Writers Whose First Name Starts With A

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with A. The list includes people like Arnold Schwarzenegger, Anthony Bourdain, Anne Frank, Agatha Christie, Abbie Hoffman and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with A includes people from United States, England, France, Germany and other countries all over the world.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Arnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold Schwarzenegger.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Governor of California
Birthdate: July 30, 1947
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Thal
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 2 Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain.
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Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Chef, Author, T.V. Personality
Birthdate: June 25, 1956
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City
Died: June 8, 2018
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 3 Anne Frank

Anne Frank.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 12, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Frankfurt am Main, Weimar Germany
Died: March 1, 1945

 4 Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 15, 1890
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Torquay, Devon, England
Died: January 12, 1976

 5 Abbie Hoffman

Abbie Hoffman.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Anti-War Activist
Birthdate: November 30, 1936
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Worcester
Died: April 12, 1989

 6 Aleister Crowley

Aleister Crowley.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Occultist
Birthdate: October 12, 1875
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: December 1, 1947

 7 Ayn Rand

Ayn Rand.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 2, 1905
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 6, 1982
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
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 8 Ali ibn Abi Talib

Ali ibn Abi Talib.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prophet of Islam
Birthdate: September 15, 0601
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: January 29, 0661

 9 Amber Tamblyn

Amber Tamblyn
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 10 Asia Argento

Asia Argento.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress, Model, Writer
Birthdate: September 20, 1975
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rome
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 11 Adrianne Palicki

Adrianne Palicki.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 6, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 12 Adam McKay

Adam McKay.
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: April 17, 1968
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 13 Alan Cumming

Alan Cumming.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 27, 1965
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Aberfeldy
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 14 Amy Sedaris

Amy Sedaris.
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Birthdate: March 29, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Endicott, New York, U.S.
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 15 Albert Camus

Albert Camus.
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Famous As: Philosopher & Novelist
Birthdate: November 7, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Drean, Algeria
Died: January 4, 1960
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 16 Angela Davis

Angela Davis .
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Political Activist
Birthdate: January 26, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Birmingham

 17 Alan Watts

Alan Watts.
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Famous As: Philosopher, Writer & Speaker
Birthdate: January 6, 1915
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chislehurst, Kent, England
Died: November 16, 1973

 18 Amanda Knox

Amanda Knox.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: July 9, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seattle
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 19 Anthony Rapp

Anthony Rapp
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 26, 1971
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Joliet, Illinois, USA
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 20 Arthur Miller

Arthur Miller.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Essayist
Birthdate: October 17, 1915
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Harlem, New York City, United States
Died: February 10, 2005

 21 Aldous Huxley

Aldous Huxley.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: July 26, 1894
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Godalming
Died: November 22, 1963
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 22 Alexandre Dumas

Alexandre Dumas.
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 24, 1802
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: December 5, 1870

 23 Allen Ginsberg

Allen Ginsberg.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: June 3, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
Died: April 5, 1997

 24 Adam Smith

Adam Smith.
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Famous As: Economist and Philosopher
Birthdate: June 16, 1723
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kirkcaldy, Scotland
Died: July 17, 1790

 25 Action Bronson

Action Bronson
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: December 2, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Flushing, New York, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 26 Amy Tan

Amy Tan.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 19, 1952
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Oakland, California

 27 Ann Coulter

Ann Coulter.
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Birthdate: December 8, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 28 Andy Cohen

Andy Cohen.
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Famous As: Television Show Host
Birthdate: June 2, 1968
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 29 Amy Fisher

Amy Fisher
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: August 21, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Long Island, New York, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 30 Arundhati Roy

Arundhati Roy
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Listed In:
Famous As: Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter, Essayist
Birthdate: November 24, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Assam

 31 Alan Moore

Alan Moore.
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 18, 1953
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Northampton, England
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 32 Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Philosopher, Historian, Short story writer
Birthdate: December 11, 1918
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kislovodsk, Russia
Died: August 3, 2008

 33 Anton Chekhov

Anton Chekhov.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Short-story writer
Birthdate: January 29, 1860
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Taganrog, Russia
Died: July 15, 1904

 34 Assata Shakur

Assata Shakur.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Murder Convict
Birthdate: July 16, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Jamaica, New York, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 35 Alexander Pushkin

Alexander Pushkin.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, playwright
Birthdate: June 6, 1799
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: February 10, 1837

 36 Amy Chua

Amy Chua
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: October 26, 1962
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Champaign, Illinois Champaign, Illinois, U.S.

 37 Anthony Minghella

Anthony Minghella
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Famous As: Screenwriter, Playwright, Film director, Film producer, Writer
Birthdate: January 6, 1954
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ryde
Died: March 18, 2008
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 38 Ashutosh Rana

Ashutosh Rana
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 10, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gadarwara, Madhya Pradesh, India

 39 Aeschylus

Aeschylus.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Greek Tragedian
Birthdate: 0525 BC
Birthplace: Eleusis
Died: 0456 BC

 40 Adam Curtis

Adam Curtis
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Famous As: Television director, Journalist, Writer, Director
Birthdate: May 26, 1955
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kent

 41 Alice Walker

Alice Walker.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: February 9, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Eatonton

 42 Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Ayaan Hirsi Ali.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Writer, Politician, Activist, Feminist
Birthdate: November 13, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mogadishu

 43 A. A. Milne

A. A. Milne.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Playwright, Poet
Birthdate: January 18, 1882
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kilburn, London
Died: January 31, 1956

 44 Andy Weir

Andy Weir
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: June 16, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Davis, California, USA

 45 Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Alfred, Lord Tennyson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: August 6, 1809
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Somersby, England
Died: October 6, 1892

 46 Atlee Kumar

Atlee Kumar
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: September 21, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 47 Alfred Lord Tennyson

Alfred Lord Tennyson.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: August 5, 1809
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Somersby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: October 6, 1892

 48 Alex Garland

Alex Garland.
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Famous As: Novelist, Screenwriter, Film Director
Birthdate: May 26, 1970
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 49 Ali Kemal

Ali Kemal
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: September 7, 1867
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Fatih, Turkey
Died: November 6, 1922

 50 August Wilson

August Wilson.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American playwright
Birthdate: April 27, 1945
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 2, 2005