Rabindranath TagoreRabindranath Tagore
07 May 1861
Poet
Vinayak Damodar SavarkarVinayak Damodar Savarkar
28 May 1883
Independence Activist, Reformer

Vikram SethVikram Seth
20 June 1952
Writer

Ahmed Raza Khan BarelviAhmed Raza Khan Barelvi
14 June 1856
Islamic Scholar, Reformer

Kumar VishwasKumar Vishwas
10 February 1970
Poet

KuvempuKuvempu
29 December 1904
Novelist
Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
31 August 1919
Writer

Kamal AmrohiKamal Amrohi
17 January 1918
Director

Mahadevi VarmaMahadevi Varma
26 March 1907
Poet
Ramdhari Singh DinkarRamdhari Singh Dinkar
23 September 1908
Poet

Nabaneeta Dev SenNabaneeta Dev Sen
13 January 1938
Writer
KusumagrajKusumagraj
27 February 1912
Poet

Soumitra ChatterjeeSoumitra Chatterjee
19 January 1935
Actor

NagarjunNagarjun
30 June 1911
Poet, Writer

Purushottam Laxman DeshpandePurushottam Laxman Deshpande
08 November 1919
Author, Film director, Actor, Composer, Poet,

SugathakumariSugathakumari
03 January 1934
Writer, Human rights activist, Children's writer
Meena KumariMeena Kumari
01 August 1933
Actress

Ashutosh RanaAshutosh Rana
10 November 1967
Actor

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

Harivanshrai BachchanHarivanshrai Bachchan
27 November 1907
Poet
Akkitham Achuthan NamboothiriAkkitham Achuthan Namboothiri
18 March 1926
Author

Suresh OberoiSuresh Oberoi
17 December 1946
Actor
KannadasanKannadasan
24 June 1927
Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

VairamuthuVairamuthu
13 July 1953
Author, Actor, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Rahat IndoriRahat Indori
01 January 1950
Poet
Sahir LudhianviSahir Ludhianvi
08 March 1921
Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Mahasweta DeviMahasweta Devi
14 January 1926
Human rights activist, Writer, Poet, Novelist,
Satinder SartaajSatinder Sartaaj
31 August 1982
Singer

Irom Chanu SharmilaIrom Chanu Sharmila
14 March 1972
Poet, Journalist

NaushadNaushad
25 December 1919
Musician
Shiv Kumar BatalviShiv Kumar Batalvi
23 July 1936
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

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Sumitranandan PantSumitranandan Pant
20 May 1900
Writer, Poet
Majrooh SultanpuriMajrooh Sultanpuri
01 October 1919
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Irshad KamilIrshad Kamil
05 September 1971
Poet, Writer, Lyricist, Songwriter

K. Shivaram KaranthK. Shivaram Karanth
10 October 1902
Author, Poet

O. N. V. KurupO. N. V. Kurup
27 May 1931
Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Na. MuthukumarNa. Muthukumar
12 July 1975
Poet
Vayalar RamavarmaVayalar Ramavarma
28 March 1928
Author, Lyricist, Songwriter

Jayachamarajendra WadiyarJayachamarajendra Wadiyar
18 July 1919
Poet, Composer, Philosopher, Philanthropist,

Subhadra Kumari ChauhanSubhadra Kumari Chauhan
16 August 1904
Author, Poet

Jan Nisar AkhtarJan Nisar Akhtar
14 February 1914
author, poet, lyricist, songwriter
Sri SriSri Sri
30 April 1910
author, poet, lyricist, songwriter

Dharamvir BharatiDharamvir Bharati
25 December 1926
Poet, Journalist, Author, Writer

Vyloppilli Sreedhara MenonVyloppilli Sreedhara Menon
11 May 1911
Poet, Writer

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

Balamani AmmaBalamani Amma
19 July 1909
Author
Kongara JaggayyaKongara Jaggayya
31 December 1926
Film actor

G. Sankara KurupG. Sankara Kurup
03 June 1901
Politician, Poet
Goreti VenkannaGoreti Venkanna
1963 AD
author, songwriter

Balachandran ChullikaduBalachandran Chullikadu
30 July 1957
 

Veturi Sundararama MurthyVeturi Sundararama Murthy
29 January 1936
Poet, Songwriter, Lyricist
Habib TanvirHabib Tanvir
01 September 1923
Playwright

Bhai Vir SinghBhai Vir Singh
05 December 1882
Poet
Kavi PradeepKavi Pradeep
06 February 1915
Poet, Singer, Lyricist, Songwriter

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

Ahmed AliAhmed Ali
01 July 1910
Novelist

Dom MoraesDom Moraes
19 July 1938
Writer

Gopalakrishna AdigaGopalakrishna Adiga
1918 AD
poet
P. Kunhiraman NairP. Kunhiraman Nair
04 October 1905
 

Meena AlexanderMeena Alexander
17 February 1951
Poet

Sarat Kumar KarSarat Kumar Kar
05 September 1939
Politician

AarudhraAarudhra
31 August 1925
Poet, Songwriter, Writer, Historian, Author,
K. S. NarasimhaswamyK. S. Narasimhaswamy
26 January 1915
Author

Ali Sardar JafriAli Sardar Jafri
29 November 1913
Writer
Subhash MukhopadhyaySubhash Mukhopadhyay
12 February 1919
Poet