Ernest HemingwayErnest Hemingway
21 July 1899, American
Journalist
Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie
15 September 1890, British
Writer

Roald DahlRoald Dahl
13 September 1916, British
Novelist

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

Ruskin BondRuskin Bond
19 May 1934, Indian
Writer

Neil GaimanNeil Gaiman
10 November 1960, British
Author
Dr. SeussDr. Seuss
02 March 1904, American
Author

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck
27 February 1902, American
Author

Albert CamusAlbert Camus
07 November 1913, Algerian, French
Philosopher & Novelist
Charles BukowskiCharles Bukowski
16 August 1920, German, American
Poet

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger
01 January 1919, American
Writer
Philip K. DickPhilip K. Dick
16 December 1928, American
Novelist

Truman CapoteTruman Capote
30 September 1924, American
Author

Kazuo IshiguroKazuo Ishiguro
08 November 1954, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Diane LaddDiane Ladd
29 November 1932, American
Actress

Ian FlemingIan Fleming
28 May 1908, British
Author of James Bond Series
William S. BurroughsWilliam S. Burroughs
05 February 1914, American
Novelist, Short Story Writer

Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
11 December 1918, Russian
Novelist, Philosopher, Historian, Short story

Gabriel Garcia MarquezGabriel Garcia Marquez
06 March 1927, Colombian
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Ray BradburyRay Bradbury
22 August 1920, American
Writer
R. K. NarayanR. K. Narayan
10 October 1906, Indian
Writer

Reginald VelJohnsonReginald VelJohnson
16 August 1952, American
Actor
Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
14 December 1916, American
Author

Jhumpa LahiriJhumpa Lahiri
11 July 1967, British, American
Writer

Donna DouglasDonna Douglas
26 September 1932, American
Actress
Daphne du MaurierDaphne du Maurier
13 May 1907, British
Novelist & playwright

Harlan EllisonHarlan Ellison
27 May 1934, American
Writer
Evelyn WaughEvelyn Waugh
28 October 1903, British
Writer

Thomas Clayton WolfeThomas Clayton Wolfe
03 October 1900, American
Novelist

Robert E howardRobert E. Howard
22 January 1906, American
Pulp Fiction Writer
P. L. TraversP. L. Travers
09 August 1899, Australian, British
Writer

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V. S. NaipaulV. S. Naipaul
17 August 1932, British
Writer
Holiday ReinhornHoliday Reinhorn
12 March 1964, American
Fiction Writer

Donna TarttDonna Tartt
23 December 1963, American
Author

Mulk Raj AnandMulk Raj Anand
12 December 1905, Indian
 

Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
10 June 1915, American
Novelist
Dashiell HammettDashiell Hammett
27 May 1894, American
Novelist
Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
16 June 1938, American
Writer

Doris LessingDoris Lessing
22 October 1919, British
Novelist, Short Story Writer

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
22 June 1906, American
Renowned Author & Aviator

J. M. CoetzeeJ. M. Coetzee
09 February 1940, South African
Novelist, Author, Essayist
Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
13 June 1893, British
Writer

Louis L’AmourLouis L’Amour
22 March 1908, American
Novelist

John CheeverJohn Cheever
27 May 1912, American
Novelist & Short Story Writer

Panio GianopoulosPanio Gianopoulos
07 July 1975, American
Author

Carson McCullersCarson McCullers
19 February 1917, American
American novelist
Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
01 May 1923, American
Novelist

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
21 November 1902, Polish, American
Writer
Julio CortazarJulio Cortazar
26 August 1914, Argentinian
Novelist & Translator

Edward GoreyEdward Gorey
22 February 1925, American
 

Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
11 December 1911, Egyptian
Novelist
Deborah EisenbergDeborah Eisenberg
20 November 1945, American
Writer

Robert BlochRobert Bloch
05 April 1917, American
Novelist, Short-story Writer
Junot DíazJunot Díaz
31 December 1968, Dominican, American
Writer

John Dann MacDonaldJohn Dann MacDonald
24 July 1916, American
Novelist, Short Story Writer

Wallace StegnerWallace Stegner
18 February 1909, American
Author

Mo YanMo Yan
17 February 1955, Chinese
Novelist & Short Story Writer

Bernard MalamudBernard Malamud
26 April 1914, American
American novelist
Henry LawsonHenry Lawson
17 June 1867, Australian
Writer

Richard FordRichard Ford
16 February 1944, American
Novelist & Short Story Writer

Irwin ShawIrwin Shaw
27 February 1913, American
Illness

Bill ScottBill Scott
02 August 1920, American
American voice actor
H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
16 May 1905, British
Short Story Writer

Edwidge DanticatEdwidge Danticat
19 January 1969, Haitian
Author
Alan SillitoeAlan Sillitoe
04 March 1928, British
Writer

Camilo José CelaCamilo José Cela
11 May 1916, Spanish
Writer

Robert CormierRobert Cormier
17 January 1925, American
American author
Andre DubusAndre Dubus
11 August 1936, American
Short story writer

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13 June 1917, Paraguayan
Novelist
Aharon AppelfeldAharon Appelfeld
16 February 1932, Israeli
Writer

Cristina Peri RossiCristina Peri Rossi
12 November 1941, Uruguayan
Novelist

Miljenko JergovićMiljenko Jergović
28 May 1966, Bosnian
Prose writer
John HughesJohn Hughes
18 February 1950, American
Filmmaker

L. Frank BaumL. Frank Baum
15 May 1856, American
Writer
Edna O'BrienEdna O'Brien
15 December 1930, Irish
Novelist

Flannery O'ConnorFlannery O'Connor
25 March 1925, American
Novelist

Patrick RothfussPatrick Rothfuss
06 June 1973, American
Writer

Patricia HighsmithPatricia Highsmith
19 January 1921, American
Novelist
Dan SimmonsDan Simmons
04 April 1948, American
Fiction writer
Tobias WolffTobias Wolff
19 June 1945, American
Writer

Neal StephensonNeal Stephenson
31 October 1959, American
Novelist

Tabitha KingTabitha King
24 March 1949, American
Writer

Dean KoontzDean Koontz
09 July 1945, American
Novelist
Roxane GayRoxane Gay
15 October 1974, American
Writer

Anne PerryAnne Perry
28 October 1938, British
Writer

Louise ErdrichLouise Erdrich
07 June 1954, American
Author

Ryunosuke AkutagawaRyunosuke Akutagawa
01 March 1892, Japanese
Writer

Rupert HolmesRupert Holmes
24 February 1947, British, American
Composer
Tim O'BrienTim O'Brien
01 October 1946, American
Novelist

Irvine WelshIrvine Welsh
27 September 1958, Scottish
Novelist
Owen KingOwen King
21 February 1977, American
Writer

Martin AmisMartin Amis
25 August 1949, British
Novelist, Science fiction writer, Short story
Maurice LeblancMaurice Leblanc
11 December 1864, French
Novelist
Italo CalvinoItalo Calvino
15 October 1923, Italian
Journalist