J. R. R. TolkienJ. R. R. Tolkien
(Writer, Poet)

03 January 1892

British

Edgar Allan PoeEdgar Allan Poe
(Author, Poet, Editor and Literary Critic)

19 January 1809

American

Rudyard KiplingRudyard Kipling
(Author & Poet)

30 December 1865

British

A. A. MilneA. A. Milne
(Novelist, Playwright, Poet)

18 January 1882

British

Yukio MishimaYukio Mishima
(Playwright)

14 January 1925

Japanese

Carol Ann DuffyCarol Ann Duffy

23 December 1955

British

Matthew ArnoldMatthew Arnold
(Poet)

24 December 1822

British

Betty AberlinBetty Aberlin
(Actress)

30 December 1942

American

Horatio AlgerHoratio Alger
(American writer)

13 January 1832

American

Rubén DaríoRubén Darío
(Poet)

18 January 1867

Nicaraguan

Paul BowlesPaul Bowles
(Writer, Music Composer)

30 December 1910

American

Robert W. ServiceRobert W. Service
(Poet & Writer)

16 January 1874

Canadian,French,British

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Khalil GibranKhalil Gibran
(Artist)

06 January 1883

Lebanese

Mirza GhalibMirza Ghalib
(Poet)

27 December 1797

Indian

Hristo BotevHristo Botev
(Bulgarian Revolutionary)

06 January 1848

Bulgarian

Ernesto CardenalErnesto Cardenal
(Poet, Revolutionary, Politician, Priest)

20 January 1925

Nicaraguan

Angelus SilesiusAngelus Silesius
(Priest)

25 December 1624

German

Peyo YavorovPeyo Yavorov
(Poet)

01 January 1878

Bulgarian

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Till LindemannTill Lindemann
(Singer, Actor, Poet, Swimmer, Writer, Carpenter, Songwriter)

04 January 1963

German

Javed AkhtarJaved Akhtar
(Screenwriter, Politician, Writer, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter)

17 January 1945

Indian

Stephenie MeyerStephenie Meyer
(American fiction writer)

24 December 1973

American

Takeshi KitanoTakeshi Kitano
(Film director, Actor, Painter, Owarai tarento, Poet, Film editor, Film producer, Writer, Sculptor, Screenwriter, Comedian, Tarento, Film actor)

18 January 1947

Japanese

Savitribai PhuleSavitribai Phule
(Poet)

03 January 1831

Indian

Vera BrittainVera Brittain
(Nurse, Writer, Poet, Novelist, Feminist, Pacifist, Journalist)

29 December 1893

British

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Charles PerraultCharles Perrault
(Writer, Poet, Children's writer, Screenwriter, Author, Poet lawyer, Q4421425)

12 January 1628

French

KuvempuKuvempu
(Writer, Poet, Professor)

29 December 1904

Indian

Mahasweta DeviMahasweta Devi
(Human rights activist, Writer, Poet, Novelist, Educator, Short story writer)

14 January 1926

Indian

Dima BilanDima Bilan
(Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Poet, Model)

24 December 1981

Russian

Tuomas HolopainenTuomas Holopainen
(Pianist, Composer, Poet, Record producer, Songwriter)

25 December 1976

Finnish

Thomas GrayThomas Gray
(Poet, Writer, Literary critic)

26 December 1716

British

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Jonas MekasJonas Mekas
(Film director, Poet, Writer)

24 December 1922

Lithuanian,American

Daisaku IkedaDaisaku Ikeda
(Poet, Writer)

02 January 1928

Japanese

Su ShiSu Shi
(Poet, Writer, Painter)

08 January 1037

Chinese

Friedrich DürrenmattFriedrich Dürrenmatt
(Swiss author)

05 January 1921

Swiss

Oscar MicheauxOscar Micheaux
(American author)

02 January 1884

American

Forough FarrokhzadForough Farrokhzad
(Poet, Film director, Writer)

05 January 1935

Iranian

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Nâzım HikmetNâzım Hikmet
(Poet)

15 January 1902

Greek,Russian

Aleksey Nikolayevich TolstoyAleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy
(writer, Poet)

10 January 1883

Russian

Horacio QuirogaHoracio Quiroga
(Poet, Writer, Novelist, Children's writer)

31 December 1878

Uruguayan

Osip MandelstamOsip Mandelstam
(Poet, Writer, Translator, Literary critic, Essayist)

15 January 1891

Polish,Russian

Robert BlyRobert Bly
(Linguist, Poet, Translator, Writer)

23 December 1926

American

Ahmad FarazAhmad Faraz
(poet)

12 January 1931

Pakistani

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Robinson JeffersRobinson Jeffers
(Poet, Writer)

10 January 1887

American

Jacob BronowskiJacob Bronowski
(Mathematician, Poet, Non-fiction writer)

18 January 1908

British

Theodor FontaneTheodor Fontane
(Pharmacist, Writer, Poet, Historian, Translator, Novelist, Journalist)

30 December 1819

German

Jean ToomerJean Toomer
(American poet)

26 December 1894

American

Wasif Ali WasifWasif Ali Wasif
(writer, poet, teacher)

15 January 1929

Pakistani

Juan Ramón JiménezJuan Ramón Jiménez
(poet)

24 December 1881

Spanish

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Marsden HartleyMarsden Hartley
(Painter, Poet, Journalist)

04 January 1877

American

Brion GysinBrion Gysin
(Writer, Poet, Painter, Choreographer, Novelist)

19 January 1916

American

Kenneth E. BouldingKenneth E. Boulding
(Economist, University teacher, Philosopher, Author, Poet)

18 January 1910

British,American

Chandrashekhara KambaraChandrashekhara Kambara
(Film director, Poet, Writer)

02 January 1937

Indian

Pete BrownPete Brown
(Poet, Lyricist, Singer-songwriter, Song book, Writer)

25 December 1940

Kurt TucholskyKurt Tucholsky
(Journalist, Poet lawyer, Satirist, Poet, Writer, Jurist)

09 January 1890

German

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Avraham SternAvraham Stern
(Poet, Writer)

23 December 1907

Polish

Ernest J. GainesErnest J. Gaines
(Author, Educator)

15 January 1933

American

Eugenio MontaleEugenio Montale
(poet, writer, journalist, translator)

12 January 1896

Italian

SugathakumariSugathakumari
(Writer, Human rights activist, Children's writer)

03 January 1934

Indian

Ferenc MolnárFerenc Molnár
(Author)

12 January 1878

Hungarian,American

Alasdair GrayAlasdair Gray
(Writer, Poet, Novelist, Science fiction writer)

28 December 1934

British

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Giacinto ScelsiGiacinto Scelsi
(Composer, Poet)

08 January 1905

Italian

Vittorio AlfieriVittorio Alfieri
(Playwright, Poet, Writer, Actor, Translator, Stage actor)

16 January 1749

Italian

Dharamvir BharatiDharamvir Bharati
(Poet, Journalist, Author, Writer)

25 December 1926

Indian

Lukas MoodyssonLukas Moodysson
(Film director, Poet, Writer, Screenwriter, Cartoonist, Director)

17 January 1969

Swedish

Pietro MetastasioPietro Metastasio
(Italian poet)

03 January 1698

Austrian,Italian

Al PurdyAl Purdy

30 December 1918

Canadian

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Taylor MeadTaylor Mead
(Actor, Poet, Writer)

31 December 1924

American

Lilla Cabot PerryLilla Cabot Perry
(Painter, Poet)

13 January 1848

American

Jamiluddin AaliJamiluddin Aali
(poet, journalist, reporter, politician)

20 January 1926

Pakistani

Ernst Moritz ArndtErnst Moritz Arndt
(Poet, Writer, University teacher)

26 December 1769

German

Juan GoytisoloJuan Goytisolo
(Writer, Screenwriter, Poet, Literary editor, Journalist)

05 January 1931

Spanish

Qateel ShifaiQateel Shifai
(Poet)

24 December 1919

Pakistani

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Anthony HechtAnthony Hecht
(Poet, Writer)

16 January 1923

American

Harriet MonroeHarriet Monroe
(American poet)

23 December 1860

American

Viktor DykViktor Dyk
(Poet)

31 December 1877

Czech