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08 December 1943, American
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Author
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Tom Parker BowlesTom Parker Bowles
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Author

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Author and Satirist

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Author

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30 November 1936, American
Anti-War Activist
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30 November 1947, American
 

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09 December 1905, American
Screenwriter, Novelist
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Author

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25 November 1944, American
Writer, Actor, Lawyer

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20 December 1946, Israeli
Magician
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24 November 1966, British
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Novelist
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Media Personality, Author, Activist
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16 December 1863, Spanish, Italian
Philosopher, Essayist, Poet, & Novelist

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23 November 1948, American
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Poet
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12 December 1905, Indian
 

Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
11 December 1911, Egyptian
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Tommy RettigTommy Rettig
10 December 1941, American
Child Actor
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18 December 1951, American
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17 December 1807, American
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Actress
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Author of children’s fiction

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28 November 1907, Italian
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Dramatist, Poet, Novelist

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Indian writer
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16 December 1945, Iranian
Thinker and Reformer

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16 December 1902, Spanish
Poet
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15 December 1945, New Zealander
Historian & Biographer

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08 December 1960, American
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21 December 1993, American
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19 December 1921, Macedonian
Poet
Anna ComnenaAnna Comnena
01 December 1083, Greek
Greek Princess & Scholar

James Wright James Wright
13 December 1927, American
Poet
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26 November 1895, American
Co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

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26 November 1926, British
Writer

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19 December 1875, American
Historian
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25 November 1828, Croatian
Historian
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10 December 1987, British
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09 December 1891, Belarusian
Poet

Gustav SuitsGustav Suits
30 November 1883, Estonian
Poet

Suleyman RustamSuleyman Rustam
27 November 1906, Azerbaijani
Poet
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26 November 1827, American
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07 December 1784, Scottish
Poet, Author

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16 December 1917, British
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Playwright

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Author
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09 December 1960, British
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19 December 1969, British
Television presenter, Writer, Journalist,
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Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter, Essayist

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Actress
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Writer
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17 December 1945, American
Actor