Jim MorrisonJim Morrison
08 December 1943, American
Singer-songwriter
Emily DickinsonEmily Dickinson
10 December 1830, American
Poet

William BlakeWilliam Blake
28 November 1757, British
Painter

John MiltonJohn Milton
09 December 1608, British
Poet, Polemicist, and Civil Servant for the

Rainer Maria RilkeRainer Maria Rilke
04 December 1875, Austrian
Poet & Novelist

Jonathan SwiftJonathan Swift
30 November 1667, Irish
Author and Satirist
HoraceHorace
08 December 0065, Ancient Roman
Roman poet

George SantayanaGeorge Santayana
16 December 1863, Spanish, Italian
Philosopher, Essayist, Poet, & Novelist

Chirlane McCrayChirlane McCray
29 November 1954, American
Writer, Social Activist
Christina RossettiChristina Rossetti
05 December 1830, British
Poet, Writer, Hymnwriter

Heinrich HeineHeinrich Heine
13 December 1797, German
Poet
Jean GenetJean Genet
19 December 1910, French
Novelist

William CowperWilliam Cowper
26 November 1731, British
Poet

John Greenleaf WhittierJohn Greenleaf Whittier
17 December 1807, American
Poet

Alfred de MussetAlfred de Musset
11 December 1810, French
Dramatist, Poet, Novelist

Claudia LarsClaudia Lars
20 December 1899, Salvadoran
Poet
Abdolkarim SoroushAbdolkarim Soroush
16 December 1945, Iranian
Thinker and Reformer

Rafael AlbertiRafael Alberti
16 December 1902, Spanish
Poet

James Wright James Wright
13 December 1927, American
Poet

Blaže KoneskiBlaže Koneski
19 December 1921, Macedonian
Poet
Gustav SuitsGustav Suits
30 November 1883, Estonian
Poet

Maksim BahdanovičMaksim Bahdanovič
09 December 1891, Belarusian
Poet
Suleyman RustamSuleyman Rustam
27 November 1906, Azerbaijani
Poet

Allan CunninghamAllan Cunningham
07 December 1784, Scottish
Poet, Author

Suresh OberoiSuresh Oberoi
17 December 1946, Indian, Pakistani
Actor
Mihai EminescuMihai Eminescu
20 December 1849, Romanian
poet, prosaist, essayist, librarian

James AveryJames Avery
27 November 1945, American
Film actor
Tim ArmstrongTim Armstrong
25 November 1965, American
Singer, Songwriter, Artist, Film director, Poet,

Rita Mae BrownRita Mae Brown
28 November 1944, American
Screenwriter, Poet, Polo player, Novelist,

George MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
10 December 1824, British
Writer, Minister, Poet, Novelist, Cleric
Madeleine L'EngleMadeleine L'Engle
29 November 1918, American
Author

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Abdul Rahim Khan-I-KhanaAbdul Rahim Khan-I-Khana
17 December 1556, Indian
Poet
Philip SidneyPhilip Sidney
30 November 1554, British
Poet

Jim HarrisonJim Harrison
11 December 1937, American
Poet

Alfonso X of CastileAlfonso X of Castile
23 November 1221, Spanish
Author

Edna O'BrienEdna O'Brien
15 December 1930, Irish
Novelist
Filippo Tommaso MarinettiFilippo Tommaso Marinetti
22 December 1876, Italian
Poet, Writer, Playwright, Composer, Science
Dulce MaríaDulce María
06 December 1985, Mexican
Actor, Singer, Composer, Poet, Vedette, Television

Parveen ShakirParveen Shakir
24 November 1952, Pakistani
Poet, Writer

Ali ShariatiAli Shariati
23 November 1933, Iranian
Politician, Writer, Essayist, Philosopher,

John McCraeJohn McCrae
30 November 1872, Canadian
Poet
Joyce KilmerJoyce Kilmer
06 December 1886, American
Writer

L. L. ZamenhofL. L. Zamenhof
15 December 1859, Polish
Linguist, Ophthalmologist, Inventor, Poet,

Lope de VegaLope de Vega
25 November 1562, Spanish
Playwright, Poet, Writer

Ford Madox FordFord Madox Ford
17 December 1873, British
Novelist

Heinrich BöllHeinrich Böll
21 December 1917, German
Writer
James AgeeJames Agee
27 November 1909, American
Novelist

Riaz Ahmed Gohar ShahiRiaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi
25 November 1941, Pakistani
Writer, Poet
John GiornoJohn Giorno
04 December 1936, American
Poet, Writer

Paul CelanPaul Celan
23 November 1920, French, Ukrainian
Poet

Baldassare CastiglioneBaldassare Castiglione
06 December 1478, Italian
Diplomat, Poet, Writer
Rumer GoddenRumer Godden
10 December 1907, British
Author

Rex StoutRex Stout
01 December 1886, American
American writer
Masako NatsumeMasako Natsume
17 December 1957, Japanese
Actor, Model, Poet

Ernst TollerErnst Toller
01 December 1893, German
Playwright, Politician, Writer, Screenwriter, Poet

Delmore SchwartzDelmore Schwartz
08 December 1913, American
Writer

France PrešerenFrance Prešeren
03 December 1800, Slovenian
Poet, Lawyer, Writer, Poet lawyer

Grace PaleyGrace Paley
11 December 1922, American
Author
Evelyn UnderhillEvelyn Underhill
06 December 1875, British
Writer

Edwin Arlington RobinsonEdwin Arlington Robinson
22 December 1869, American
Poet, Writer

Herbert ReadHerbert Read
04 December 1893, British
Art historian, Poet, Writer, Philosopher,

Maxwell AndersonMaxwell Anderson
15 December 1888, American
Playwright
Wang AnshiWang Anshi
08 December 1021, Chinese
Economist

James HoggJames Hogg
09 December 1770
Poet, Writer, Novelist, Biographer, Songwriter
Nelly SachsNelly Sachs
10 December 1891, German, Swedish
Poet, Playwright, Writer

Osbert SitwellOsbert Sitwell
06 December 1892
Writer

Shūji TerayamaShūji Terayama
10 December 1935, Japanese
Poet, Playwright, Writer, Film director,
Andrés BelloAndrés Bello
29 November 1781, Chilean, Venezuelan
Poet, Legislator, Philosopher, Educator,

Francis ThompsonFrancis Thompson
18 December 1859, British
Poet
Sylvia Townsend WarnerSylvia Townsend Warner
06 December 1893, British
Novelist

Josh MalihabadiJosh Malihabadi
05 December 1898, Pakistani
Poet

Charles de LintCharles de Lint
22 December 1951, Canadian
Novelist, Writer, Poet, Musician
Pierre LouÿsPierre Louÿs
10 December 1870, French
Poet

Mary LambMary Lamb
03 December 1764, British
Author
Boris GrebenshchikovBoris Grebenshchikov
27 November 1953, Russian
Actor, Poet, Singer, Writer, Composer, Radio

Muriel RukeyserMuriel Rukeyser
15 December 1913, American
Poet

Aziz NesinAziz Nesin
20 December 1915, Turkish
Poet, Writer, Novelist, Children's writer,

Jean-Henri FabreJean-Henri Fabre
22 December 1823, French
Entomologist, Writer, University teacher, Poet
Kenneth RexrothKenneth Rexroth
22 December 1905, American
Poet
Tahar Ben JellounTahar Ben Jelloun
01 December 1944, Moroccan
Writer, Poet, Psychotherapist, Novelist

Martha BeckMartha Beck
29 November 1962, American
Author

Yosano AkikoYosano Akiko
07 December 1878, Japanese
Author

Padraic ColumPadraic Colum
08 December 1881, Irish
Poet
Elizabeth CarterElizabeth Carter
16 December 1717, British
Poet

Francesco AlgarottiFrancesco Algarotti
11 December 1712, Italian
Polymath

Isaac RosenbergIsaac Rosenberg
25 November 1890, British
Poet

PersiusPersius
04 December 0034, Ancient Roman
poet

Ali Sardar JafriAli Sardar Jafri
29 November 1913, Indian
Writer
Lewis ThomasLewis Thomas
25 November 1913, American
Physician, Writer, Naturalist, Poet

Anna SewardAnna Seward
12 December 1747, British
Writer, Poet, Literary critic
Dennis BrutusDennis Brutus
28 November 1924, South African
Author

Mihály VörösmartyMihály Vörösmarty
01 December 1800, Hungarian
Poet
Viktor RydbergViktor Rydberg
18 December 1828, Swedish
Writer
Konstantin SimonovKonstantin Simonov
28 November 1915, Russian, Russian
Author