Vikram SethVikram Seth
20 June 1952
Writer
Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
31 August 1919
Writer

Javed AkhtarJaved Akhtar
17 January 1945
Screenwriter, Politician, Writer, Poet, Lyricist,

GulzarGulzar
18 August 1936
film director, film producer, screenwriter,

Kumar VishwasKumar Vishwas
10 February 1970
Politician

Irom Chanu SharmilaIrom Chanu Sharmila
14 March 1972
Poet, Journalist
Mahadevi VarmaMahadevi Varma
26 March 1907
Poet, Author, Writer

KuvempuKuvempu
29 December 1904
Writer, Poet, Professor

Ramdhari Singh DinkarRamdhari Singh Dinkar
23 September 1908
Writer, Poet, Politician, Journalist, Literary

KannadasanKannadasan
24 June 1927
Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
VairamuthuVairamuthu
13 July 1953
Author, Actor, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Mahasweta DeviMahasweta Devi
14 January 1926
Human rights activist, Writer, Poet, Novelist,
Irshad KamilIrshad Kamil
05 September 1971
Poet, Writer, Lyricist, Songwriter

Sahir LudhianviSahir Ludhianvi
08 March 1921
Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Shiv Kumar BatalviShiv Kumar Batalvi
23 July 1936
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Purushottam Laxman DeshpandePurushottam Laxman Deshpande
08 November 1919
Author, Film director, Actor, Composer, Poet,

O. N. V. KurupO. N. V. Kurup
27 May 1931
Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Na. MuthukumarNa. Muthukumar
13 July 1975
Poet, Lyricist, Writer, Songwriter

Sumitranandan PantSumitranandan Pant
20 May 1900
Writer, Poet

Majrooh SultanpuriMajrooh Sultanpuri
01 October 1919
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Subhadra Kumari ChauhanSubhadra Kumari Chauhan
16 August 1904
Author, Poet

K. Shivaram KaranthK. Shivaram Karanth
10 October 1902
Author, Poet
SugathakumariSugathakumari
03 January 1934
Writer, Human rights activist, Children's writer

Jan Nisar AkhtarJan Nisar Akhtar
14 February 1914
author, poet, lyricist, songwriter

Chandrashekhara KambaraChandrashekhara Kambara
02 January 1937
Film director, Poet, Writer

Veturi Sundararama MurthyVeturi Sundararama Murthy
29 January 1936
Poet, Songwriter, Lyricist
KusumagrajKusumagraj
27 February 1912
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Jayachamarajendra WadiyarJayachamarajendra Wadiyar
18 July 1919
Poet, Composer, Philosopher, Philanthropist,

G. Sankara KurupG. Sankara Kurup
03 June 1901
Politician, Poet

Balamani AmmaBalamani Amma
19 July 1909
Author

NagarjunNagarjun
30 June 1911
Poet, Writer
Vayalar RamavarmaVayalar Ramavarma
28 March 1928
Author, Lyricist, Songwriter

C. Narayana ReddyC. Narayana Reddy
29 July 1931
Author, Politician, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Kavi PradeepKavi Pradeep
06 February 1915
Poet, Singer, Lyricist, Songwriter

Vyloppilli Sreedhara MenonVyloppilli Sreedhara Menon
11 May 1911
Poet, Writer

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Dharamvir BharatiDharamvir Bharati
25 December 1926
Poet, Journalist, Author, Writer
AarudhraAarudhra
31 August 1925
Poet, Songwriter, Writer, Historian, Author,

K. S. NarasimhaswamyK. S. Narasimhaswamy
26 January 1915
Author
Gopalakrishna AdigaGopalakrishna Adiga
1918 AD
poet

P. Kunhiraman NairP. Kunhiraman Nair
04 October 1905
 

Akkitham Achuthan NamboothiriAkkitham Achuthan Namboothiri
18 March 1926
Author
Goreti VenkannaGoreti Venkanna
1963 AD
author, songwriter

Sri SriSri Sri
30 April 1910
author, poet, lyricist, songwriter
Balachandran ChullikaduBalachandran Chullikadu
30 July 1957
 

Harivanshrai BachchanHarivanshrai Bachchan
27 November 1907