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, Ayn Rand, 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, France, India and other countries all over the world.

Anne FrankAnne Frank
12 June 1929, German
Writer
Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie
15 September 1890, British
 

Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
25 June 1956, American
Chef, Author, T.V. Personality

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

Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris
29 March 1961, American
 

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

Alan WattsAlan Watts
06 January 1915, British, American
Philosopher, Writer & Speaker

Albert CamusAlbert Camus
07 November 1913, Algerian, French
Philosopher
Andy CohenAndy Cohen
02 June 1968, American
Television Show Host

Amanda KnoxAmanda Knox
09 July 1987, American
Writer
Asia ArgentoAsia Argento
20 September 1975, Italian
Actress, Model, Writer

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
17 October 1915, American
 

Alexandre DumasAlexandre Dumas
24 July 1802, French
 

Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944, American
Political Activist

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter
08 December 1961, American
 
Alan MooreAlan Moore
18 November 1953, British
 

Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
06 May 1983, American
Actress

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
26 July 1894, British, American
Writer

Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg
03 June 1926, American
Poet
Anton ChekhovAnton Chekhov
29 January 1860, German, Russian
 

AvicennaAvicenna
0980 AD
Persian Plymath
Amelia Warren TyagiAmelia Warren Tyagi
02 September 1971, American
Elizabeth Warren's Daughter

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

Assata ShakurAssata Shakur
16 July 1947, Cuban, American
Murder Convict
Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
11 December 1918, Russian, Russian
Author

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author
Attallah ShabazzAttallah Shabazz
16 November 1958, American
Malcolm X's Daughter

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

Abbie HoffmanAbbie Hoffman
30 November 1936, American
Anti-War Activist
Alex GarlandAlex Garland
26 May 1970, British
Novelist, Screenwriter, Film Director

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AeschylusAeschylus
0525 BC, Greek
Greek Tragedian
Alex HaleyAlex Haley
11 August 1921, American
Writer

AesopAesop
0620 BC
Fabulist

Anne RiceAnne Rice
04 October 1941, American
 

Ann B. DavisAnn B. Davis
03 May 1926, American
Actress
Arthur RimbaudArthur Rimbaud
20 October 1854, French
Poet
Ayaan Hirsi AliAyaan Hirsi Ali
13 November 1969, American
Writer, Politician, Activist, Feminist

Alexander PopeAlexander Pope
21 May 1688, British
 

Andrea TantarosAndrea Tantaros
30 December 1978, American
Political Analyst

Ahmet ZappaAhmet Zappa
15 May 1974, American
Writer, Actor
Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
20 December 1969, Swiss, British
Author

Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
14 November 1900, American
Composer, teacher, writer

Audre LordeAudre Lorde
18 February 1934, American
Writer

Arianna HuffingtonArianna Huffington
15 July 1950, American
American-Greek author

Alice Roosevelt LongworthAlice Roosevelt Longworth
12 February 1884, American
Writer
Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce Ambrose Bierce
24 June 1842, American
Journalist & Writer, soldier

Anne BrontëAnne Brontë
17 January 1820, British
Writer
AristophanesAristophanes
0444 BC, Greek
Playwright

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

August WilsonAugust Wilson
27 April 1945, American
American playwright
Anthony BurgessAnthony Burgess
25 February 1917, British
 

Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
14 November 1907, Swedish
Writer
Alice MunroAlice Munro
10 July 1931, Canadian
 

August StrindbergAugust Strindberg
22 January 1849, Swedish
Novelist

Alan CorenAlan Coren
27 June 1938, British
Writer

Austin ChickAustin Chick
29 July 1971, American
Director

Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
01 July 1918, Indian, South African
Writer
Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
22 June 1906, American
Renowned Author & Aviator

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
31 August 1919, Indian
Writer

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

Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
26 September 1946, American
Feminist and Writer
Amiri BarakaAmiri Baraka
07 October 1934, American
Writer

Arlene AldaArlene Alda
12 March 1933, American
Musician, Photographer, Writer
Anthony TrollopeAnthony Trollope
24 April 1815, British
Novelist

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
09 November 1928, American
Poet

Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler
05 September 1905, Hungarian, British
 
Amy TanAmy Tan
19 February 1952, American
Writer

Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
16 May 1929, American
American poet
Aubrey BeardsleyAubrey Beardsley
21 August 1872, British
Illustrator

Antonin ArtaudAntonin Artaud
04 September 1896, French
Dramatist, Poet, Essayist, Actor, & Theatre

Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
03 May 1906, American
Writer, Editor
Ahmed Raza Khan BarelviAhmed Raza Khan Barelvi
14 June 1856, Indian
Islamic Scholar, Reformer

Alexander McCall SmithAlexander McCall Smith
24 August 1948, Scottish
British writer
Aldo LeopoldAldo Leopold
11 January 1887, American
 

Aphra BehnAphra Behn
10 July 1640, British
Playwright

Alastair ReynoldsAlastair Reynolds
13 March 1966, British
Author

Angela CarterAngela Carter
07 May 1940, British
 
Anatole FranceAnatole France
16 April 1844, French
Writer
Arnold J. ToynbeeArnold J. Toynbee
14 April 1889, British
Historian

Alvin TofflerAlvin Toffler
04 October 1928, American
Writer & Futurist

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
A. E. HousmanA. E. Housman
26 March 1859, British
Poet

Anne BradstreetAnne Bradstreet
20 March 1612, British
Poet

Alexander BerkmanAlexander Berkman
21 November 1870, French, Russian
Editor

Andrew MarvellAndrew Marvell
31 March 1621, British
Poet

Andrea LevyAndrea Levy
07 March 1956, British
Author
Arthur M SchlesingerArthur M. Schlesinger Jr.
15 October 1917, American
Historian

Alphonsus LiguoriAlphonsus Liguori
27 September 1696, Italian
Philisopher, Spiritual Writer, Theologian
Amir KhusrowAmir Khusrow
1253 AD, Indian
Sufi Poet

Alphonse DaudetAlphonse Daudet
13 May 1840, French
Novelist, Short story writer, playwright, poet
Alex SpanosAlex Spanos
28 September 1923, American
Real Estate Developer
Alphonse de LamartineAlphonse de Lamartine
21 October 1790, French
Writer