Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer
VoltaireVoltaire
21 November 1694, French
Writer

Margaret AtwoodMargaret Atwood
18 November 1939, Canadian
Writer, Environmental Activist

George EliotGeorge Eliot
22 November 1819, British
Author and Novelist

Muhammad IqbalMuhammad Iqbal
09 November 1877, Pakistani
Poet & Philosopher

Robert Louis StevensonRobert Louis Stevenson
13 November 1850, Scottish
Novelist, Poet
John KeatsJohn Keats
31 October 1795, British
Romantic poet

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

Adrian MitchellAdrian Mitchell
24 October 1932, British
Poet
Thomas Bailey AldrichThomas Bailey Aldrich
11 November 1836, American
Poet & Novelist

Amy LevyAmy Levy
10 November 1861, British
Poet, Novelist, Essayist

Endre AdyEndre Ady
22 November 1877, Hungarian
Poet
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

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

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Margaret MitchellMargaret Mitchell
08 November 1900, American
Author
Thomas Babington MacaulayThomas Babington Macaulay
25 October 1800, British
Historian

Dora MaarDora Maar
22 November 1907, French
Photographer, Artist, Painter, Poet,

Juana Inés de la CruzJuana Inés de la Cruz
12 November 1651, Mexican
Poet, Nun, Writer, Mathematician, Philosopher,

Sukumar RaySukumar Ray
30 October 1887, Indian
Photographer, Poet, Writer, Illustrator,
NamdevNamdev
26 October 1270, Indian
Poet
Purushottam Laxman DeshpandePurushottam Laxman Deshpande
08 November 1919, Indian
Author, Film director, Actor, Composer, Poet,

Stephen CraneStephen Crane
01 November 1871, American
Writer, Journalist, Poet, Baseball player,

Rudolfo AnayaRudolfo Anaya
30 October 1937, Mexican, American
Author

W. S. GilbertW. S. Gilbert
18 November 1836, British
Dramatist
Thomas ChattertonThomas Chatterton
20 November 1752, British
Poet

Carlos P. GarciaCarlos P. Garcia
04 November 1896, Filipino
Former President

James Graham, 1st Marquess of MontroseJames Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose
25 October 1612, Scottish
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
Natalie Clifford BarneyNatalie Clifford Barney
31 October 1876, American
Playwright

Otep ShamayaOtep Shamaya
07 November 1969, American
Singer, Poet, Singer-songwriter
Maxine Hong KingstonMaxine Hong Kingston
27 October 1940, American
American author

JamiJami
07 November 1414, Afghan
Poet

Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of LyttonRobert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton
08 November 1831, British
Diplomat
Oodgeroo NoonuccalOodgeroo Noonuccal
03 November 1920, Australian
Poet, Author, Human rights activist, Writer

Heathcote WilliamsHeathcote Williams
15 November 1941, British
Actor, Poet, Author, Screenwriter, Writer
Roger McGoughRoger McGough
09 November 1937, British
Author, Writer

Marianne MooreMarianne Moore
15 November 1887, American
Poet, Writer

LucanLucan
03 November 0039, Ancient Roman
poet

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

Richard BaxterRichard Baxter
12 November 1615, British
Poet
Gerhart HauptmannGerhart Hauptmann
15 November 1862, German, Polish
Playwright, Poet, Writer, Novelist,

Thomas NasheThomas Nashe
31 October 1567, British
Playwright

Arnold BaxArnold Bax
08 November 1883, British
Composer

Vachel LindsayVachel Lindsay
10 November 1879, American
Poet
Sharon OldsSharon Olds
19 November 1942, American
Poet, Writer, Feminist

Andrew MotionAndrew Motion
26 October 1952, British
Poet
Odysseas ElytisOdysseas Elytis
02 November 1911, Greek
Poet

Sacheverell SitwellSacheverell Sitwell
15 November 1897, British
Writer

Wolf BiermannWolf Biermann
15 November 1936, German
Singer-songwriter, Poet, Dissident, Writer
Kyōka IzumiKyōka Izumi
04 November 1873, Japanese
Novelist

Clarence DayClarence Day
18 November 1874, American
Author
Denise LevertovDenise Levertov
24 October 1923, British, American
Poet

Colley CibberColley Cibber
06 November 1671
Actor, Playwright, Poet, Writer

Mary SidneyMary Sidney
27 October 1561, British
Countess
Tadeusz BorowskiTadeusz Borowski
12 November 1922, Polish
Journalist, Poet, Writer

Richard JefferiesRichard Jefferies
06 November 1848, British
Author
John P. MarquandJohn P. Marquand
10 November 1893, American
Author

Carlos Drummond de AndradeCarlos Drummond de Andrade
31 October 1902, Brazilian
Poet, Journalist, Writer, Screenwriter, Children's

Hans Magnus EnzensbergerHans Magnus Enzensberger
11 November 1929, German
Poet, Writer, Translator, Journalist, Reporter,

Ahmad Nadeem QasmiAhmad Nadeem Qasmi
20 November 1916, Pakistani
Poet
Arthur Quiller-CouchArthur Quiller-Couch
21 November 1863, British
Writer
Naomi MitchisonNaomi Mitchison
01 November 1897, Scottish
Novelist

Andrei BelyAndrei Bely
26 October 1880, Russian
Novelist

Anwar MasoodAnwar Masood
08 November 1935, Pakistani
Poet

Nicolas Boileau-DespréauxNicolas Boileau-Despréaux
01 November 1636, French
Poet
Zbigniew HerbertZbigniew Herbert
29 October 1924, Polish
Poet

Guo MoruoGuo Moruo
16 November 1892, Chinese
Archaeologist

Miguel HernándezMiguel Hernández
30 October 1910, Spanish
Poet

RyōkanRyōkan
02 November 1758, Japanese
Buddhist Monk

Eldar RyazanovEldar Ryazanov
18 November 1927, Russian
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Writer, Poet,
Alexander GradskyAlexander Gradsky
03 November 1949, Russian
Composer, Singer-songwriter, Singer, Guitarist,

André ChénierAndré Chénier
30 October 1762, French
French poet
Karin BoyeKarin Boye
26 October 1900, Swedish
Writer, Poet, Novelist, Literary critic,

Eden PhillpottsEden Phillpotts
04 November 1862, British
Writer
Johann Kaspar LavaterJohann Kaspar Lavater
15 November 1741, Swiss
Poet
Joost van den VondelJoost van den Vondel
17 November 1587, Dutch
Poet, Playwright, Writer