Writers Whose First Name Starts With A

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

Anne FrankAnne Frank
(Writer)

12 June 1929

German

Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie

15 September 1890

British

Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
(Chef, Author, T.V. Personality)

25 June 1956

American

Amanda KnoxAmanda Knox
(Writer)

09 July 1987

American

Aleister CrowleyAleister Crowley

12 October 1875

British

Ayn RandAyn Rand
(Author, Screenwriter, Playwright, Developer of a philosophical system named by her as Objectivism)

02 February 1905

American,Russian

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter

08 December 1961

American

Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris

29 March 1961

American

Alan WattsAlan Watts
(Philosopher, Writer & Speaker)

06 January 1915

British,American

Angela Davis Angela Davis
(Political Activist)

26 January 1944

American

Arthur MillerArthur Miller

17 October 1915

American

Alan CummingAlan Cumming
(Actor)

27 January 1965

Scottish

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Albert CamusAlbert Camus
(Philosopher)

07 November 1913

Algerian,French

Alexandre DumasAlexandre Dumas

24 July 1802

French

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
(Writer)

26 July 1894

British,American

Ahmet ZappaAhmet Zappa
(Writer, Actor)

15 May 1974

American

A. A. MilneA. A. Milne
(Novelist, Playwright, Poet)

18 January 1882

British

Asia ArgentoAsia Argento
(Actress, Model, Writer)

20 September 1975

Italian

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Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg
(Poet)

03 June 1926

American

AvicennaAvicenna
(Persian Plymath)

0980 AD

Anton ChekhovAnton Chekhov

29 January 1860

German,Russian

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
(Author)

09 February 1944

American

Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
(Author)

11 December 1918

Russian,Russian

Alan MooreAlan Moore

18 November 1953

British

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Alton BrownAlton Brown
(TV Personality, Celebrity Chef, Author)

30 July 1962

American

Alex HaleyAlex Haley
(Writer)

11 August 1921

American

Ayaan Hirsi AliAyaan Hirsi Ali
(Writer, Politician, Activist, Feminist)

13 November 1969

American

AeschylusAeschylus
(Greek Tragedian)

0525 BC

Greek

Arianna HuffingtonArianna Huffington
(American-Greek author)

15 July 1950

American

Alice Roosevelt LongworthAlice Roosevelt Longworth
(Writer)

12 February 1884

American

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Arthur RimbaudArthur Rimbaud
(Poet)

20 October 1854

French

Alexander PopeAlexander Pope

21 May 1688

British

Alex GarlandAlex Garland
(Novelist, Screenwriter, Film Director)

26 May 1970

British

Audre LordeAudre Lorde
(Writer)

18 February 1934

American

Abbie HoffmanAbbie Hoffman
(Anti-War Activist)

30 November 1936

American

Austin ChickAustin Chick
(Director)

29 July 1971

American

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Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
(Composer, teacher, writer)

14 November 1900

American

Anne RiceAnne Rice

04 October 1941

American

Anthony BurgessAnthony Burgess

25 February 1917

British

Amir KhusrowAmir Khusrow
(Sufi Poet)

1253 AD

Indian

Ayako FujitaniAyako Fujitani
(Actor, Writer, Novelist)

07 December 1979

Japanese

Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
(Feminist and Writer)

26 September 1946

American

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AristophanesAristophanes
(Playwright)

0444 BC

Greek

August WilsonAugust Wilson
(American playwright)

27 April 1945

American

Aaron McGruderAaron McGruder
(Writer, Cartoonist & Public Speaker)

29 May 1974

American

Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce Ambrose Bierce
(Journalist & Writer, soldier)

24 June 1842

American

Anne BrontëAnne Brontë
(Writer)

17 January 1820

British

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
(Writer)

31 August 1919

Indian

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Alice MunroAlice Munro

10 July 1931

Canadian

Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
(Author)

20 December 1969

Swiss,British

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
(Renowned Author & Aviator)

22 June 1906

American

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
(Poet)

09 November 1928

American

Attallah ShabazzAttallah Shabazz
(Malcolm X's Daughter)

16 November 1958

American

Amy TanAmy Tan
(Writer)

19 February 1952

American

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Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
(Writer, Editor)

03 May 1906

American

Antonin ArtaudAntonin Artaud
(Dramatist, Poet, Essayist, Actor, & Theatre Director)

04 September 1896

French

August StrindbergAugust Strindberg
(Novelist)

22 January 1849

Swedish

Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler

05 September 1905

Hungarian,British

Angela CarterAngela Carter

07 May 1940

British

Amiri BarakaAmiri Baraka
(Writer)

07 October 1934

American

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Arlene AldaArlene Alda
(Musician, Photographer, Writer)

12 March 1933

American

Aldo LeopoldAldo Leopold

11 January 1887

American

Aphra BehnAphra Behn
(Playwright)

10 July 1640

British

Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
(American poet)

16 May 1929

American

Anne BradstreetAnne Bradstreet
(Poet)

20 March 1612

British

Alexander McCall SmithAlexander McCall Smith
(British writer)

24 August 1948

Scottish

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A. E. HousmanA. E. Housman
(Poet)

26 March 1859

British

Alvin TofflerAlvin Toffler
(Writer & Futurist)

04 October 1928

American

Alan CorenAlan Coren
(Writer)

27 June 1938

British

Anatole FranceAnatole France
(Writer)

16 April 1844

French

Andrew MarvellAndrew Marvell
(Poet)

31 March 1621

British

Alan Jay LernerAlan Jay Lerner
(American lyricist)

31 August 1918

American

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Amelia Warren TyagiAmelia Warren Tyagi
(Elizabeth Warren's Daughter)

1961 AD

American

Adam KhooAdam Khoo
(Entrepreneur)

08 April 1974

Singaporean

Alphonse DaudetAlphonse Daudet
(Novelist, Short story writer, playwright, poet)

13 May 1840

French