Writers Whose First Name Starts With A

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with A. The list includes people like Anne Frank, Anthony Bourdain, Agatha Christie, Adam McKay, Aleister Crowley 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 Anne Frank

Anne Frank
42
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Diarist
Birthdate: June 12, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Died: March 12, 1945

 2 Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie
17
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 15, 1890
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Torquay, Devon, England
Died: January 12, 1976

 3 Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain
31
Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Celebrity Chef, TV Personality
Birthdate: June 25, 1956
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: June 8, 2018
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 4 Alan Watts

Alan Watts
11
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 6, 1915
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chislehurst, Kent, England
Died: November 16, 1973

 5 AJ Lee

AJ Lee
14
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Wrestler, Writer
Birthdate: March 19, 1987
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Union City, New Jersey, United States
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 6 Arthur Miller

Arthur Miller
11
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Essayist
Birthdate: October 17, 1915
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
Died: February 10, 2005

 7 Angela Davis

Angela Davis
23
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Political Activist
Birthdate: January 26, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Birmingham
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 8 Albert Camus

Albert Camus
14
Famous As: Philosopher & Novelist
Birthdate: November 7, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Drean, Algeria
Died: January 4, 1960

 9 Aldous Huxley

Aldous Huxley
9
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: July 26, 1894
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Godalming, England
Died: November 22, 1963

 10 Avan Jogia

Avan Jogia
21
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 9, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 11 Alexandre Dumas

Alexandre Dumas
4
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: July 24, 1802
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Villers-Cotterêts, France
Died: December 5, 1870

 12 Anton Chekhov

Anton Chekhov
7
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Short-story writer
Birthdate: January 29, 1860
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Taganrog, Russia
Died: July 15, 1904

 13 A. A. Milne

A. A. Milne
7
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: January 18, 1882
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 31, 1956

 14 Ayesha Curry

Ayesha Curry
9
Famous As: Actress, Cookbook Author
Birthdate: March 23, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 15 Amanda Knox

Amanda Knox
18
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Wrongful conviction of the murder of Meredith Kercher
Birthdate: July 9, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States

 16 Alice Walker

Alice Walker
6
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: February 9, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Eatonton, Georgia, United States

 17 Antoni Porowski

Antoni Porowski
8
Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Television Personality
Birthdate: March 14, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 18 Alfred Lord Tennyson

Alfred Lord Tennyson
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: August 6, 1809
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Somersby, Lincolnshire, England
Died: October 6, 1892

 19 Ayn Rand

Ayn Rand
32
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 2, 1905
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 6, 1982

 20 Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: December 11, 1918
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kislovodsk, Russia
Died: August 3, 2008

 21 Alexander Pushkin

Alexander Pushkin
7
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, playwright
Birthdate: June 6, 1799
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: February 10, 1837

 22 Ari Melber

Ari Melber
5
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Attorney
Birthdate: March 31, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 23 Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Antoine de Saint-Exupery
7
Famous As: Novelist, Aviator & Journalist
Birthdate: June 29, 1900
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lyon, France
Died: July 31, 1944

 24 Alton Brown

Alton Brown
2
Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: TV Personality, Celebrity Chef, Author
Birthdate: July 30, 1962
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 25 Aeschylus

Aeschylus
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Tragedian
Birthdate: 0525 BC
Birthplace: Eleusis, Greece
Died: 0456 BC

 26 Arianna Huffington

Arianna Huffington
5
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: July 15, 1950
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 27 August Wilson

August Wilson
6
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: April 27, 1945
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died: October 2, 2005

 28 Auguste Comte

Auguste Comte
4
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: January 19, 1798
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Montpellier, France
Died: September 5, 1857

 29 Arthur Rimbaud

Arthur Rimbaud
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: French poet known for his transgressive and surreal themes and for his influence on modern literature and arts.
Birthdate: October 20, 1854
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Charleville-Mézières, France
Died: November 10, 1891

 30 Andy Cohen

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

 31 Alan Moore

Alan Moore
2
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 18, 1953
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Northampton, England
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 32 Aaron Copland

Aaron Copland
4
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Teacher
Birthdate: November 14, 1900
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: December 2, 1990

 33 Amy Sedaris

Amy Sedaris
6
Famous As: Actress, Comedian
Birthdate: March 29, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Endicott, New York, United States
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 34 Adrienne Barbeau

Adrienne Barbeau
5
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 11, 1945
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 35 Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: May 21, 1688
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 30, 1744

 36 Anais Nin

Anais Nin
8
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Diarist
Birthdate: February 21, 1903
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Neuilly-sur-Seine, Paris, France
Died: January 14, 1977

 37 Audre Lorde

Audre Lorde
6
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 18, 1934
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
Died: November 17, 1992

 38 Alex Haley

Alex Haley
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 11, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ithaca, New York, United States
Died: February 10, 1992

 39 Aesop

Aesop
14
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Fabulist
Birthdate: 0620 BC
Birthplace: Delphi, Greece
Died: 0564 BC

 40 Alice Roosevelt Longworth

Alice Roosevelt Longworth
6
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 12, 1884
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: February 20, 1980

 41 Andrea Martin

Andrea Martin
2
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 15, 1947
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Portland, Maine, USA
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 42 Amber Tamblyn

Amber Tamblyn
11
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 43 Andy Richter

Andy Richter
2
Famous As: Actor, Comedian
Birthdate: October 28, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 44 Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Bierce
3
Famous As: Journalist & Writer, soldier
Birthdate: June 24, 1842
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Meigs County, Ohio, United States
Died: December 1, 1914

 45 Allen Ginsberg

Allen Ginsberg
6
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Poet, Writer
Birthdate: June 3, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: April 5, 1997

 46 Ayako Fujitani

Ayako Fujitani
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 7, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Osaka, Osaka, Japan
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 47 Al-Ghazālī

Al-Ghazālī
7
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 1058 AD
Birthplace: Ṭūs, Iran
Died: December 19, 1111

 48 Astrid Lindgren

Astrid Lindgren
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 14, 1907
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vimmerby, Sweden
Died: January 28, 2002

 49 Andrei Tarkovsky

Andrei Tarkovsky
5
Famous As: Director
Birthdate: April 4, 1932
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Zavrazh'ye, Russia
Died: December 29, 1986
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 50 Ahmed Raza Khan Barelvi

Ahmed Raza Khan Barelvi
43
Famous As: Islamic Scholar, Reformer
Birthdate: June 14, 1856
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bareilly
Died: October 28, 1921