Writers Whose First Name Starts With B

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with B. The list includes people like Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Ben Shapiro, Bernie Sanders, Bernadette Peters and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with B includes people from United States, England, Germany, France and other countries all over the world.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Barack Obama

Barack Obama
88
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 44th President of the United States
Birthdate: August 4, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 2 Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton
42
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: 42nd President of the United States
Birthdate: August 19, 1946
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hope, Arkansas, U.S.
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 Bell Hooks

Bell Hooks
1
Birthdate: September 25, 1952
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hopkinsville, Kentucky, United States
Died: December 15, 2021

 4 Ben Shapiro

Ben Shapiro
89
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Political Commentator
Birthdate: January 15, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 5 Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders
28
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 8, 1941
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 6 Belinda Carlisle

Belinda Carlisle
4
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 17, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 7 Brandon Sanderson

Brandon Sanderson
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 19, 1975
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.
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 8 Bari Weiss

Bari Weiss
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: March 25, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

 9 Bernadette Peters

Bernadette Peters
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 28, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ozone Park, New York, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 10 Busy Philipps

Busy Philipps
6
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 25, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 11 Ben Carson

Ben Carson
19
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Former Neurosurgeon
Birthdate: September 18, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 12 Brad Hall

Brad Hall
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 21, 1958
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Santa Barbara, California, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 13 Britt Ekland

Britt Ekland
4
Famous As: Actor, Writer, Autobiographer, Television presenter, Model
Birthdate: October 6, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stockholm
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 14 Bram Stoker

Bram Stoker
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author of Dracula
Birthdate: November 8, 1847
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Clontarf, Dublin, Ireland
Died: April 20, 1912

 15 Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: July 28, 1866
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kensington
Died: December 22, 1943

 16 Brene Brown

Brene Brown
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Researcher
Birthdate: November 18, 1965
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, U.S.

 17 Beverley Cross

Beverley Cross
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Screenwriter, Librettist
Birthdate: April 13, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Greater London
Died: March 20, 1998

 18 Bret Easton Ellis

Bret Easton Ellis
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 7, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 19 Billy Dee Williams

Billy Dee Williams
0
Famous As: Actor, Novelist
Birthdate: April 6, 1937
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 20 Bertolt Brecht

Bertolt Brecht
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Theatre practitioner
Birthdate: February 10, 1898
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Augsburg, Germany
Died: August 14, 1956

 21 Barbara Corcoran

Barbara Corcoran
1
Famous As: Business Women
Birthdate: March 10, 1949
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Edgewater, New Jersey, United States

 22 Breckin Meyer

Breckin Meyer
5
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 7, 1974
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 23 Ben Fogle

Ben Fogle
3
Famous As: Explorer, Television presenter, Writer
Birthdate: November 3, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 24 Bob Balaban

Bob Balaban
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 16, 1945
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 25 Bruce Boxleitner

Bruce Boxleitner
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 12, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Elgin, Illinois, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 26 Bob Woodward

Bob Woodward
1
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: March 26, 1943
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Geneva, Illinois, United States

 27 Brian Kilmeade

Brian Kilmeade
0
Famous As: Television presenter
Birthdate: May 7, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Long Island, New York, USA

 28 Billy Bragg

Billy Bragg
2
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Guitarist, Writer, Singer
Birthdate: December 20, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Barking

 29 Ben Stein

Ben Stein
3
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Writer, Actor, Lawyer
Birthdate: November 25, 1944
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 30 Beth Ostrosky Stern

Beth Ostrosky Stern
0
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 15, 1972
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 31 Bill Bryson

Bill Bryson
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 8, 1951
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Des Moines, Iowa, United States

 32 Betty Ford

Betty Ford
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: April 8, 1918
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: July 8, 2011

 33 Ben Elton

Ben Elton
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actor, Comedian
Birthdate: May 3, 1959
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Fitzrovia, London, England
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 34 Bill Simmons

Bill Simmons
0
Famous As: Author, Podcaster
Birthdate: September 25, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Marlborough, Massachusetts, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 35 Billy Van Zandt

Billy Van Zandt
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: December 13, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Red Bank, New Jersey, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 36 Boris Pasternak

Boris Pasternak
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: February 10, 1890
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: May 30, 1960

 37 Bob Kane

Bob Kane
1
Famous As: Comic Book Writer
Birthdate: October 24, 1915
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: November 3, 1998
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 38 Bernard Cornwell

Bernard Cornwell
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author of Historical Novels
Birthdate: February 23, 1944
Sun Sign: Pisces

 39 Bede

Bede
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0672 AD
Birthplace: Jarrow
Died: May 26, 0735

 40 Benedict of Nursia

Benedict of Nursia
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: March 2, 0480
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Norcia, Umbria, Kingdom of Odoacer, Italy
Died: March 21, 0547

 41 Ben Jonson

Ben Jonson
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Dramatist, Poet & Actor
Birthdate: June 11, 1572
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Westminster, London, England
Died: August 6, 1637

 42 Beverly Cleary

Beverly Cleary
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: April 12, 1916
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: McMinnville, Oregon, United States

 43 Basava

Basava
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Hindu religious leader
Birthdate: 1105 AD
Birthplace: Basavan Bagewadi, India
Died: 1167 AD

 44 Bruce Vilanch

Bruce Vilanch
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 23, 1948
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 45 Bill Finger

Bill Finger
1
Famous As: Comic Book Writer
Birthdate: February 8, 1914
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States
Died: January 18, 1974

 46 Benjamin Zephaniah

Benjamin Zephaniah
1
Famous As: Actor, Poet, Writer, Singer
Birthdate: April 15, 1958
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Birmingham

 47 Brandon Charles Boyd

Brandon Charles Boyd
1
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 15, 1976
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 48 Bill Richardson

Bill Richardson
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 15, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pasadena, California Pasadena, California, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 49 Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: June 27, 1838
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kanthalpara, Bengal
Died: April 8, 1894

 50 Bjarne Stroustrup

Bjarne Stroustrup
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Computer scientist, Engineer, Scientist, Programmer, Writer, University teacher
Birthdate: December 30, 1950
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Aarhus