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

Herman J. MankiewiczHerman J. Mankiewicz
07 November 1897, American
Screenwriter

Sam ShepardSam Shepard
05 November 1943, American
Actor

John CleeseJohn Cleese
27 October 1939, British
Actor & Comedian

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer
Joel McHaleJoel McHale
20 November 1971, Italian, American
Comedian, Actor

Kazuo IshiguroKazuo Ishiguro
08 November 1954, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Leon TrotskyLeon Trotsky
07 November 1879, Ukrainian, Russian
Politician
Ivanka TrumpIvanka Trump
30 October 1981, American
Daughter of Donald Trump

Fyodor DostoevskyFyodor Dostoevsky
11 November 1821, Russian
Russian novelist
Mackenzie PhillipsMackenzie Phillips
10 November 1959, American
Actress

Neil GaimanNeil Gaiman
10 November 1960, British
Author

Peter JacksonPeter Jackson
31 October 1961, New Zealander
Film Director, Producer & Screenwriter

Martha GellhornMartha Gellhorn
08 November 1908, American
Journalist & Writer

VoltaireVoltaire
21 November 1694, French
Writer
Albert CamusAlbert Camus
07 November 1913, Algerian, French
Philosopher

Kurt VonnegutKurt Vonnegut
11 November 1922, American
American writer

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

Ayaan Hirsi AliAyaan Hirsi Ali
13 November 1969, American
Writer, Politician, Activist, Feminist
John KeatsJohn Keats
31 October 1795, British
Romantic poet

Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist
Charlie KaufmanCharlie Kaufman
19 November 1958, American
Screenwriter

Robert Louis StevensonRobert Louis Stevenson
13 November 1850, Scottish
Novelist, Poet

Muhammad IqbalMuhammad Iqbal
09 November 1877, Pakistani
Poet & Philosopher
Doris RobertsDoris Roberts
04 November 1925, American
Actress

Alan MooreAlan Moore
18 November 1953, British
 
Loretta SwitLoretta Swit
04 November 1937, American
Actress

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

Ezra PoundEzra Pound
30 October 1885, American
Poet
Dylan ThomasDylan Thomas
27 October 1914, Welsh
Poet & Writer

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George EliotGeorge Eliot
22 November 1819, British
Author and Novelist
Attallah ShabazzAttallah Shabazz
16 November 1958, American
Malcolm X's Daughter

Bram StokerBram Stoker
08 November 1847, Irish
Creator of Dracula

Roland EmmerichRoland Emmerich
10 November 1955, German
Film Director, Screenwriter

Terence McKennaTerence McKenna
16 November 1946, American
Philosopher, Psychonaut, Ethnobotanist, Author
Vincent SchiavelliVincent Schiavelli
11 November 1948, American
Actor
Chinua AchebeChinua Achebe
16 November 1930, Nigerian
Nigerian novelist

Christopher TolkienChristopher Tolkien
21 November 1924, British
English editor

Edward SaidEdward Said
01 November 1935, American
Professor

Evelyn WaughEvelyn Waugh
28 October 1903, British
Writer
Liza TarbuckLiza Tarbuck
21 November 1964, British
Actress

Napoleon HillNapoleon Hill
26 October 1883, American
Writer of personal-success literature

Christina TosiChristina Tosi
09 November 1981, American
Chef

Peter Edward CookPeter Edward Cook
17 November 1937, British
Actor, Comedian, Satirist, Writer

Jack WelchJack Welch
19 November 1935, American
Former Chairman & CEO of General Electric
Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
14 November 1900, American
Composer, teacher, writer

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

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

Ellyse PerryEllyse Perry
03 November 1990, Australian
Sportswoman
Margaret  MitchellMargaret Mitchell
08 November 1900, American
Writer of 'Gone with the Wind'

Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
14 November 1907, Swedish
Writer
John Philip SousaJohn Philip Sousa
06 November 1854, American
Conductor, Composer

Friedrich SchillerFriedrich Schiller
10 November 1759, German
Poet, Playwright, Historian & Philosopher

Bob KaneBob Kane
24 October 1915, American
Comic Book Writer

Marjane Satrapi Marjane Satrapi
22 November 1969, French, Iranian
Graphic Novelist

Jeff MangumJeff Mangum
24 October 1970, American
Singer
Helmuth von Moltke the ElderHelmuth von Moltke the Elder
26 October 1800, German
General, Historian

Will DurantWill Durant
05 November 1885, American
Writer, Historian, Philosopher

José SaramagoJosé Saramago
16 November 1922, Portuguese
Writer

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
09 November 1928, American
Poet
Roy William Thomas Jr.Roy William Thomas Jr.
22 November 1940, American
Comic Book Writer

Ivan TurgenevIvan Turgenev
09 November 1818, Russian
Novelist
Pat ConroyPat Conroy
26 October 1945, American
Writer

Deborah EisenbergDeborah Eisenberg
20 November 1945, American
Writer

Andre GideAndre Gide
22 November 1869, French
 
Lady Caroline LambLady Caroline Lamb
13 November 1785, British
Novelist

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
21 November 1902, Polish, American
Writer
Humayun AhmedHumayun Ahmed
13 November 1948, Bangladeshi
Writer, Filmmaker

Anna LeonowensAnna Leonowens
05 November 1831, British
Writer, Educator

Oliver GoldsmithOliver Goldsmith
10 November 1728, Irish, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet
Kinky FriedmanKinky Friedman
01 November 1944, American
Country Singer, Songwriter, Novelist

Nadine GordimerNadine Gordimer
20 November 1923, South African
Writer, Political Activist
John BergerJohn Berger
05 November 1926, British
Novelist

Carlos FuentesCarlos Fuentes
11 November 1928, Mexican
Mexican novelist

Andre MalrauxAndre Malraux
03 November 1901, French
French Novelist

P. J. O'RourkeP. J. O'Rourke
14 November 1947, American
Political Satirist & Author
Mikhail LomonosovMikhail Lomonosov
19 November 1711, Russian
Scientist, Poet, Geologist, Astronomer
Alexander BerkmanAlexander Berkman
21 November 1870, French, Russian
Editor

Paul ValeryPaul Valery
30 October 1871, French
Poet

Norman ThomasNorman Thomas
20 November 1884, American
 

William Cullen BryantWilliam Cullen Bryant
03 November 1794, American
Romantic Poet
A. N. WilsonA. N. Wilson
27 October 1950, British
Writer & Columnist

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

Henry Van DykeHenry Van Dyke
10 November 1852, American
Writer

Allen TateAllen Tate
19 November 1899, American
Poet

Ľudovít ŠtúrĽudovít Štúr
28 October 1815, Slovak
Author
Giambattista della PortaGiambattista della Porta
01 November 1535, Italian
Scholar, Polymath

Endre AdyEndre Ady
22 November 1877, Hungarian
Poet
Timothy FindleyTimothy Findley
30 October 1930, Canadian
Canadian novelist

Anna Katherine GreenAnna Katharine Green
11 November 1846, American
Detective Fiction Writer
Thomas Bailey AldrichThomas Bailey Aldrich
11 November 1836, American
Poet & Novelist
Adrian MitchellAdrian Mitchell
24 October 1932, British
Poet