Vinayak Damodar SavarkarVinayak Damodar Savarkar
28 May 1883, Indian
Independence Activist, Reformer
Tracy LettsTracy Letts
04 July 1965, American
Actor, Screenwriter

Sam ShepardSam Shepard
05 November 1943, American
Actor

Martin McDonaghMartin McDonagh
26 March 1970, Irish, British
Playwright, Screenwriter, Filmmaker

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
17 October 1915, American
 

Robby BensonRobby Benson
21 January 1956, American
Actor
Rod SerlingRod Serling
25 December 1924, American
Screenwriter, TV Producer, Narrator

Tennessee WilliamsTennessee Williams
26 March 1911, American
American playwright

Mark RylanceMark Rylance
18 January 1960, British
Actor

Samuel BeckettSamuel Beckett
13 April 1906, Irish
Novelist, Playwright, Theater Director
Nora EphronNora Ephron
19 May 1941, American
Screenwriter, Producer, Director

Danai GuriraDanai Gurira
14 February 1978, American, Zimbabwean
Actress
Gore VidalGore Vidal
03 October 1925, American
 

Lashana LynchLashana Lynch
27 November 1987, British
Actress

Yukio MishimaYukio Mishima
14 January 1925, Japanese
Playwright
David MametDavid Mamet
30 November 1947, American
 

Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
16 June 1938, American
Writer
Roxann DawsonRoxann Dawson
11 September 1958, American
Actress

Neil SimonNeil Simon
04 July 1927, American
Playwright & Screenwriter

Charlayne WoodardCharlayne Woodard
29 December 1953, American
Actress
Harold PinterHarold Pinter
10 October 1930, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Tom StoppardTom Stoppard
03 July 1937, Czech, British
Playwright
Saadat Hasan MantoSaadat Hasan Manto
11 May 1912, Pakistani
Writer

Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig
28 November 1881, Austrian
Novelist

Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist

Doris LessingDoris Lessing
22 October 1919, British
Novelist, Short Story Writer
Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
13 June 1893, British
Writer
Humayun AhmedHumayun Ahmed
13 November 1948, Bangladeshi
Writer, Filmmaker

Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
11 December 1911, Egyptian
Novelist

Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
01 May 1923, American
Novelist

Jack DunphyJack Dunphy
22 August 1914, American
Novelist
Jean GenetJean Genet
19 December 1910, French
Novelist

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Dick CusackDick Cusack
29 August 1925, American
Actor

Frances Hodgson BurnettFrances Hodgson Burnett
24 November 1849, British, American
Novelist

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter

Brendan BehanBrendan Behan
09 February 1923, Irish
Irish poet
Paul Laurence DunbarPaul Laurence Dunbar
27 June 1872, American
Poet

Patrick WhitePatrick White
28 May 1912, Australian
Australian Writer
Dario FoDario Fo
24 March 1926, Italian
Playwright

Caryl ChurchillCaryl Churchill
03 September 1938, British
Dramatist, Women's Rights Activist

Elfriede JelinekElfriede Jelinek
20 October 1946, Austrian
Novelist & Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Yang JiangYang Jiang
17 July 1911, Chinese
Playwright

Robertson DaviesRobertson Davies
28 August 1913, Canadian
Author and Journalist
Irwin ShawIrwin Shaw
27 February 1913, American
Illness

Adrian MitchellAdrian Mitchell
24 October 1932, British
Poet

A. B. YehoshuaA. B. Yehoshua
19 December 1936, Israeli
Israeli Faulkner

James WongJames Wong
20 April 1959, American
Television producer

Robert GreeneRobert Greene
14 May 1959, British, American
Writer, Playwright
Alfred DouglasAlfred Douglas
22 October 1870, British
Poet

Thomas Clayton WolfeThomas Clayton Wolfe
03 October 1900, American
Novelist

Philip PullmanPhilip Pullman
19 October 1946, British
Writer, Novelist, University teacher, Playwright,

Rory KinnearRory Kinnear
17 February 1978, British
Actor
Zoe KazanZoe Kazan
09 September 1983, British, American
Actress

Russell ToveyRussell Tovey
14 November 1981, British
Actor, Playwright
Lisa EdelsteinLisa Edelstein
21 May 1966, American
Playwright, Television actor, Actor, Film actor,

Peter MorganPeter Morgan
10 April 1963, British
screenwriter, playwright, writer

Girish KarnadGirish Karnad
19 May 1938, Indian
Linguist, Author, Film director, Actor,
Amanda PalmerAmanda Palmer
30 April 1976, American
Singer, Street artist, Composer, Pianist,

Peter HandkePeter Handke
06 December 1942, Austrian
Novelist, Playwright, Film director, Screenwriter,
Gollapudi Maruti RaoGollapudi Maruti Rao
14 April 1939, Indian
Writer, Screenwriter, News presenter, Journalist,

Jeffrey ArcherJeffrey Archer
15 April 1940, British
Politician, Novelist, Writer, Playwright, Science

Ernie HudsonErnie Hudson
17 December 1945, American
Actor
Alejandro JodorowskyAlejandro Jodorowsky
17 February 1929, Chilean, French
Writer, Film director, Actor, Playwright,

Douglas HodgeDouglas Hodge
25 February 1960, British
Actor
Clive BarkerClive Barker
05 October 1952, British
Film director, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,

Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
05 March 1922, Italian
Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,

Stephen TobolowskyStephen Tobolowsky
30 May 1951, American
Actor

Jim BeaverJim Beaver
12 August 1950, American
Actor
Andrew UptonAndrew Upton
01 February 1966, Australian
Film director, Screenwriter, Librettist
Nikolai GogolNikolai Gogol
31 March 1809, Russian
Playwright

Leslie JordanLeslie Jordan
29 April 1955, American
Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor

Ben EltonBen Elton
03 May 1959, Australian, British
Actor, Comedian, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,

Alan BennettAlan Bennett
09 May 1934, British
Actor, Screenwriter, Playwright, Diarist, Writer
Anthony NewleyAnthony Newley
24 September 1931, British
Actor, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Composer,

Colman DomingoColman Domingo
28 November 1969, American
Actor

Morgan SpurlockMorgan Spurlock
07 November 1970, American
Screenwriter, Film director, Journalist

Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
13 April 1931, British
Screenwriter, Librettist

Anthony MinghellaAnthony Minghella
06 January 1954, British
Screenwriter, Playwright, Film director, Film
Paolo SorrentinoPaolo Sorrentino
31 May 1970, Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright

Ruby DeeRuby Dee
27 October 1922, American
Actress
Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
24 August 1922, American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the

David HaigDavid Haig
20 September 1955, British
Actor

Mike LeighMike Leigh
20 February 1943, British
Film director, Actor, Playwright, Theatre
Amelia BullmoreAmelia Bullmore
31 January 1964, British
Actress

Ian McEwanIan McEwan
21 June 1948, British
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film
Piyush MishraPiyush Mishra
13 January 1963, Indian
Screenwriter, Music director, Actor, Singer,

Jim SteinmanJim Steinman
01 November 1947, American
Composer

Gypsy Rose LeeGypsy Rose Lee
08 January 1911, American
Entertainer

Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
08 May 1906, Italian
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,
Austin PendletonAustin Pendleton
27 March 1940, American
Actor, Playwright, Writer, Stage actor, Television

Julia JonesJulia Jones
27 March 1923, British
Actress
Carrie HamiltonCarrie Hamilton
05 December 1963, American
Actress

Matthew CowlesMatthew Cowles
28 September 1944, American
Television actor, Film actor, Stage actor
Christine JorgensenChristine Jorgensen
30 May 1926, American
Actor

Michaela CoelMichaela Coel
01 October 1987, Ghanaian, British
Actress
Sidney SheldonSidney Sheldon
11 February 1917, American
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film