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
 

Lashana LynchLashana Lynch
27 November 1987, British
Actress
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
Yukio MishimaYukio Mishima
14 January 1925, Japanese
Playwright

Danai GuriraDanai Gurira
14 February 1978, American, Zimbabwean
Actress

Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist

Gore VidalGore Vidal
03 October 1925, American
 

David MametDavid Mamet
30 November 1947, American
 
Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
16 June 1938, American
Writer

Neil SimonNeil Simon
04 July 1927, American
Playwright & Screenwriter

Tom StoppardTom Stoppard
03 July 1937, Czech, British
Playwright

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

Harold PinterHarold Pinter
10 October 1930, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Saadat Hasan MantoSaadat Hasan Manto
11 May 1912, Pakistani
Writer

Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig
28 November 1881, Austrian
Novelist

Doris LessingDoris Lessing
22 October 1919, British
Novelist, Short Story Writer
Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
13 June 1893, British
Writer

Dick CusackDick Cusack
29 August 1925, American
Actor
Charlayne WoodardCharlayne Woodard
29 December 1953, American
Actress

Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
01 May 1923, American
Novelist

Jack DunphyJack Dunphy
22 August 1914, American
Novelist
Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
11 December 1911, Egyptian
Novelist

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Frances Hodgson BurnettFrances Hodgson Burnett
24 November 1849, British, American
Novelist
Jean GenetJean Genet
19 December 1910, French
Novelist

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter

Paul Laurence DunbarPaul Laurence Dunbar
27 June 1872, American
Poet

Brendan BehanBrendan Behan
09 February 1923, Irish
Irish poet
Humayun AhmedHumayun Ahmed
13 November 1948, Bangladeshi
Writer, Filmmaker
Yang JiangYang Jiang
17 July 1911, Chinese
Playwright

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

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

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,
Eric BogosianEric Bogosian
24 April 1953, American
Actor

Zoe KazanZoe Kazan
09 September 1983, British, American
Actress
Russell ToveyRussell Tovey
14 November 1981, British
Actor, Playwright

Julia JonesJulia Jones
27 March 1923, British
Actress

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

Ernie HudsonErnie Hudson
17 December 1945, American
Actor

Girish KarnadGirish Karnad
19 May 1938, Indian
Linguist, Author, Film director, Actor,
Lisa EdelsteinLisa Edelstein
21 May 1966, American
Playwright, Television actor, Actor, Film actor,

Gollapudi Maruti RaoGollapudi Maruti Rao
14 April 1939, Indian
Writer, Screenwriter, News presenter, Journalist,

Rory KinnearRory Kinnear
17 February 1978, British
Actor

Saul RubinekSaul Rubinek
02 July 1948, Canadian
Actor
Peter HandkePeter Handke
06 December 1942, Austrian
Novelist, Playwright, Film director, Screenwriter,

Else Lasker-SchülerElse Lasker-Schüler
11 February 1869, German
Poet
Jeffrey ArcherJeffrey Archer
15 April 1940, British
Politician, Novelist, Writer, Playwright, Science

Douglas HodgeDouglas Hodge
25 February 1960, British
Actor

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,

Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
05 March 1922, Italian
Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,
Amanda PalmerAmanda Palmer
30 April 1976, American
Singer, Street artist, Composer, Pianist,

Stephen TobolowskyStephen Tobolowsky
30 May 1951, American
Actor

Marilyn vos SavantMarilyn vos Savant
11 August 1946, American
Columnist
Ruby DeeRuby Dee
27 October 1922, American
Actress

John Cameron MitchellJohn Cameron Mitchell
21 April 1963, American
Actor
Morgan SpurlockMorgan Spurlock
07 November 1970, American
Screenwriter, Film director, Journalist

Paolo SorrentinoPaolo Sorrentino
31 May 1970, Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright

Ethan PhillipsEthan Phillips
08 February 1955, American
Actor

Andrew UptonAndrew Upton
01 February 1966, Australian
Film director, Screenwriter, Librettist
Jacob M. AppelJacob M. Appel
21 February 1973, American
Historian, Novelist, Writer, Playwright, Medical
Carrie HamiltonCarrie Hamilton
05 December 1963, American
Actress

Anthony MinghellaAnthony Minghella
06 January 1954, British
Screenwriter, Playwright, Film director, Film

Anthony NewleyAnthony Newley
24 September 1931, British
Actor, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Composer,

Ben EltonBen Elton
03 May 1959, Australian, British
Actor, Comedian, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,
Steven BerkoffSteven Berkoff
03 August 1937, British
Actor

Nikolai GogolNikolai Gogol
31 March 1809, Russian
Playwright

Gypsy Rose LeeGypsy Rose Lee
08 January 1911, American
Entertainer

Ian McEwanIan McEwan
21 June 1948, British
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film

Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
24 August 1922, American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the
Matt LetscherMatt Letscher
26 June 1970, American
Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor

Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
13 April 1931, British
Screenwriter, Librettist
Mike LeighMike Leigh
20 February 1943, British
Film director, Actor, Playwright, Theatre

Alan BennettAlan Bennett
09 May 1934, British
Actor, Screenwriter, Playwright, Diarist, Writer
Sarah SolemaniSarah Solemani
04 September 1986, British
Actress
Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
08 May 1906, Italian
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,