Jamie Lee CurtisJamie Lee Curtis
22 November 1958, American
Actress, Author
Ethan HawkeEthan Hawke
06 November 1970, American
Actor

Leon TrotskyLeon Trotsky
07 November 1879, Russian, Ukrainian, Russian
Politician

John CleeseJohn Cleese
27 October 1939, British
Actor & Comedian

Joel McHaleJoel McHale
20 November 1971, Italian, American
Comedian, Actor

Sam ShepardSam Shepard
05 November 1943, American
Actor
Neil GaimanNeil Gaiman
10 November 1960, British
Author

Mackenzie PhillipsMackenzie Phillips
10 November 1959, American
Actress

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer
Albert CamusAlbert Camus
07 November 1913, Algerian, French
Philosopher

Fyodor DostoevskyFyodor Dostoevsky
11 November 1821, Russian
Russian novelist
VoltaireVoltaire
21 November 1694, French
Writer

Billy GrahamBilly Graham
07 November 1918, American
Evangelist

Kurt VonnegutKurt Vonnegut
11 November 1922, American
American writer

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

Peter JacksonPeter Jackson
31 October 1961, New Zealander
Film Director, Producer & Screenwriter
Terence McKennaTerence McKenna
16 November 1946, American
Philosopher, Psychonaut, Ethnobotanist, Author

Lucy HawkingLucy Hawking
02 November 1970, British
Journalist, Novelist, Writer

Muhammad IqbalMuhammad Iqbal
09 November 1877, Pakistani
Poet & Philosopher

Alan MooreAlan Moore
18 November 1953, British
 
Doris RobertsDoris Roberts
04 November 1925, American
Actress

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

Bram StokerBram Stoker
08 November 1847, Irish
Creator of Dracula

George EliotGeorge Eliot
22 November 1819, British
Author and Novelist
Ezra PoundEzra Pound
30 October 1885, American
Poet

Ayaan Hirsi AliAyaan Hirsi Ali
13 November 1969, American
Writer, Politician, Activist, Feminist
Vincent SchiavelliVincent Schiavelli
11 November 1948, American
Actor

Dylan ThomasDylan Thomas
27 October 1914, Welsh
Poet & Writer

Loretta SwitLoretta Swit
04 November 1937, American
Actress
Herman J. MankiewiczHerman J. Mankiewicz
07 November 1897, American
Screenwriter

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Kazuo IshiguroKazuo Ishiguro
08 November 1954, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Roland EmmerichRoland Emmerich
10 November 1955, German
Film Director, Screenwriter

Chinua AchebeChinua Achebe
16 November 1930, Nigerian
Nigerian novelist

Evelyn WaughEvelyn Waugh
28 October 1903, British
Writer

Napoleon HillNapoleon Hill
26 October 1883, American
Writer of personal-success literature
Christina TosiChristina Tosi
09 November 1981, American
Chef
Christopher TolkienChristopher Tolkien
21 November 1924, British
English editor

Jack WelchJack Welch
19 November 1935, American
Former Chairman & CEO of General Electric

Edward SaidEdward Said
01 November 1935, American
Professor

Liza TarbuckLiza Tarbuck
21 November 1964, British
Actress
Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist

Stephen CoveyStephen Covey
24 October 1932, American
Writer of "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective

Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
14 November 1900, American
Composer, teacher, writer

Martha GellhornMartha Gellhorn
08 November 1908, American
Journalist & Writer

Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
14 November 1907, Swedish
Writer
Ellyse PerryEllyse Perry
03 November 1990, Australian
Sportswoman

Bob KaneBob Kane
24 October 1915, American
Comic Book Writer
Friedrich SchillerFriedrich Schiller
10 November 1759, German
Poet, Playwright, Historian & Philosopher

John Philip SousaJohn Philip Sousa
06 November 1854, American
Conductor, Composer

Shelby FooteShelby Foote
17 November 1916, American
Writer
Carson KressleyCarson Kressley
11 November 1969, American
Designer, Television Show Host, Actor

Will DurantWill Durant
05 November 1885, American
Writer, Historian, Philosopher
Marjane Satrapi Marjane Satrapi
22 November 1969, French, Iranian
Graphic Novelist

Anna LeonowensAnna Leonowens
05 November 1831, British
Writer, Educator

José SaramagoJosé Saramago
16 November 1922, Portuguese
Writer

Helmuth von Moltke the ElderHelmuth von Moltke the Elder
26 October 1800, German
General, Historian

Attallah ShabazzAttallah Shabazz
16 November 1958, American
Malcolm X's Daughter
Anne SextonAnne Sexton
09 November 1928, American
Poet

Jeff MangumJeff Mangum
24 October 1970, American
Singer

Nadine GordimerNadine Gordimer
20 November 1923, South African
Writer, Political Activist

Ivan TurgenevIvan Turgenev
09 November 1818, Russian
Novelist
Humayun AhmedHumayun Ahmed
13 November 1948, Bangladeshi
Writer, Filmmaker

Pat ConroyPat Conroy
26 October 1945, American
Writer
P. J. O'RourkeP. J. O'Rourke
14 November 1947, American
Political Satirist & Author

Deborah EisenbergDeborah Eisenberg
20 November 1945, American
Writer

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
21 November 1902, Polish, American
Writer
Oliver GoldsmithOliver Goldsmith
10 November 1728, Irish, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet

Kinky FriedmanKinky Friedman
01 November 1944, American
Country Singer, Songwriter, Novelist
Lady Caroline LambLady Caroline Lamb
13 November 1785, British
Novelist

John BergerJohn Berger
05 November 1926, British
Novelist

Carlos FuentesCarlos Fuentes
11 November 1928, Mexican
Mexican novelist
Mikhail LomonosovMikhail Lomonosov
19 November 1711, Russian
Scientist, Poet, Geologist, Astronomer

Alexander BerkmanAlexander Berkman
21 November 1870, French, Russian
Editor
William Cullen BryantWilliam Cullen Bryant
03 November 1794, American
Romantic Poet

Norman ThomasNorman Thomas
20 November 1884, American
 

A. N. WilsonA. N. Wilson
27 October 1950, British
Writer & Columnist

Ella Wheeler WilcoxElla Wheeler Wilcox
05 November 1850, American
Poet and Mystic Rosicrucian
Giambattista della PortaGiambattista della Porta
01 November 1535, Italian
Scholar, Polymath
Allen TateAllen Tate
19 November 1899, American
Poet

Timothy FindleyTimothy Findley
30 October 1930, Canadian
Canadian novelist

Ľudovít ŠtúrĽudovít Štúr
28 October 1815, Slovak
Author

Anna Katherine GreenAnna Katharine Green
11 November 1846, American
Detective Fiction Writer
Adrian MitchellAdrian Mitchell
24 October 1932, British
Poet

Thomas Bailey AldrichThomas Bailey Aldrich
11 November 1836, American
Poet & Novelist

Endre AdyEndre Ady
22 November 1877, Hungarian
Poet

Catherine Helen Spence Catherine Helen Spence
31 October 1825, Australian
Author, Journalist & Politician

Amy LevyAmy Levy
10 November 1861, British
Poet, Novelist, Essayist
Carlos Páez VilaróCarlos Páez Vilaró
01 November 1923, Uruguayan
Artist

Cristina Peri RossiCristina Peri Rossi
12 November 1941, Uruguayan
Novelist
Henry Van DykeHenry Van Dyke
10 November 1852, American
Writer

Andre MalrauxAndre Malraux
03 November 1901, French
French Novelist
Ada CambridgeAda Cambridge
21 November 1844, Australian
Australian-English writer
Paul ValeryPaul Valery
30 October 1871, French
Poet