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, Adrianne Palicki, Amy Sedaris 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, India, France and other countries all over the world.

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

Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie
15 September 1890, British
 

Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
06 May 1983, American
Actress

Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris
29 March 1961, American
 

Alan MooreAlan Moore
18 November 1953, British
 
Aleister CrowleyAleister Crowley
12 October 1875, British
 

Amanda KnoxAmanda Knox
09 July 1987, American
Writer

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

Alan WattsAlan Watts
06 January 1915, British, American
Philosopher, Writer & Speaker
Albert CamusAlbert Camus
07 November 1913, Algerian, French
Philosopher

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
17 October 1915, American
 
Alan CummingAlan Cumming
27 January 1965, Scottish
Actor

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter
08 December 1961, American
 

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
26 July 1894, British, American
Writer
Asia ArgentoAsia Argento
20 September 1975, Italian
Actress, Model, Writer

Andy CohenAndy Cohen
02 June 1968, American
Television Show Host
Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg
03 June 1926, American
Poet

Alexandre DumasAlexandre Dumas
24 July 1802, French
 

Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944, American
Political Activist
AvicennaAvicenna
0980 AD
Persian Plymath

Anton ChekhovAnton Chekhov
29 January 1860, German, Russian
 
Assata ShakurAssata Shakur
16 July 1947, Cuban, American
Murder Convict

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

A. A. MilneA. A. Milne
18 January 1882, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author
Abbie HoffmanAbbie Hoffman
30 November 1936, American
Anti-War Activist
AeschylusAeschylus
0525 BC, Greek
Greek Tragedian

Anne RiceAnne Rice
04 October 1941, American
 

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

Alexander PopeAlexander Pope
21 May 1688, British
 
AesopAesop
0620 BC
Fabulist

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Ayaan Hirsi AliAyaan Hirsi Ali
13 November 1969, American
Writer, Politician, Activist, Feminist

Ann B. DavisAnn B. Davis
03 May 1926, American
Actress

Arthur RimbaudArthur Rimbaud
20 October 1854, French
Poet

Alex GarlandAlex Garland
26 May 1970, British
Novelist, Screenwriter, Film Director
Ahmet ZappaAhmet Zappa
15 May 1974, American
Writer, Actor

Arianna HuffingtonArianna Huffington
15 July 1950, American
American-Greek author
Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
14 November 1900, American
Composer, teacher, writer

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

Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
14 November 1907, Swedish
Writer
Andrea TantarosAndrea Tantaros
30 December 1978, American
Political Analyst

Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce Ambrose Bierce
24 June 1842, American
Journalist & Writer, soldier
AristophanesAristophanes
0444 BC, Greek
Playwright

Alice Roosevelt LongworthAlice Roosevelt Longworth
12 February 1884, American
Writer

Ayako FujitaniAyako Fujitani
07 December 1979, Japanese
Actor, Writer, Novelist

Alice MunroAlice Munro
10 July 1931, Canadian
 

Anthony BurgessAnthony Burgess
25 February 1917, British
 
Ahmed Raza Khan BarelviAhmed Raza Khan Barelvi
14 June 1856, Indian
Islamic Scholar, Reformer

Audre LordeAudre Lorde
18 February 1934, American
Writer

Amir KhusrowAmir Khusrow
1253 AD, Indian
Sufi Poet

Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
20 December 1969, Swiss, British
Author
Alex HaleyAlex Haley
11 August 1921, American
Writer

Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
26 September 1946, American
Feminist and Writer
Alan CorenAlan Coren
27 June 1938, British
Writer

Anne BrontëAnne Brontë
17 January 1820, British
Writer

Aaron McGruderAaron McGruder
29 May 1974, American
Writer, Cartoonist & Public Speaker
Austin ChickAustin Chick
29 July 1971, American
Director

August WilsonAugust Wilson
27 April 1945, American
American playwright
Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
31 August 1919, Indian
Writer

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
09 November 1928, American
Poet

August StrindbergAugust Strindberg
22 January 1849, Swedish
Novelist
Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler
05 September 1905, Hungarian, British
 

Antonin ArtaudAntonin Artaud
04 September 1896, French
Dramatist, Poet, Essayist, Actor, & Theatre
Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
16 May 1929, American
American poet

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
22 June 1906, American
Renowned Author & Aviator

Attallah ShabazzAttallah Shabazz
16 November 1958, American
Malcolm X's Daughter

Aubrey BeardsleyAubrey Beardsley
21 August 1872, British
Illustrator
Amy TanAmy Tan
19 February 1952, American
Writer
Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
03 May 1906, American
Writer, Editor

Aphra BehnAphra Behn
10 July 1640, British
Playwright

Aldo LeopoldAldo Leopold
11 January 1887, American
 

Alexander McCall SmithAlexander McCall Smith
24 August 1948, Scottish
British writer
Alastair ReynoldsAlastair Reynolds
13 March 1966, British
Author

Amiri BarakaAmiri Baraka
07 October 1934, American
Writer

Angela CarterAngela Carter
07 May 1940, British
 

Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
01 July 1918, Indian, South African
Writer

Anatole FranceAnatole France
16 April 1844, French
Writer
Arlene AldaArlene Alda
12 March 1933, American
Musician, Photographer, Writer

Anne BradstreetAnne Bradstreet
20 March 1612, British
Poet
Alvin TofflerAlvin Toffler
04 October 1928, American
Writer & Futurist

Andrew MarvellAndrew Marvell
31 March 1621, British
Poet

Ali ibn Abi TalibAli ibn Abi Talib
15 September 0601, Saudi Arabian
Prophet of Islam
Alan Jay LernerAlan Jay Lerner
31 August 1918, American
American lyricist

Alexander BerkmanAlexander Berkman
21 November 1870, French, Russian
Editor
A. E. HousmanA. E. Housman
26 March 1859, British
Poet

Arthur M SchlesingerArthur M. Schlesinger Jr.
15 October 1917, American
Historian

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

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
Adam KhooAdam Khoo
08 April 1974, Singaporean
Entrepreneur

A. N. WilsonA. N. Wilson
27 October 1950, British
Writer & Columnist
Alex SpanosAlex Spanos
28 September 1923, American
Real Estate Developer

Alberto MoraviaAlberto Moravia
28 November 1907, Italian
Italian novelist
Alexander HerzenAlexander Herzen
06 April 1812, Russian
Father of Russian socialism