Writers Whose First Name Starts With A

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with A. The list includes people like Anthony Bourdain, Angela Davis, Alexandre Dumas, Anne Frank, Antoni Porowski 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.

Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
25 June 1956, American
Chef, Author, T.V. Personality
Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944, American
Political Activist

Alexandre DumasAlexandre Dumas
24 July 1802, French
 

Anne FrankAnne Frank
12 June 1929, German
Writer

Antoni PorowskiAntoni Porowski
14 March 1984, Canadian
Television Personality

Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie
15 September 1890, British
Writer
Ayn RandAyn Rand
02 February 1905, American, Russian
Writer

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

Aleister CrowleyAleister Crowley
12 October 1875, British
Occultist
Albert CamusAlbert Camus
07 November 1913, Algerian, French
Philosopher

Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
06 May 1983, American
Actress
AeschylusAeschylus
0525 BC, Greek
Greek Tragedian

Andy CohenAndy Cohen
02 June 1968, American
Television Show Host

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter
08 December 1961, American
 

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
26 July 1894, British, American
Writer

Alan WattsAlan Watts
06 January 1915, British, American
Philosopher, Writer & Speaker
Alan CummingAlan Cumming
27 January 1965, Scottish
Actor

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
17 October 1915, American
 

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

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

Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris
29 March 1961, American
 
Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg
03 June 1926, American
Poet

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author

Alan MooreAlan Moore
18 November 1953, British
 
Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
11 December 1918, Russian, Russian
Author

Alexander PushkinAlexander Pushkin
06 June 1799, Russian
Poet
AvicennaAvicenna
0980 AD
Persian Plymath

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

Audre LordeAudre Lorde
18 February 1934, American
Writer
Anton ChekhovAnton Chekhov
29 January 1860, German, Russian
 

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

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

Alice Roosevelt LongworthAlice Roosevelt Longworth
12 February 1884, American
Writer

Ari MelberAri Melber
31 March 1980, American
Attorney
Alton BrownAlton Brown
30 July 1962, American
TV Personality, Celebrity Chef, Author
Alex HaleyAlex Haley
11 August 1921, American
Writer

AesopAesop
0620 BC
Fabulist

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

Anne RiceAnne Rice
04 October 1941, American
 
Arthur RimbaudArthur Rimbaud
20 October 1854, French
Poet

Ahmet ZappaAhmet Zappa
15 May 1974, American
Writer, Actor

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

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

Alexander PopeAlexander Pope
21 May 1688, British
 
Aaron McGruderAaron McGruder
29 May 1974, American
Writer, Cartoonist & Public Speaker

Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
14 November 1900, American
Composer, teacher, writer
Anthony BurgessAnthony Burgess
25 February 1917, British
 

August WilsonAugust Wilson
27 April 1945, American
American playwright

Alain de BottonAlain de Botton
20 December 1969, Swiss, British
Author
Anne BrontëAnne Brontë
17 January 1820, British
Writer

Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce Ambrose Bierce
24 June 1842, American
Journalist & Writer, soldier
Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
31 August 1919, Indian
Writer

Andrea TantarosAndrea Tantaros
30 December 1978, American
Political Analyst

Austin ChickAustin Chick
29 July 1971, American
Director

AristophanesAristophanes
0444 BC, Greek
Playwright

Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
14 November 1907, Swedish
Writer
Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
22 June 1906, American
Renowned Author & Aviator

Alice MunroAlice Munro
10 July 1931, Canadian
 

Ahmed Raza Khan BarelviAhmed Raza Khan Barelvi
14 June 1856, Indian
Islamic Scholar, Reformer

Amiri BarakaAmiri Baraka
07 October 1934, American
Writer
Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
01 July 1918, Indian, South African
Writer

Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
03 May 1906, American
Writer, Editor
Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
26 September 1946, American
Feminist and Writer

Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler
05 September 1905, Hungarian, British
 

Aubrey BeardsleyAubrey Beardsley
21 August 1872, British
Illustrator
Anthony TrollopeAnthony Trollope
24 April 1815, British
Novelist

Amelia BullmoreAmelia Bullmore
31 January 1964, British
Actress
Anna LeonowensAnna Leonowens
05 November 1831, British
Writer, Educator

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

Ali ibn Abi TalibAli ibn Abi Talib
15 September 0601, Saudi Arabian
Prophet of Islam
Antonin ArtaudAntonin Artaud
04 September 1896, French
Dramatist, Poet, Essayist, Actor, & Theatre

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
09 November 1928, American
Poet
Alexander McCall SmithAlexander McCall Smith
24 August 1948, Scottish
British writer

Amy TanAmy Tan
19 February 1952, American
Writer

August StrindbergAugust Strindberg
22 January 1849, Swedish
Novelist

Alan CorenAlan Coren
27 June 1938, British
Writer
Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
16 May 1929, American
American poet
Amelia Warren TyagiAmelia Warren Tyagi
02 September 1971, American
Elizabeth Warren's Daughter

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

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

Andrea LevyAndrea Levy
07 March 1956, British
Author
Alphonsus LiguoriAlphonsus Liguori
27 September 1696, Italian
Philisopher, Spiritual Writer, Theologian

Alastair ReynoldsAlastair Reynolds
13 March 1966, British
Author

Angela CarterAngela Carter
07 May 1940, British
 

Aldo LeopoldAldo Leopold
11 January 1887, American
 

Aphra BehnAphra Behn
10 July 1640, British
Playwright
Anatole FranceAnatole France
16 April 1844, French
Writer

Alvin TofflerAlvin Toffler
04 October 1928, American
Writer & Futurist
A. E. HousmanA. E. Housman
26 March 1859, British
Poet

Alan Jay LernerAlan Jay Lerner
31 August 1918, American
American lyricist
Arthur M SchlesingerArthur M. Schlesinger Jr.
15 October 1917, American
Historian
Adam KhooAdam Khoo
08 April 1974, Singaporean
Entrepreneur