H. P. LovecraftH. P. Lovecraft
20 August 1890, American
Writer
Isaac AsimovIsaac Asimov
02 January 1920, American
Writer, Professor

George R. R. MartinGeorge R. R. Martin
20 September 1948, American
Screenwriter, Novelist

Philip K. DickPhilip K. Dick
16 December 1928, American
Novelist

Bruce BoxleitnerBruce Boxleitner
12 May 1950, American
Actor

Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
11 March 1952, British, American
Writer
William GibsonWilliam Gibson
17 March 1948, Canadian, American
Speculative Fiction Writer

William GoldingWilliam Golding
19 September 1911, British
Novelist

Ted ChiangTed Chiang
20 October 1967, American
Writer
John W. CampbellJohn W. Campbell
08 June 1910, American
Science Fiction Writer

Junot DíazJunot Díaz
31 December 1968, Dominican, American
Writer
A. E. van VogtA. E. van Vogt
26 April 1912, Canadian
Science Fiction Author

Octavia ButlerOctavia Butler
22 June 1947, American
Science Fiction Writer

Muhammed Zafar IqbalMuhammed Zafar Iqbal
23 December 1952, Bangladeshi
Author

John M. FordJohn M. Ford
10 April 1957, American
Novelist, Writer, Game Designer

Aaron AllstonAaron Allston
08 December 1960, American
Game Designer, Author
Sir Arthur Charles ClarkeSir Arthur Charles Clarke
16 December 1917, British
Writer

James GunnJames Gunn
23 July 1923, American
Writer

L. Ron HubbardL. Ron Hubbard
13 March 1911, American
Officer, Novelist, Musician, Writer, Screenwriter,

Brandon SandersonBrandon Sanderson
19 December 1975, American
Writer
Frank HerbertFrank Herbert
08 October 1920, American
Writer

Stephenie MeyerStephenie Meyer
24 December 1973, American
Novelist
Alejandro JodorowskyAlejandro Jodorowsky
17 February 1929, Chilean, French
Writer, Film director, Actor, Playwright,

Octavia E. ButlerOctavia E. Butler
22 June 1947, American
Science fiction author

N. K. JemisinN. K. Jemisin
19 September 1972, American
Novelist
Mark GatissMark Gatiss
17 October 1966, British
Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Novelist, Voice

Thomas PynchonThomas Pynchon
08 May 1937, American
Writer, Novelist, Essayist, Science fiction writer
Marion Zimmer BradleyMarion Zimmer Bradley
03 June 1930, American
Writer

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

James DoohanJames Doohan
03 March 1920, Canadian
Screenwriter, Television actor, Film actor, Actor,
Christopher PaoliniChristopher Paolini
17 November 1983, American
Writer, Novelist, Science fiction writer,

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J. G. BallardJ. G. Ballard
15 November 1930, Chinese, British
Novelist, Writer, Autobiographer, Screenwriter,
Warren EllisWarren Ellis
16 February 1968, British
Journalist, Writer, Science fiction writer

Steven MoffatSteven Moffat
18 November 1961, British
Screenwriter, Science fiction writer, Television

Iain BanksIain Banks
16 February 1954, Scottish
Author

Grant MorrisonGrant Morrison
31 January 1960, Scottish
Comics writer, Writer, Science fiction writer
Jim ButcherJim Butcher
26 October 1971, American
Novelist
Jean GiraudJean Giraud
08 May 1938, French
Caricaturist, Comics writer, Screenwriter, Science

Nora RobertsNora Roberts
10 October 1950, American
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Science fiction

Michel HouellebecqMichel Houellebecq
26 February 1956, French
Poet, Film director, Songwriter, Essayist,

Joe AbercrombieJoe Abercrombie
31 December 1974, British
Writer
Michael MoorcockMichael Moorcock
18 December 1939, British
Writer

Martin AmisMartin Amis
25 August 1949, British
Novelist, Science fiction writer, Short story

Michael ChabonMichael Chabon
24 May 1963, American
Writer, Essayist, Screenwriter, Novelist,

Robert Anton WilsonRobert Anton Wilson
18 January 1932, American
Writer, Novelist, Philosopher, Essayist,

Stanisław LemStanisław Lem
12 September 1921, Polish
Writer
Diana Wynne JonesDiana Wynne Jones
16 August 1934, British
Novelist

Ann DruyanAnn Druyan
13 June 1949, American
Journalist, Film producer, Writer, Science fiction
Russell T DaviesRussell T Davies
27 April 1963, British
Screenwriter, Television producer, Science fiction

J. Michael StraczynskiJ. Michael Straczynski
17 July 1954, American
Screenwriter, Film producer, Novelist, Journalist,

Dan SimmonsDan Simmons
04 April 1948, American
Fiction writer
Italo CalvinoItalo Calvino
15 October 1923, Italian, American
Writer, Poet, Politician, Journalist, Reporter,

Andy WeirAndy Weir
16 June 1972, American
Novelist
Samuel R. DelanySamuel R. Delany
01 April 1942, American
Writer

Harry TurtledoveHarry Turtledove
14 June 1949, American
Novelist

Richard PowersRichard Powers
18 June 1957, American
Novelist, Writer, Science fiction writer

John ScalziJohn Scalzi
10 May 1969, American
Science Fiction Writers

Michael ShermerMichael Shermer
08 September 1954, American
Writer
James RollinsJames Rollins
20 August 1961, American
Journalist

Will SelfWill Self
26 September 1961, British
Writer, Journalist, Novelist, Science fiction

Madeleine L'EngleMadeleine L'Engle
29 November 1918, American
Author

Gene WolfeGene Wolfe
07 May 1931, American
Writer
Roger ZelaznyRoger Zelazny
13 May 1937, American
Poet

Kim Stanley RobinsonKim Stanley Robinson
23 March 1952, American
Writer
Whitley StrieberWhitley Strieber
13 June 1945, American
Writer

Pierce BrownPierce Brown
28 January 1988, American
Novelist

Len DeightonLen Deighton
18 February 1929, British
Writer
Larry NivenLarry Niven
30 April 1938, American
Writer

V. E. SchwabV. E. Schwab
07 July 1987, American
Writer
Michael EndeMichael Ende
12 November 1929, German
Writer

Richard K. MorganRichard K. Morgan
24 September 1965, British
Writer

Nnedi OkoraforNnedi Okorafor
08 April 1974, American
Writer
Brian K. VaughanBrian K. Vaughan
17 July 1976, American
Comic Book Writer

Nevil ShuteNevil Shute
17 January 1899, British
Novelist
Piers AnthonyPiers Anthony
06 August 1934, British, American
Novelist

George NaderGeorge Nader
19 October 1921, German, American
Actor

Philip KerrPhilip Kerr
22 February 1956, Scottish
Writer, Poet lawyer, Science fiction writer,

Jeanette WintersonJeanette Winterson
27 August 1959, British
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Journalist,
Martin GardnerMartin Gardner
21 October 1914, American
Mathematician, Writer, Journalist, Literary
Peter F. HamiltonPeter F. Hamilton
02 March 1960, British
Novelist

Russell KirkRussell Kirk
19 October 1918, American
Political scientist, Philosopher, Literary critic,

Yasutaka TsutsuiYasutaka Tsutsui
24 September 1934, Japanese
Actor, Novelist, Writer, Playwright, Science

Alan Dean FosterAlan Dean Foster
18 November 1946, American
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Science fiction
Jack VanceJack Vance
28 August 1916, American
Writer

T. H. WhiteT. H. White
29 May 1906, British
Author

Colleen McCulloughColleen McCullough
01 June 1937, Australian
Novelist, Writer, Neurologist, Biographer, Science

Lois McMaster BujoldLois McMaster Bujold
02 November 1949, American
Fiction writer

Chris MetzenChris Metzen
22 November 1973, American
Artist, Comics artist, Novelist, Writer,
Vernor VingeVernor Vinge
02 October 1944, American
Computer scientist

Poul AndersonPoul Anderson
25 November 1926, American
Author
Jayant NarlikarJayant Narlikar
19 July 1938, Indian
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, Scientist,

Richard AdamsRichard Adams
09 May 1920, British
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Author, Science
Meta Ann DoakAnnie Dillard
30 April 1945, American
Author
Hugo GernsbackHugo Gernsback
16 August 1884, Luxembourgian, American
Inventor