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, Angela Davis, Agatha Christie, 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
12 June 1929, German
Writer
Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
25 June 1956, American
Chef, Author, T.V. Personality

Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944, American
Political Activist

Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie
15 September 1890, British
Writer

Aleister CrowleyAleister Crowley
12 October 1875, British
Occultist

Ayn RandAyn Rand
02 February 1905, American, Russian
Author, Screenwriter, Playwright, Developer of a
Andy CohenAndy Cohen
02 June 1968, American
Television Show Host

Albert CamusAlbert Camus
07 November 1913, Algerian, French
Philosopher

Alexandre DumasAlexandre Dumas
24 July 1802, French
 
Alex GarlandAlex Garland
26 May 1970, British
Novelist, Screenwriter, Film Director

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter
08 December 1961, American
 
Alan WattsAlan Watts
06 January 1915, British, American
Philosopher, Writer & Speaker

Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
06 May 1983, American
Actress

Amanda KnoxAmanda Knox
09 July 1987, American
Writer

Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris
29 March 1961, American
 

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

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
26 July 1894, British, American
Writer

AvicennaAvicenna
0980 AD
Persian Plymath

Asia ArgentoAsia Argento
20 September 1975, Italian
Actress, Model, Writer
A. A. MilneA. A. Milne
18 January 1882, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet

Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg
03 June 1926, American
Poet
AeschylusAeschylus
0525 BC, Greek
Greek Tragedian

Alan MooreAlan Moore
18 November 1953, British
 

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author
Alton BrownAlton Brown
30 July 1962, American
TV Personality, Celebrity Chef, Author

Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
11 December 1918, Russian, Russian
Author
Anton ChekhovAnton Chekhov
29 January 1860, German, Russian
 

Assata ShakurAssata Shakur
16 July 1947, Cuban, American
Murder Convict

Alexander PushkinAlexander Pushkin
06 June 1799, Russian
Poet
Alice Roosevelt LongworthAlice Roosevelt Longworth
12 February 1884, American
Writer

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Abbie HoffmanAbbie Hoffman
30 November 1936, American
Anti-War Activist
Audre LordeAudre Lorde
18 February 1934, American
Writer

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

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

Amelia Warren TyagiAmelia Warren Tyagi
02 September 1971, American
Elizabeth Warren's Daughter
AesopAesop
0620 BC
Fabulist
Arthur RimbaudArthur Rimbaud
20 October 1854, French
Poet

Anne RiceAnne Rice
04 October 1941, American
 

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

Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
03 May 1906, American
Writer, Editor
Alexander PopeAlexander Pope
21 May 1688, British
 

Ahmet ZappaAhmet Zappa
15 May 1974, American
Writer, Actor

Alex HaleyAlex Haley
11 August 1921, American
Writer

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

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
22 June 1906, American
Renowned Author & Aviator
Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
14 November 1900, American
Composer, teacher, writer

Ahmed Raza Khan BarelviAhmed Raza Khan Barelvi
14 June 1856, Indian
Islamic Scholar, Reformer
Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
20 December 1969, Swiss, British
Author

Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
14 November 1907, Swedish
Writer

Anthony BurgessAnthony Burgess
25 February 1917, British
 
AristophanesAristophanes
0444 BC, Greek
Playwright

Anne BrontëAnne Brontë
17 January 1820, British
Writer
Attallah ShabazzAttallah Shabazz
16 November 1958, American
Malcolm X's Daughter

Andrea TantarosAndrea Tantaros
30 December 1978, American
Political Analyst

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

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

Austin ChickAustin Chick
29 July 1971, American
Director
Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
01 July 1918, Indian, South African
Writer

Alice MunroAlice Munro
10 July 1931, Canadian
 

Amelia BullmoreAmelia Bullmore
31 January 1964, British
Actress

August WilsonAugust Wilson
27 April 1945, American
American playwright
Anthony TrollopeAnthony Trollope
24 April 1815, British
Novelist

Anna LeonowensAnna Leonowens
05 November 1831, British
Writer, Educator
Aubrey BeardsleyAubrey Beardsley
21 August 1872, British
Illustrator

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
31 August 1919, Indian
Writer

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

Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler
05 September 1905, Hungarian, British
 
Ali ibn Abi TalibAli ibn Abi Talib
15 September 0601, Saudi Arabian
Prophet of Islam

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
09 November 1928, American
Poet

August StrindbergAugust Strindberg
22 January 1849, Swedish
Novelist
Antonin ArtaudAntonin Artaud
04 September 1896, French
Dramatist, Poet, Essayist, Actor, & Theatre

Amy TanAmy Tan
19 February 1952, American
Writer
Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
16 May 1929, American
American poet

Arnold J. ToynbeeArnold J. Toynbee
14 April 1889, British
Historian

Arlene AldaArlene Alda
12 March 1933, American
Musician, Photographer, Writer

Angela CarterAngela Carter
07 May 1940, British
 
Alexander McCall SmithAlexander McCall Smith
24 August 1948, Scottish
British writer
Alan CorenAlan Coren
27 June 1938, British
Writer

Aldo LeopoldAldo Leopold
11 January 1887, American
 

Anatole FranceAnatole France
16 April 1844, French
Writer

Aphra BehnAphra Behn
10 July 1640, British
Playwright
Alastair ReynoldsAlastair Reynolds
13 March 1966, British
Author

Alvin TofflerAlvin Toffler
04 October 1928, American
Writer & Futurist

Abdul Rahim Khan-I-KhanaAbdul Rahim Khan-I-Khana
17 December 1556, Indian
Poet

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

A. E. HousmanA. E. Housman
26 March 1859, British
Poet
Adam KhooAdam Khoo
08 April 1974, Singaporean
Entrepreneur

Arthur M SchlesingerArthur M. Schlesinger Jr.
15 October 1917, American
Historian
Alexander BerkmanAlexander Berkman
21 November 1870, French, Russian
Editor

Andrew MarvellAndrew Marvell
31 March 1621, British
Poet
Alphonsus LiguoriAlphonsus Liguori
27 September 1696, Italian
Philisopher, Spiritual Writer, Theologian
A. N. WilsonA. N. Wilson
27 October 1950, British
Writer & Columnist