Noam ChomskyNoam Chomsky
07 December 1928
Linguist
Steven PinkerSteven Pinker
18 September 1954
Psychologist, Linguists

Noah WebsterNoah Webster
16 October 1758
Lexicographer

Jamie HynemanJamie Hyneman
25 September 1956
Television presenter, Journalist, Linguist,

John McWhorterJohn McWhorter
06 October 1965
Linguist

Jean HersholtJean Hersholt
12 July 1886
Film actor, Actor, Linguist, Writer, Translator
Robert BlyRobert Bly
23 December 1926
Linguist, Poet, Translator, Writer

Edward SapirEdward Sapir
26 January 1884
Anthropologist, Linguist, Sociolinguist,

William LabovWilliam Labov
04 December 1927
Linguist
Benjamin Lee WhorfBenjamin Lee Whorf
24 April 1897
Anthropologist, Linguist

Leonard BloomfieldLeonard Bloomfield
01 April 1887
linguist
Zellig HarrisZellig Harris
23 October 1909
Linguist

Dell HymesDell Hymes
07 June 1927
Anthropologist, Linguist, University teacher,

Joseph GreenbergJoseph Greenberg
28 May 1915
Linguist

Gregory RabassaGregory Rabassa
09 March 1922
Translator

Mario PeiMario Pei
16 February 1901
Linguist
William StokoeWilliam Stokoe
21 July 1919
Linguist

Luis MardenLuis Marden
25 January 1913
Photographer

Ella Cara DeloriaElla Cara Deloria
31 January 1889
Educator

William Dwight WhitneyWilliam Dwight Whitney
09 February 1827
Linguist
Kenneth Lee PikeKenneth Lee Pike
09 June 1912
Linguist

Mary HaasMary Haas
23 January 1910
Linguist
John R. SwantonJohn R. Swanton
19 February 1873
Anthropologist

John Russell BartlettJohn Russell Bartlett
23 October 1805
Historian

Frederic G. CassidyFrederic G. Cassidy
10 October 1907
Linguist
Samuel KirklandSamuel Kirkland
01 December 1741
Missionary

S.I. HayakawaS.I. Hayakawa
18 July 1906
Politician
Hans KurathHans Kurath
13 December 1891
Linguist

Sydney LambSydney Lamb
04 May 1929
Professor

George Oliver CurmeGeorge Oliver Curme
14 January 1860
Grammarian
Alfred TozzerAlfred Tozzer
04 July 1877
Anthropologist

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James Owen DorseyJames Owen Dorsey
31 October 1848
Ethnologist
Edward RobinsonEdward Robinson
10 April 1794
Translator

Martha Carey ThomasMartha Carey Thomas
02 January 1857
Linguist

Charles Hall GrandgentCharles Hall Grandgent
14 November 1862
Scholar

A.V. Williams JacksonA.V. Williams Jackson
09 February 1862
Specialist