Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer
Margaret AtwoodMargaret Atwood
18 November 1939, Canadian
Writer, Environmental Activist

VoltaireVoltaire
21 November 1694, French
Writer

John KeatsJohn Keats
31 October 1795, British
Romantic poet

Muhammad IqbalMuhammad Iqbal
09 November 1877, Pakistani
Poet & Philosopher

Robert Louis StevensonRobert Louis Stevenson
13 November 1850, Scottish
Novelist, Poet
George EliotGeorge Eliot
22 November 1819, British
Author and Novelist

Ezra PoundEzra Pound
30 October 1885, American
Poet

Dylan ThomasDylan Thomas
27 October 1914, Welsh
Poet & Writer
Chinua AchebeChinua Achebe
16 November 1930, Nigerian
Nigerian novelist

Friedrich SchillerFriedrich Schiller
10 November 1759, German
Poet, Playwright, Historian & Philosopher
Marjane Satrapi Marjane Satrapi
22 November 1969, French, Iranian
Graphic Novelist

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
09 November 1928, American
Poet

Ivan TurgenevIvan Turgenev
09 November 1818, Russian
Novelist

John BergerJohn Berger
05 November 1926, British
Novelist

Oliver GoldsmithOliver Goldsmith
10 November 1728, Irish, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet
Mikhail LomonosovMikhail Lomonosov
19 November 1711, Russian
Scientist, Poet, Geologist, Astronomer

William Cullen BryantWilliam Cullen Bryant
03 November 1794, American
Romantic Poet

Ella Wheeler WilcoxElla Wheeler Wilcox
05 November 1850, American
Poet and Mystic Rosicrucian

Allen TateAllen Tate
19 November 1899, American
Poet
Ľudovít ŠtúrĽudovít Štúr
28 October 1815, Slovak
Author

Endre AdyEndre Ady
22 November 1877, Hungarian
Poet
Thomas Bailey AldrichThomas Bailey Aldrich
11 November 1836, American
Poet & Novelist

Adrian MitchellAdrian Mitchell
24 October 1932, British
Poet

Amy LevyAmy Levy
10 November 1861, British
Poet, Novelist, Essayist
Henry Van DykeHenry Van Dyke
10 November 1852, American
Writer

Ada CambridgeAda Cambridge
21 November 1844, Australian
Australian-English writer
Paul ValeryPaul Valery
30 October 1871, French
Poet

Ashutosh RanaAshutosh Rana
10 November 1967, Indian
Actor

Johnny MarrJohnny Marr
31 October 1963, British
Guitarist, Poet, Singer, Songwriter, Record
Ruby DeeRuby Dee
27 October 1922, American
Actress

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Juana Inés de la CruzJuana Inés de la Cruz
12 November 1651, Mexican
Poet, Nun, Writer, Mathematician, Philosopher,
Dora MaarDora Maar
22 November 1907, French
Photographer, Artist, Painter, Poet,

Margaret MitchellMargaret Mitchell
08 November 1900, American
Author

Thomas Babington MacaulayThomas Babington Macaulay
25 October 1800, British
Historian

Carlos P. GarciaCarlos P. Garcia
04 November 1896, Filipino
Former President
Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
07 November 1888, Ukrainian
Author
Stephen CraneStephen Crane
01 November 1871, American
Writer, Journalist, Poet, Baseball player,

Purushottam Laxman DeshpandePurushottam Laxman Deshpande
08 November 1919, Indian
Author, Film director, Actor, Composer, Poet,

Richard Brinsley SheridanRichard Brinsley Sheridan
30 October 1751, Irish
Poet, Politician, Librettist, Writer, Playwright

John BerrymanJohn Berryman
25 October 1914, American
Poet, Writer, University teacher
Sukumar RaySukumar Ray
30 October 1887, Indian
Photographer, Poet, Writer, Illustrator,

Roger McGoughRoger McGough
09 November 1937, British
Author, Writer

Herman BroodHerman Brood
05 November 1946
Actor, Singer, Poet, Singer-songwriter, Pianist,

Thomas ChattertonThomas Chatterton
20 November 1752, British
Poet

Natalie Clifford BarneyNatalie Clifford Barney
31 October 1876, American
Playwright
Marianne MooreMarianne Moore
15 November 1887, American
Poet, Writer

Otep ShamayaOtep Shamaya
07 November 1969, American
Singer, Poet, Singer-songwriter
LucanLucan
03 November 0039, Ancient Roman
poet

JamiJami
07 November 1414, Afghan
Poet

Denise LevertovDenise Levertov
24 October 1923, British, American
Poet
James Graham, 1st Marquess of MontroseJames Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose
25 October 1612, Scottish
Poet, Writer

Gerhart HauptmannGerhart Hauptmann
15 November 1862, German, Polish
Playwright, Poet, Writer, Novelist,
Maxine Hong KingstonMaxine Hong Kingston
27 October 1940, American
American author

Thomas NasheThomas Nashe
31 October 1567, British
Playwright

Sharon OldsSharon Olds
19 November 1942, American
Poet, Writer, Feminist

Vachel LindsayVachel Lindsay
10 November 1879, American
Poet

Andrew MotionAndrew Motion
26 October 1952, British
Poet
Arnold BaxArnold Bax
08 November 1883, British
Composer, Poet, Writer, Pianist

Wolf BiermannWolf Biermann
15 November 1936, German
Singer-songwriter, Poet, Dissident, Writer

Richard BaxterRichard Baxter
12 November 1615, British
Poet

Odysseas ElytisOdysseas Elytis
02 November 1911, Greek
Writer, Poet, Art critic
Naomi MitchisonNaomi Mitchison
01 November 1897, Scottish
Novelist

Heathcote WilliamsHeathcote Williams
15 November 1941, British
Actor, Poet, Author, Screenwriter, Writer
Colley CibberColley Cibber
06 November 1671
Actor, Playwright, Poet, Writer

Tadeusz BorowskiTadeusz Borowski
12 November 1922, Polish
Journalist, Poet, Writer

Oodgeroo NoonuccalOodgeroo Noonuccal
03 November 1920, Australian
Poet, Author, Human rights activist, Writer
Rudolfo AnayaRudolfo Anaya
30 October 1937, Mexican, American
Author

Carlos Drummond de AndradeCarlos Drummond de Andrade
31 October 1902, Brazilian
Poet, Journalist, Writer, Screenwriter, Children's
Anwar MasoodAnwar Masood
08 November 1935, Pakistani
Poet

Eldar RyazanovEldar Ryazanov
18 November 1927, Russian
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Writer, Poet,

Mary AstellMary Astell
12 November 1666, British
Writer, Philosopher, Feminist
Richard JefferiesRichard Jefferies
06 November 1848, British
Author

Guo MoruoGuo Moruo
16 November 1892, Chinese
Archaeologist
Hans Magnus EnzensbergerHans Magnus Enzensberger
11 November 1929, German
Poet, Writer, Translator, Journalist, Reporter,

Sacheverell SitwellSacheverell Sitwell
15 November 1897, British
Writer

Stanisław StaszicStanisław Staszic
06 November 1755, Polish
Philosopher

Miguel HernándezMiguel Hernández
30 October 1910, Spanish
Poet
Adam OehlenschlägerAdam Oehlenschläger
14 November 1779, Danish
Poet
André ChénierAndré Chénier
30 October 1762, French
French poet

Arthur Quiller-CouchArthur Quiller-Couch
21 November 1863, British
Writer

Zbigniew HerbertZbigniew Herbert
29 October 1924, Polish
Poet

Ahmad Nadeem QasmiAhmad Nadeem Qasmi
20 November 1916, Pakistani
poet
Karin BoyeKarin Boye
26 October 1900, Swedish
Writer, Poet, Novelist, Literary critic,

Nicolas Boileau-DespréauxNicolas Boileau-Despréaux
01 November 1636, French
French poet

Alexander GradskyAlexander Gradsky
03 November 1949, Russian
Composer, Singer-songwriter, Singer, Guitarist,

Karel Hynek MáchaKarel Hynek Mácha
16 November 1810, Czech
Poet

Ayi Kwei ArmahAyi Kwei Armah
28 October 1939, Ghanaian
Writer
Joost van den VondelJoost van den Vondel
17 November 1587, Dutch
Poet, Playwright, Writer

John P. MarquandJohn P. Marquand
10 November 1893, American
Author
Clarence DayClarence Day
18 November 1874, American
Author

Velimir KhlebnikovVelimir Khlebnikov
09 November 1885, Russian
Poet
Johann Kaspar LavaterJohann Kaspar Lavater
15 November 1741, Swiss
Poet
RyōkanRyōkan
02 November 1758, Japanese
Buddhist Monk