Check out the list of notable Hispanic authors

Hispanic authors have been quite famous for their writings since inception. Most of them received several awards for their contribution to Literation. Gabriel García Márquez acclaimed for his non-fiction works and short stories received Nobel Prize in Literature. His novels with One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera are quite famous and revolve around solitude. He talks about real experiences in his novels and set them in an imaginary place called Macondo. Paulo Coelho, famous for his novel, The Alchemist has won millions of hearts. The House on Mango Street, Sandra Cisneros first novel that made her famous is a story of a Latin girl. Her writings towards cultural hybridity and economic inequality are quite famous. Junot Díaz, Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Yuri Herrera are a few renowned Hispanic authors of all time. Continue reading to know more about the famous Hispanic authors.
Jorge Luis BorgesJorge Luis Borges
(Poet)

24 August 1899

14 June 1986

Buenos Aires

Argentine

Virgo

Federico García LorcaFederico García Lorca
(Poet)

05 June 1898

19 August 1936

Fuente Vaqueros

Spanish

Gemini

Isabel AllendeIsabel Allende
(Writer)

02 August 1942

Lima

Chilean,Peruvian

Leo

Sandra CisnerosSandra Cisneros
(Writer)

20 December 1954

Chicago

American

Sagittarius

Octavio PazOctavio Paz
(Writer, Poet, Diplomat and Noble Prize Laureate)

31 March 1914

19 April 1998

Mexico City, Mexico

Mexican

Aries

Rubén DaríoRubén Darío
(Poet)

18 January 1867

06 February 1916

Ciudad Darío

Nicaraguan

Capricorn

Reinaldo ArenasReinaldo Arenas
(Cuban poet)

16 July 1943

07 December 1990

Oriente

Cuban

Cancer

Gabriel Garcia MarquezGabriel Garcia Marquez
(Nobel Prize Winner in Literature)

06 March 1927

17 April 2014

Aracataca, Colombia

Colombian

Pisces

Laura EsquivelLaura Esquivel
(Screenwriter, Novelist, Writer)

30 September 1950

Mexico City

Mexican

Libra

Pedro Calderon de la BarcaPedro Calderon de la Barca

17 January 1600

21 May 1681

Spanish

Capricorn

Richard RodriguezRichard Rodriguez
(Journalist, Teacher)

31 July 1944

San Francisco

American

Leo

Alejo CarpentierAlejo Carpentier
(Writer, Journalist, Essayist, Musicologist, Literary critic)

26 December 1904

24 April 1980

Havana

Cuban

Capricorn

Cherríe MoragaCherríe Moraga
(Writer, Poet)

25 September 1952

Whittier

Mexican

Libra

Manuel PuigManuel Puig
(Writer, Playwright, Screenwriter, Novelist)

28 December 1932

22 July 1990

General Villegas

Argentine

Capricorn

Guillermo Cabrera InfanteGuillermo Cabrera Infante
(Linguist, Screenwriter, Translator, Essayist, Writer, Journalist)

22 April 1929

21 February 2005

Cuba

Cuban,Spanish,British

Taurus

Gertrudis Gómez de AvellanedaGertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda
(poet, writer, playwright)

23 March 1814

01 February 1873

Cuban

Aries

Oscar HijuelosOscar Hijuelos
(novelist, writer)

24 August 1951

12 October 2013

New York City

American

Virgo

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