Sam ShepardSam Shepard
05 November 1943, American
Actor
Vinayak Damodar SavarkarVinayak Damodar Savarkar
28 May 1883, Indian
Independence Activist, Reformer

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
17 October 1915, American
 

Tracy LettsTracy Letts
04 July 1965, American
Actor, Screenwriter

Tennessee WilliamsTennessee Williams
26 March 1911, American
American playwright

Rod SerlingRod Serling
25 December 1924, American
Screenwriter, TV Producer, Narrator
Danai GuriraDanai Gurira
14 February 1978, American, Zimbabwean
Actress

Mark RylanceMark Rylance
18 January 1960, British
Actor

Nora EphronNora Ephron
19 May 1941, American
Screenwriter, Producer, Director
Yukio MishimaYukio Mishima
14 January 1925, Japanese
Playwright

Martin McDonaghMartin McDonagh
26 March 1970, Irish, British
Playwright, Screenwriter, Filmmaker
Gore VidalGore Vidal
03 October 1925, American
 

Samuel BeckettSamuel Beckett
13 April 1906, Irish
Novelist, Playwright, Theater Director

Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist

David MametDavid Mamet
30 November 1947, American
 

Lashana LynchLashana Lynch
27 November 1987, British
Actress
Saadat Hasan MantoSaadat Hasan Manto
11 May 1912, Pakistani
Writer

Neil SimonNeil Simon
04 July 1927, American
Playwright & Screenwriter

Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
16 June 1938, American
Writer

Roxann DawsonRoxann Dawson
11 September 1958, American
Actress
Robby BensonRobby Benson
21 January 1956, American
Actor

Harold PinterHarold Pinter
10 October 1930, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig
28 November 1881, Austrian
Novelist

Tom StoppardTom Stoppard
03 July 1937, Czech, British
Playwright

Doris LessingDoris Lessing
22 October 1919, British
Novelist, Short Story Writer
Dick CusackDick Cusack
29 August 1925, American
Actor

Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
13 June 1893, British
Writer
Charlayne WoodardCharlayne Woodard
29 December 1953, American
Actress

Amelia BullmoreAmelia Bullmore
31 January 1964, British
Actress

Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
01 May 1923, American
Novelist
Jack DunphyJack Dunphy
22 August 1914, American
Novelist

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Frances Hodgson BurnettFrances Hodgson Burnett
24 November 1849, British, American
Novelist
Humayun AhmedHumayun Ahmed
13 November 1948, Bangladeshi
Writer, Filmmaker

Jean GenetJean Genet
19 December 1910, French
Novelist

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter

Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
11 December 1911, Egyptian
Novelist
Brendan BehanBrendan Behan
09 February 1923, Irish
Irish poet
Paul Laurence DunbarPaul Laurence Dunbar
27 June 1872, American
Poet

Dario FoDario Fo
24 March 1926, Italian
Playwright

Patrick WhitePatrick White
28 May 1912, Australian
Australian Writer

Elfriede JelinekElfriede Jelinek
20 October 1946, Austrian
Novelist & Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Caryl ChurchillCaryl Churchill
03 September 1938, British
Dramatist, Women's Rights Activist

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

Robert GreeneRobert Greene
14 May 1959, British, American
Writer, Playwright
James WongJames Wong
20 April 1959, American
Television producer

Alfred DouglasAlfred Douglas
22 October 1870, British
Poet

Thomas Clayton WolfeThomas Clayton Wolfe
03 October 1900, American
Novelist
Leslie JordanLeslie Jordan
29 April 1955, American
Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor

Zoe KazanZoe Kazan
09 September 1983, British, American
Actress
Larry KramerLarry Kramer
25 June 1935, American
Playwright

Michaela CoelMichaela Coel
01 October 1987, Ghanaian, British
Actress

Rory KinnearRory Kinnear
17 February 1978, British
Actor

Amanda PalmerAmanda Palmer
30 April 1976, American
Singer, Street artist, Composer, Pianist,

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

Girish KarnadGirish Karnad
19 May 1938, Indian
Linguist, Author, Film director, Actor,

Andrew UptonAndrew Upton
01 February 1966, Australian
Film director, Screenwriter, Librettist

Eric BogosianEric Bogosian
24 April 1953, American
Actor
Ernie HudsonErnie Hudson
17 December 1945, American
Actor

Alan BennettAlan Bennett
09 May 1934, British
Actor, Screenwriter, Playwright, Diarist, Writer
Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
05 March 1922, Italian
Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,

Lorraine HansberryLorraine Hansberry
19 May 1930, American
Writer, Theatre director, Screenwriter,

Alejandro JodorowskyAlejandro Jodorowsky
17 February 1929, Chilean, French
Writer, Film director, Actor, Playwright,
Clive BarkerClive Barker
05 October 1952, British
Film director, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,

Marilyn vos SavantMarilyn vos Savant
11 August 1946, American
Columnist
Peter MorganPeter Morgan
10 April 1963, British
screenwriter, playwright, writer

Matthew CowlesMatthew Cowles
28 September 1944, American
Television actor, Film actor, Stage actor

Saul RubinekSaul Rubinek
02 July 1948, Canadian
Actor
Stephen TobolowskyStephen Tobolowsky
30 May 1951, American
Actor

Julia JonesJulia Jones
27 March 1923, British
Actress
Jeffrey ArcherJeffrey Archer
15 April 1940, British
Politician, Novelist, Writer, Playwright, Science

Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
24 August 1922, American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the

Ruby DeeRuby Dee
27 October 1922, American
Actress

Philip PullmanPhilip Pullman
19 October 1946, British
Writer, Novelist, University teacher, Playwright,
Douglas HodgeDouglas Hodge
25 February 1960, British
Actor
Mike O'MalleyMike O'Malley
31 October 1966, American
Actor

Thomas HarrisThomas Harris
11 April 1940, American
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright,

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

Anthony MinghellaAnthony Minghella
06 January 1954, British
Screenwriter, Playwright, Film director, Film
Gollapudi Maruti RaoGollapudi Maruti Rao
14 April 1939, Indian
Writer, Screenwriter, News presenter, Journalist,

Steven BerkoffSteven Berkoff
03 August 1937, British
Actor

Rainer Werner FassbinderRainer Werner Fassbinder
31 May 1945, German
Screenwriter, Playwright, Film director, Actor,

Piyush MishraPiyush Mishra
13 January 1963, Indian
Screenwriter, Music director, Actor, Singer,

Carrie HamiltonCarrie Hamilton
05 December 1963, American
Actress
Gypsy Rose LeeGypsy Rose Lee
08 January 1911, American
Entertainer

Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
08 May 1906, Italian
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,
John Cameron MitchellJohn Cameron Mitchell
21 April 1963, American
Actor

Crazy MohanCrazy Mohan
16 October 1952, Indian
screenwriter
Ian McEwanIan McEwan
21 June 1948, British
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film
Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
13 April 1931, British
Screenwriter, Librettist