriter, Poet, Autobiographer, Journalist
Mark HaddonMark Haddon
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Writer

Ford Madox FordFord Madox Ford
17 December 1873
Novelist

John MasefieldJohn Masefield
01 June 1878
Poet
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Singer, Poet, Singer-songwriter, Stage actor, Film

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

John TavenerJohn Tavener
28 January 1944
Composer, Poet, Musician

Vivian StanshallVivian Stanshall
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Musician

Valerie EliotValerie Eliot
17 August 1926
Poet

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09 November 1937
Author, Writer
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18 January 1908
Mathematician, Poet, Non-fiction writer

Felix DennisFelix Dennis
27 May 1947
Publisher

Radclyffe HallRadclyffe Hall
12 August 1880
Poet

Rumer GoddenRumer Godden
10 December 1907
Author
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21 June 1949
Playwright, Writer, Poet, Children's writer

Kenneth E. BouldingKenneth E. Boulding
18 January 1910
Economist, University teacher, Philosopher,
Victor SpinettiVictor Spinetti
02 September 1929
Actor

George MeredithGeorge Meredith
12 February 1828
Novelist

Louis MacNeiceLouis MacNeice
12 September 1907
Poet, Writer, Playwright
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Writer

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05 January 1902
Writer
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27 December 1882
Poet

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20 September 1902
Poet, Illustrator, Novelist, Performer, Writer

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Writer
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26 October 1952
Poet

Elizabeth JenningsElizabeth Jennings
18 July 1926
Poet
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Actor, Poet, Author, Screenwriter, Writer

David TibetDavid Tibet
05 March 1960
Musician, Painter, Poet

Jake ThackrayJake Thackray
27 February 1938
Singer-songwriter, Poet

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29 August 1929
Writer
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24 October 1923
Poet
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23 October 1844
Poet

Olivia ManningOlivia Manning
02 March 1908
Novelist

R. S. ThomasR. S. Thomas
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Poet, Author, Writer

John Cowper PowysJohn Cowper Powys
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Philosopher
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08 July 1892
Writer

Francis ThompsonFrancis Thompson
18 December 1859
Poet

Renée VivienRenée Vivien
11 June 1877
Poet

Roland PenroseRoland Penrose
14 October 1900
Paramedic, Art historian, Engineer, Photographer,

Arthur WaleyArthur Waley
19 August 1889
Translator
Henry NewboltHenry Newbolt
06 June 1862
Poet

Kathleen RaineKathleen Raine
14 June 1908
Poet
Edward BondEdward Bond
18 July 1934
Writer, Screenwriter, Playwright, Poet, Theatre

Edmund GosseEdmund Gosse
21 September 1849
Poet

James FentonJames Fenton
25 April 1949
Poet
Wilfrid Scawen BluntWilfrid Scawen Blunt
17 August 1840
Poet

Isaac RosenbergIsaac Rosenberg
25 November 1890
Poet
William EmpsonWilliam Empson
27 September 1906
Literary critic, Poet, Writer

Tony HarrisonTony Harrison
30 April 1937
Poet, Writer, Playwright

Arthur Quiller-CouchArthur Quiller-Couch
21 November 1863
Writer

Mary WebbMary Webb
25 March 1881
Novelist
Charles SalvadorCharles Salvador
06 December 1952
Poet, Autobiographer, Boxer

Lionel JohnsonLionel Johnson
15 March 1867
Poet
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14 October 1856
Writer

Anna WickhamAnna Wickham
1884 AD
Poet
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16 January 1874
Writer, Poet, Novelist

Anthony BlackburnAnthony Blackburn
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Poet
Sir Thomas WyattSir Thomas Wyatt
1503 AD
Politician