George R. R. MartinGeorge R. R. Martin
20 September 1948, American
Screenwriter, Novelist
Ernest HemingwayErnest Hemingway
21 July 1899, American
Journalist

Roald DahlRoald Dahl
13 September 1916, British, Welsh
Novelist, Short Story Writer

Neil GaimanNeil Gaiman
10 November 1960, British
Author

Dr. SeussDr. Seuss
02 March 1904, American
Writer, Cartoonist

Truman CapoteTruman Capote
30 September 1924, American
Author
John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck
27 February 1902, American
Author

Charles BukowskiCharles Bukowski
16 August 1920, German, American
Poet

Ian FlemingIan Fleming
28 May 1908, British
Author of James Bond Series

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

R. K. NarayanR. K. Narayan
10 October 1906, Indian
 
Ruskin BondRuskin Bond
19 May 1934, Indian
Writer

Donna DouglasDonna Douglas
26 September 1932, American
Actress

Diane LaddDiane Ladd
29 November 1932, American
Actress
Ray BradburyRay Bradbury
22 August 1920, American
Writer

Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
14 December 1916, American
Author
William S. BurroughsWilliam S. Burroughs
05 February 1914, American
Novelist, Short Story Writer

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

Harlan EllisonHarlan Ellison
27 May 1934, American
Writer
Reginald VelJohnsonReginald VelJohnson
16 August 1952, American
Actor

Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
16 June 1938, American
Writer
Robert E howardRobert E. Howard
22 January 1906, American
Pulp Fiction Writer

Holiday ReinhornHoliday Reinhorn
12 March 1964, American
Fiction Writer

Jhumpa LahiriJhumpa Lahiri
11 July 1967, British, American
Writer

Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
01 May 1923, American
Novelist
Mulk Raj AnandMulk Raj Anand
12 December 1905, Indian
 
V. S. NaipaulV. S. Naipaul
17 August 1932, British
Writer

J. M. CoetzeeJ. M. Coetzee
09 February 1940, South African
Novelist, Author

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

Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
10 June 1915, American
Novelist
Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
22 June 1906, American
Renowned Author & Aviator

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Panio GianopoulosPanio Gianopoulos
07 July 1975, American
Author

Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
11 December 1911, Egyptian
Novelist

Edward GoreyEdward Gorey
22 February 1925, American
 

John CheeverJohn Cheever
27 May 1912, American
Novelist & Short Story Writer
Carson McCullersCarson McCullers
19 February 1917, American
American novelist

Robert BlochRobert Bloch
05 April 1917, American
Novelist, Short-story Writer
Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
21 November 1902, Polish, American
Writer

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

Mo YanMo Yan
17 February 1955, Chinese
Novelist & Short Story Writer
Wallace StegnerWallace Stegner
18 February 1909, American
Author

Henry LawsonHenry Lawson
17 June 1867, Australian
Writer
Edwidge DanticatEdwidge Danticat
19 January 1969, Haitian
Author

Bernard MalamudBernard Malamud
26 April 1914, American
American novelist

H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
16 May 1905, British
Short Story Writer

Robert CormierRobert Cormier
17 January 1925, American
American author

Irwin ShawIrwin Shaw
27 February 1913, American
Illness
Camilo José CelaCamilo José Cela
11 May 1916, Spanish
Writer

Alan SillitoeAlan Sillitoe
04 March 1928, British
Writer

Andre DubusAndre Dubus
11 August 1936, American
Short story writer

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

Cristina Peri RossiCristina Peri Rossi
12 November 1941, Uruguayan
Novelist
Miljenko JergovićMiljenko Jergović
28 May 1966, Bosnian
Prose writer

Bill ScottBill Scott
02 August 1920, American
American voice actor

John Dann MacDonaldJohn Dann MacDonald
24 July 1916, American
Novelist, Short Story Writer
James GunnJames Gunn
23 July 1923, American
Writer

Richard StallmanRichard Stallman
16 March 1953, American
Programmer, Computer scientist, Lecturer, Blogger,
Diana GabaldonDiana Gabaldon
11 January 1952, American
Author

Tabitha KingTabitha King
24 March 1949, American
Writer

Owen KingOwen King
21 February 1977, American
Writer
Anne PerryAnne Perry
28 October 1938, British
Writer

Rupert HolmesRupert Holmes
24 February 1947, British, American
Composer
Jonathan Safran FoerJonathan Safran Foer
21 February 1977, American
Novelists

Jim ButcherJim Butcher
26 October 1971, American
Novelist

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

Joe HillJoe Hill
04 June 1972, American
Novelists
George SaundersGeorge Saunders
02 December 1959, American
Writer
Mahasweta DeviMahasweta Devi
14 January 1926, Indian
Human rights activist, Writer, Poet, Novelist,

Janet FrameJanet Frame
28 August 1924, New Zealander
Novelist, Essayist, Poet, Writer, Short story

Yūko TsushimaYūko Tsushima
30 March 1947, Japanese
Writer, Novelist, Short story writer, Literary

Brendan Francis BehanBrendan Francis Behan
09 January 1923, Irish
Poet