Stephen HawkingStephen Hawking
08 January 1942, British
Theoretical Physicist, Cosmologist
H. P. LovecraftH. P. Lovecraft
20 August 1890, American
Writer

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

Isaac AsimovIsaac Asimov
02 January 1920, American
Writer, Professor

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

Octavia ButlerOctavia Butler
22 June 1947, American
Science Fiction Writer
Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
11 March 1952, British, American
Writer

Sir Arthur Charles ClarkeSir Arthur Charles Clarke
16 December 1917, British
Writer

Bruce BoxleitnerBruce Boxleitner
12 May 1950, American
Actor
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

Junot DíazJunot Díaz
31 December 1968, Dominican, American
Writer

John W. CampbellJohn W. Campbell
08 June 1910, American
Science Fiction Writer

A. E. van VogtA. E. van Vogt
26 April 1912, Canadian
Science Fiction Author

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

Russell T DaviesRussell T Davies
27 April 1963, British
Screenwriter, Television producer, Science fiction

Brandon SandersonBrandon Sanderson
19 December 1975, American
Writer
James DoohanJames Doohan
03 March 1920, Canadian
Screenwriter, Television actor, Film actor, Actor,

Stephenie MeyerStephenie Meyer
24 December 1973, American
Novelist
Jeffrey ArcherJeffrey Archer
15 April 1940, British
Politician, Novelist, Writer, Playwright, Science

Thomas PynchonThomas Pynchon
08 May 1937, American
Writer, Novelist, Essayist, Science fiction writer

Frank HerbertFrank Herbert
08 October 1920, American
Writer
N. K. JemisinN. K. Jemisin
19 September 1972, American
Novelist

Orson Scott CardOrson Scott Card
24 August 1951, American
Novelist
J. G. BallardJ. G. Ballard
15 November 1930, Chinese, British
Novelist, Writer, Autobiographer, Screenwriter,

Christopher PaoliniChristopher Paolini
17 November 1983, American
Writer, Novelist, Science fiction writer,

Diana Wynne JonesDiana Wynne Jones
16 August 1934, British
Novelist
Warren EllisWarren Ellis
16 February 1968, British
Journalist, Writer, Science fiction writer

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Grant MorrisonGrant Morrison
31 January 1960, Scottish
Comics writer, Writer, Science fiction writer
Liu CixinLiu Cixin
23 June 1963, Chinese
Science fiction writer

Iain BanksIain Banks
16 February 1954, Scottish
Author

Dan SimmonsDan Simmons
04 April 1948, American
Fiction writer

Michel HouellebecqMichel Houellebecq
26 February 1956, French
Poet, Film director, Songwriter, Essayist,
Michael ChabonMichael Chabon
24 May 1963, American
Writer, Essayist, Screenwriter, Novelist,
Nora RobertsNora Roberts
10 October 1950, American
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Science fiction

Joe AbercrombieJoe Abercrombie
31 December 1974, British
Writer

Jean GiraudJean Giraud
08 May 1938, French
Caricaturist, Comics writer, Screenwriter, Science

Martin AmisMartin Amis
25 August 1949, British
Novelist, Science fiction writer, Short story
Andy WeirAndy Weir
16 June 1972, American
Novelist

V. E. SchwabV. E. Schwab
07 July 1987, American
Writer

Michael MoorcockMichael Moorcock
18 December 1939, British
Writer

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

Stanisław LemStanisław Lem
12 September 1921, Polish
Writer
Italo CalvinoItalo Calvino
15 October 1923, Italian, American
Writer, Poet, Politician, Journalist, Reporter,

Kim Stanley RobinsonKim Stanley Robinson
23 March 1952, American
Writer
Will SelfWill Self
26 September 1961, British
Writer, Journalist, Novelist, Science fiction

Marion Zimmer BradleyMarion Zimmer Bradley
03 June 1930, American
Writer

Robert Anton WilsonRobert Anton Wilson
18 January 1932, American
Writer, Novelist, Philosopher, Essayist,
Ann DruyanAnn Druyan
13 June 1949, American
Journalist, Film producer, Writer, Science fiction

Harry TurtledoveHarry Turtledove
14 June 1949, American
Novelist
Jim ButcherJim Butcher
26 October 1971, American
Novelist

Samuel R. DelanySamuel R. Delany
01 April 1942, American
Writer

Roger ZelaznyRoger Zelazny
13 May 1937, American
Poet

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

Pierce BrownPierce Brown
28 January 1988, American
Novelist
John ScalziJohn Scalzi
10 May 1969, American
Science Fiction Writers

Peter JurasikPeter Jurasik
25 April 1950, American
Actor

Michael ShermerMichael Shermer
08 September 1954, American
Writer

James DashnerJames Dashner
26 November 1972, American
Novelist
Nnedi OkoraforNnedi Okorafor
08 April 1974, American
Writer

Larry NivenLarry Niven
30 April 1938, American
Writer
Gene WolfeGene Wolfe
07 May 1931, American
Writer

James RollinsJames Rollins
20 August 1961, American
Journalist

Chris MetzenChris Metzen
22 November 1973, American
Artist, Comics artist, Novelist, Writer,
Brian K. VaughanBrian K. Vaughan
17 July 1976, American
Comic Book Writer

Alan Dean FosterAlan Dean Foster
18 November 1946, American
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Science fiction
Whitley StrieberWhitley Strieber
13 June 1945, American
Writer

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

Jeanette WintersonJeanette Winterson
27 August 1959, British
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Journalist,
Peter F. HamiltonPeter F. Hamilton
02 March 1960, British
Novelist

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

Len DeightonLen Deighton
18 February 1929, British
Writer

Anne Inez McCaffreyAnne Inez McCaffrey
01 April 1926, Irish, American
Writer

Michael EndeMichael Ende
12 November 1929, German
Writer
Richard AdamsRichard Adams
09 May 1920, British
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Author, Science
Pierre BoullePierre Boulle
20 February 1912, French
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Engineer, Science

George NaderGeorge Nader
19 October 1921, German, American
Actor

Jayant NarlikarJayant Narlikar
19 July 1938, Indian
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, Scientist,

Neal ShustermanNeal Shusterman
12 November 1962, American
Novelist
Martin GardnerMartin Gardner
21 October 1914, American
Mathematician, Writer, Journalist, Literary

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

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

Poul AndersonPoul Anderson
25 November 1926, American
Author

Colleen McCulloughColleen McCullough
01 June 1937, Australian
Novelist, Writer, Neurologist, Biographer, Science
Gardner FoxGardner Fox
20 May 1911, American
Comics artist, Writer, Novelist, Science fiction

Russell KirkRussell Kirk
19 October 1918, American
Political scientist, Philosopher, Literary critic,
Meta Ann DoakAnnie Dillard
30 April 1945, American
Author

Charles StrossCharles Stross
18 October 1964, British
Writer
Lois McMaster BujoldLois McMaster Bujold
02 November 1949, American
Fiction writer
Philip ReevePhilip Reeve
28 February 1966, British
Novelist