Writers Whose First Name Starts With A

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with A. The list includes people like Anthony Bourdain, Anne Frank, Amanda Knox, Adrianne Palicki, Agatha Christie 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, India and other countries all over the world.

Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
25 June 1956, American
Chef, Author, T.V. Personality
Anne FrankAnne Frank
12 June 1929, German
Writer

Amanda KnoxAmanda Knox
09 July 1987, American
Writer

Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
06 May 1983, American
Actress

Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie
15 September 1890, British
 

Aleister CrowleyAleister Crowley
12 October 1875, British
 
Alan CummingAlan Cumming
27 January 1965, Scottish
Actor

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
31 August 1919, Indian
Writer

Ayn RandAyn Rand
02 February 1905, American, Russian
Author, Screenwriter, Playwright, Developer of a

Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg
03 June 1926, American
Poet
Ann CoulterAnn Coulter
08 December 1961, American
 

Alan WattsAlan Watts
06 January 1915, British, American
Philosopher, Writer & Speaker
Arthur MillerArthur Miller
17 October 1915, American
 

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
26 July 1894, British, American
Writer

Albert CamusAlbert Camus
07 November 1913, Algerian, French
Philosopher
Asia ArgentoAsia Argento
20 September 1975, Italian
Actress, Model, Writer

Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris
29 March 1961, American
 
Alexandre DumasAlexandre Dumas
24 July 1802, French
 

Alan MooreAlan Moore
18 November 1953, British
 

Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944, American
Political Activist
Anton ChekhovAnton Chekhov
29 January 1860, German, Russian
 

Ahmet ZappaAhmet Zappa
15 May 1974, American
Writer, Actor
AvicennaAvicenna
0980 AD
Persian Plymath

Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
11 December 1918, Russian, Russian
Author

Alton BrownAlton Brown
30 July 1962, American
TV Personality, Celebrity Chef, Author

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author
A. A. MilneA. A. Milne
18 January 1882, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet
Ayaan Hirsi AliAyaan Hirsi Ali
13 November 1969, American
Writer, Politician, Activist, Feminist

Abbie HoffmanAbbie Hoffman
30 November 1936, American
Anti-War Activist

Andrea TantarosAndrea Tantaros
30 December 1978, American
Political Analyst

Ann B. DavisAnn B. Davis
03 May 1926, American
Actress
Arianna HuffingtonArianna Huffington
15 July 1950, American
American-Greek author

Continue Reading Below
AeschylusAeschylus
0525 BC, Greek
Greek Tragedian

Arthur RimbaudArthur Rimbaud
20 October 1854, French
Poet

Amelia Warren TyagiAmelia Warren Tyagi
02 September 1971, American
Elizabeth Warren's Daughter

Anne RiceAnne Rice
04 October 1941, American
 
Alex GarlandAlex Garland
26 May 1970, British
Novelist, Screenwriter, Film Director

Alice Roosevelt LongworthAlice Roosevelt Longworth
12 February 1884, American
Writer
AristophanesAristophanes
0444 BC, Greek
Playwright

Alexander PopeAlexander Pope
21 May 1688, British
 

Amir KhusrowAmir Khusrow
1253 AD, Indian
Sufi Poet
Austin ChickAustin Chick
29 July 1971, American
Director

Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
14 November 1900, American
Composer, teacher, writer
Ayako FujitaniAyako Fujitani
07 December 1979, Japanese
Actor, Writer, Novelist

Aaron McGruderAaron McGruder
29 May 1974, American
Writer, Cartoonist & Public Speaker

Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce Ambrose Bierce
24 June 1842, American
Journalist & Writer, soldier

Anthony BurgessAnthony Burgess
25 February 1917, British
 

Alex HaleyAlex Haley
11 August 1921, American
Writer
Audre LordeAudre Lorde
18 February 1934, American
Writer

Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
20 December 1969, Swiss, British
Author

Alice MunroAlice Munro
10 July 1931, Canadian
 

Anne BrontëAnne Brontë
17 January 1820, British
Writer
Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
26 September 1946, American
Feminist and Writer

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
22 June 1906, American
Renowned Author & Aviator
Attallah ShabazzAttallah Shabazz
16 November 1958, American
Malcolm X's Daughter

Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler
05 September 1905, Hungarian, British
 

Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
03 May 1906, American
Writer, Editor
August StrindbergAugust Strindberg
22 January 1849, Swedish
Novelist

August WilsonAugust Wilson
27 April 1945, American
American playwright
Alexander McCall SmithAlexander McCall Smith
24 August 1948, Scottish
British writer

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
09 November 1928, American
Poet

Antonin ArtaudAntonin Artaud
04 September 1896, French
Dramatist, Poet, Essayist, Actor, & Theatre
Amy TanAmy Tan
19 February 1952, American
Writer

Arlene AldaArlene Alda
12 March 1933, American
Musician, Photographer, Writer
A. E. HousmanA. E. Housman
26 March 1859, British
Poet

Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
16 May 1929, American
American poet

Angela CarterAngela Carter
07 May 1940, British
 

Amiri BarakaAmiri Baraka
07 October 1934, American
Writer
Aldo LeopoldAldo Leopold
11 January 1887, American
 
Anatole FranceAnatole France
16 April 1844, French
Writer

Alphonsus LiguoriAlphonsus Liguori
27 September 1696, Italian
Philisopher, Spiritual Writer, Theologian

Alan CorenAlan Coren
27 June 1938, British
Writer

Aphra BehnAphra Behn
10 July 1640, British
Playwright
Anne BradstreetAnne Bradstreet
20 March 1612, British
Poet

Alvin TofflerAlvin Toffler
04 October 1928, American
Writer & Futurist

Alan Jay LernerAlan Jay Lerner
31 August 1918, American
American lyricist

Andrew MarvellAndrew Marvell
31 March 1621, British
Poet

Alexander BerkmanAlexander Berkman
21 November 1870, French, Russian
Editor
A. E. van VogtA. E. van Vogt
26 April 1912, Canadian
Science Fiction Author

Adam KhooAdam Khoo
08 April 1974, Singaporean
Entrepreneur
Arthur M SchlesingerArthur M. Schlesinger Jr.
15 October 1917, American
Historian

Alphonse de LamartineAlphonse de Lamartine
21 October 1790, French
Writer

Alphonse DaudetAlphonse Daudet
13 May 1840, French
Novelist, Short story writer, playwright, poet
Andrew LangAndrew Lang
31 March 1844, Scottish
Poet, Novelist, Literary Critic

Alberto MoraviaAlberto Moravia
28 November 1907, Italian
Italian novelist
A. N. WilsonA. N. Wilson
27 October 1950, British
Writer & Columnist

Alexander HerzenAlexander Herzen
06 April 1812, Russian
Father of Russian socialism

Alfred de MussetAlfred de Musset
11 December 1810, French
Dramatist, Poet, Novelist

Alfred NoyesAlfred Noyes
16 September 1880, British
Poet
Anatole BroyardAnatole Broyard
16 July 1920, American
Writer

A. J. LieblingA. J. Liebling
18 October 1904, American
Journalist
Alan SillitoeAlan Sillitoe
04 March 1928, British
Writer

Alexander WoollcottAlexander Woollcott
19 January 1887, American
American critic
Allen TateAllen Tate
19 November 1899, American
Poet

Ahlam MosteghanemiAhlam Mosteghanemi
13 April 1953, Algerian
Writer
Andre DubusAndre Dubus
11 August 1936, American
Short story writer