J. R. R. TolkienJ. R. R. Tolkien
03 January 1892, British, South African
Writer
George OrwellGeorge Orwell
25 June 1903, British
Novelist

Roald DahlRoald Dahl
13 September 1916, British
Novelist

Charles DickensCharles Dickens
07 February 1812, British
Writer

Aleister CrowleyAleister Crowley
12 October 1875, British
Occultist

Salman RushdieSalman Rushdie
19 June 1947, Indian, British
British-Indian novelist
Neil GaimanNeil Gaiman
10 November 1960, British
Author

C. S. LewisC. S. Lewis
29 November 1898, Irish, British
Writer

David ThewlisDavid Thewlis
20 March 1963, British
Actor
Joseph ConradJoseph Conrad
03 December 1857, Polish, Ukrainian, British
Writer

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
26 July 1894, British, American
Writer
H. G. WellsH. G. Wells
21 September 1866, British
Writer

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

David McCallumDavid McCallum
19 September 1933, British, American, Scottish
Actor

Alex GarlandAlex Garland
26 May 1970, British
Novelist, Screenwriter, Film Director

E. M. ForsterE. M. Forster
01 January 1879, British
Writer
D. H. LawrenceD. H. Lawrence
11 September 1885, British
Novelist

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

Lawrence DurrellLawrence Durrell
27 February 1912, British
Novelist

Bernard CornwellBernard Cornwell
23 February 1944, British
Author of Historical Novels
Evelyn WaughEvelyn Waugh
28 October 1903, British
Writer

William GoldingWilliam Golding
19 September 1911, British
Novelist
Anthony BurgessAnthony Burgess
25 February 1917, British
 

Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
20 December 1969, Swiss, British
Author

V. S. NaipaulV. S. Naipaul
17 August 1932, British
Writer
Philip LarkinPhilip Larkin
09 August 1922, British
Poet

Ben JonsonBen Jonson
11 June 1572, British
Dramatist, Poet & Actor
Nick HornbyNick Hornby
17 April 1957, British
Author & Editor

Robert GravesRobert Graves
24 July 1895, British
Poet & Novelist

J. B. PriestleyJ. B. Priestley
13 September 1894, British
Novelist and Playwright
Anthony TrollopeAnthony Trollope
24 April 1815, British
Novelist

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China MiévilleChina Miéville
06 September 1972, British
Author
H. Rider HaggardH. Rider Haggard
22 June 1856, British
Writer

Henry FieldingHenry Fielding
22 April 1707, British
Writer

John BergerJohn Berger
05 November 1926, British
Novelist

Alastair ReynoldsAlastair Reynolds
13 March 1966, British
Author
John FowlesJohn Fowles
31 March 1926, British
Writer & Teacher
Oliver GoldsmithOliver Goldsmith
10 November 1728, Irish, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet

Thomas De QuinceyThomas De Quincey
15 August 1785, British
Essayist

William HazlittWilliam Hazlitt
10 April 1778, British
English Writer & Literary Critic

Robert W. ServiceRobert W. Service
16 January 1874, Canadian, French, British
Poet & Writer
A. N. WilsonA. N. Wilson
27 October 1950, British
Writer & Columnist

Sir Arthur Conan DoyleSir Arthur Conan Doyle
22 May 1859, British, Scottish
Writer & Physician

Alan SillitoeAlan Sillitoe
04 March 1928, British
Writer

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

Cyril ConnollyCyril Connolly
10 September 1903, British
Literary Critic & Writer
Al AlvarezAl Alvarez
05 August 1929, British
Poet

Robert GreeneRobert Greene
14 May 1959, British, American
Writer, Playwright
William MaughamWilliam Maugham
25 January 1874, British
Novelist & Playwright

Sir James Matthew BarrieSir James Matthew Barrie
09 May 1860, British, Scottish
Writer

A.P. HerbertA.P. Herbert
24 September 1890, British
Humorist, Novelist, Playwright & Law Reform
Paul ScottPaul Scott
25 March 1920, British
Novelist

Richard K MorganRichard K Morgan
24 September 1965, British
Author
Cometan Cometan
01 July 1998, British
Philosopher

Lady Colin CampbellLady Colin Campbell
17 August 1949, British
writer, autobiographer, biographer

Percy Bysshe ShelleyPercy Bysshe Shelley
04 August 1792, British
Linguist, Poet, Translator, Writer, Playwright,

Christopher Robin MilneChristopher Robin Milne
21 August 1920, British
Author

John BarrowmanJohn Barrowman
11 March 1967, British, American
Actor
Terry PratchettTerry Pratchett
28 April 1948, British
Writer, Novelist, Journalist, Screenwriter,

Michael RosenMichael Rosen
07 May 1946, British
Writer, Children's writer, YouTuber, Novelist,

Julian FellowesJulian Fellowes
17 August 1949, British
Screenwriter, Film director, Politician, Film

Clive BarkerClive Barker
05 October 1952, British
Film director, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,
Mark GatissMark Gatiss
17 October 1966, British
Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Novelist, Voice

Anthony HorowitzAnthony Horowitz
05 April 1955, British
Screenwriter, Writer, Novelist, Children's writer
Tony RobinsonTony Robinson
15 August 1946, British
Television producer, Television actor, Film actor,

Alastair CampbellAlastair Campbell
25 May 1957, British
Journalist

Jeffrey ArcherJeffrey Archer
15 April 1940, British
Politician, Novelist, Writer, Playwright, Science
Warren EllisWarren Ellis
16 February 1968, British
Journalist, Writer, Science fiction writer

Lee ChildLee Child
29 October 1954, British
Author
Philip PullmanPhilip Pullman
19 October 1946, British
Writer, Novelist, University teacher, Playwright,

Ken FollettKen Follett
05 June 1949, British
Writer, Novelist

J. G. BallardJ. G. Ballard
15 November 1930, Chinese, British
Novelist, Writer, Autobiographer, Screenwriter,
Ian McEwanIan McEwan
21 June 1948, British
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film

Iain BanksIain Banks
16 February 1954, British
Science fiction writer, Novelist, Writer
Richard MadeleyRichard Madeley
13 May 1956, British
TV Presenters

Herbert LomHerbert Lom
11 September 1917, Czech, British
Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Novelist,

Tim Pigott-SmithTim Pigott-Smith
13 May 1946, British
Actor

John Henry NewmanJohn Henry Newman
21 February 1801, British
Theologian
Ben EltonBen Elton
03 May 1959, Australian, British
Actor, Comedian, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,
Simon ArmitageSimon Armitage
26 May 1963, British
Poet

Michael MoorcockMichael Moorcock
18 December 1939, British
Writer

Rupert HolmesRupert Holmes
24 February 1947, British, American
Composer

Jed MercurioJed Mercurio
1966 AD, British
Writer
Ian OgilvyIan Ogilvy
30 September 1943, British
Actor

Joe AbercrombieJoe Abercrombie
31 December 1974, British
Writer

Christopher IsherwoodChristopher Isherwood
26 August 1904, British, American
Novelist

Julian ClaryJulian Clary
25 May 1959, British
Comedian, Novelist, Actor

Rupert SheldrakeRupert Sheldrake
28 June 1942, British
Author
Marcel TherouxMarcel Theroux
13 June 1968, British, American
Writer

Martin AmisMartin Amis
25 August 1949, British
Novelist, Science fiction writer, Short story
Andy McNabAndy McNab
28 December 1959, British
Writer, Autobiographer, Novelist, Soldier

Bruce RobinsonBruce Robinson
02 May 1946, British
Director
Patrick O'BrianPatrick O'Brian
12 December 1914, British
Novelist
Ian RankinIan Rankin
28 April 1960, British
Writer, Novelist