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Author

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Author
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Writer
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Writer

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Author

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Poet, Polemicist, and Civil Servant for the
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Anti-War Activist

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Author

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Poet & Novelist

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Author and Satirist
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Actress

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Sports columnist
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16 December 1863, Spanish, Italian
Philosopher, Essayist, Poet, & Novelist

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American Football Player
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Media Personality, Author, Activist

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Food Writer

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Novelist
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Author
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28 November 1628, British
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Roman poet

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Author
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Novelist, Writer

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Writer

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Writer
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Poet
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11 December 1911, Egyptian
Novelist
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17 December 1556, Indian
Poet

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17 December 1807, American
Poet
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02 December 1958, American
Writer

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Writer

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26 November 1731, British
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28 November 1967, American
Actress
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10 December 1941, American
Child Actor

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21 December 1892, British
British author

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10 December 1958, German
Author of children’s fiction

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Italian novelist
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18 December 1951, American
Computer Network Engineer

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Dramatist, Poet, Novelist
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Thinker and Reformer

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Indian writer

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Novelist
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05 December 1966, American
Writer

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Author
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Writer, Comedian

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15 December 1945, New Zealander
Historian & Biographer

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Israeli Faulkner
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16 December 1902, Spanish
Poet

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08 December 1960, American
Game Designer, Author
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01 December 1083, Greek
Greek Princess & Scholar

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20 December 1899, Salvadoran
Poet

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19 December 1921, Macedonian
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John GardnerJohn Gardner
26 November 1926, British
Writer
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Poet
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13 December 1927, American
Poet

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19 December 1875, American
Historian

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26 November 1895, American
Co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

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27 November 1906, Azerbaijani
Poet
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25 November 1828, Croatian
Historian

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10 December 1987, British
Artist

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Poet

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Poet, Author

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Author
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Damon Dash's Daughter

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Author
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Writer

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Playwright
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Rapper
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Actress