Writers Whose First Name Starts With C

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with C. The list includes people like Chadwick Boseman, Charles Darwin, Candace Owens, Chrystia Freeland, Charles Dickens and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with C includes people from United States, England, France, Germany and other countries all over the world.

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 1 Chadwick Boseman

Chadwick Boseman
42
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 29, 1976
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Died: August 28, 2020
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 2 Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin
55
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Naturalist known for His Contributions to Evolutionary Biology
Birthdate: February 12, 1809
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: The Mount House, Shrewsbury, England
Died: April 19, 1882

 3 Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens
21
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: The Greatest Novelist of the Victorian Era
Birthdate: February 7, 1812
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Landport, Hampshire, England
Died: June 9, 1870

 4 C. S. Lewis

C. S. Lewis
15
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 29, 1898
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Belfast, Ireland
Died: November 22, 1963

 5 Chris Colfer

Chris Colfer
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 27, 1990
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Clovis, California, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 6 Common

Common
15
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: March 13, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: South Side, Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 7 Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King
11
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Civil Rights Activist, Author
Birthdate: April 27, 1927
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Heiberger, Alabama, United States
Died: January 30, 2006
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 8 Caroline Kennedy

Caroline Kennedy
17
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: November 27, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cornell Medical Center Hospital, New York City, New York, U.S.
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 9 Charlotte Bronte

Charlotte Bronte
7
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: April 21, 1816
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Thornton, Yorkshire, England
Died: March 31, 1855

 10 Carroll Shelby

Carroll Shelby
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Designer of high-performance versions of the Ford Mustang
Birthdate: January 11, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Leesburg, Texas, United States
Died: May 10, 2012

 11 Chanakya

Chanakya
14
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Philosopher, Theologian
Birthdate: 0371 BC
Birthplace: India
Died: 0283 BC

 12 Christopher Hitchens

Christopher Hitchens
12
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: April 13, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Portsmouth, England
Died: December 15, 2011

 13 Christopher Robin Milne

Christopher Robin Milne
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: August 21, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chelsea, London, United Kingdom
Died: April 20, 1996

 14 Charles M. Schulz

Charles M. Schulz
5
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Cartoonist
Birthdate: November 26, 1922
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: February 12, 2000

 15 Charles Bukowski

Charles Bukowski
8
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: August 16, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Andernach, Germany
Died: March 9, 1994

 16 Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
6
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 15, 1977
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Enugu, Nigeria

 17 Cheech Marin

Cheech Marin
1
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: July 13, 1946
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 18 Chelsea Peretti

Chelsea Peretti
18
Famous As: Actress, Comedian
Birthdate: February 20, 1978
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Contra Costa County, California, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 19 Cheryl Ladd

Cheryl Ladd
4
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 12, 1951
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Huron, South Dakota, USA
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 20 Chinua Achebe

Chinua Achebe
7
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Nigerian novelist
Birthdate: November 16, 1930
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ogidi, Nigeria Protectorate
Died: March 21, 2013

 21 Chuck Palahniuk

Chuck Palahniuk
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist & Journalist
Birthdate: February 21, 1962
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pasco, Washington, United States

 22 Chetan Bhagat

Chetan Bhagat
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: April 22, 1974
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New Delhi, India

 23 Charles Salvador

Charles Salvador
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: British criminal who has been referred to in the British press as the "most violent prisoner in Britain" and "Britain's most notorious prisoner
Birthdate: December 6, 1952
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Luton, Bedfordshire, England
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 24 Christina Tosi

Christina Tosi
2
Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Chef
Birthdate: November 9, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ohio, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 25 Caroline Aherne

Caroline Aherne
2
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: December 24, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ealing, London, England
Died: July 2, 2016
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 26 Charles Spurgeon

Charles Spurgeon
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Preacher
Birthdate: June 19, 1834
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kelvedon, England
Died: January 31, 1892

 27 Christopher Tolkien

Christopher Tolkien
3
Famous As: Editor
Birthdate: November 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Leeds, England
Died: January 16, 2020
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 28 Charles Baudelaire

Charles Baudelaire
2
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: April 9, 1821
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 31, 1867

 29 Captain Beefheart

Captain Beefheart
5
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 15, 1941
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Glendale, California, U.S.
Died: December 17, 2010

 30 Candace Owens

Candace Owens
70
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Conservative Author, Political Commentator & Activist
Birthdate: April 29, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stamford, Connecticut, United States

 31 Charles Krauthammer

Charles Krauthammer
3
Famous As: Columnist
Birthdate: March 13, 1950
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: June 21, 2018

 32 Colette

Colette
3
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: January 28, 1873
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye, France
Died: August 3, 1954

 33 Clive Barker

Clive Barker
2
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: October 5, 1952
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Liverpool, England

 34 Carol Ann Duffy

Carol Ann Duffy
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 23, 1955
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

 35 Carlton Leach

Carlton Leach
6
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author, Former Doorman, Former Football Hooligan & Bodybuilder
Birthdate: March 12, 1959
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Canning Town, Essex

 36 Chirlane McCray

Chirlane McCray
0
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Writer, Social Activist
Birthdate: November 29, 1954
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States

 37 Carson Kressley

Carson Kressley
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Famous As: Designer, Television Show Host, Actor
Birthdate: November 11, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Allentown, Pennsylvania
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 38 Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: March 6, 1619
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: July 28, 1655

 39 Charles Lamb

Charles Lamb
6
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Essayist
Birthdate: January 31, 1775
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Inner Temple, London, England
Died: December 27, 1834

 40 Carl Sandburg

Carl Sandburg
0
Famous As: Writer & Editor
Birthdate: January 6, 1878
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Galesburg, Illinois, United States
Died: July 22, 1967

 41 Colman Domingo

Colman Domingo
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 28, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 42 Christina Crawford

Christina Crawford
2
Famous As: Author, Actress
Birthdate: June 11, 1939
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

 43 Christine Ha

Christine Ha
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: First blind contestant of MasterChef and the winner of its third season in 2012
Birthdate: May 9, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles County, California, United States

 44 Charles Perrault

Charles Perrault
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: January 12, 1628
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: May 16, 1703

 45 Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Charlotte Perkins Gilman
1
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: July 3, 1860
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut
Died: August 17, 1935

 46 Clive Cussler

Clive Cussler
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: July 15, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Aurora, Illinois, USA
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 47 Carrie Hamilton

Carrie Hamilton
1
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 5, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: January 20, 2002

 48 Carter Woodson

Carter Woodson
0
Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: December 19, 1875
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Canton, Virginia, United States
Died: April 3, 1950

 49 Chrystia Freeland

Chrystia Freeland
6
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Deputy Prime Minister of Canada
Birthdate: August 2, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Peace River, Alberta, Canada

 50 Christina Rossetti

Christina Rossetti
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Writer, Hymnwriter
Birthdate: December 5, 1830
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London
Died: December 29, 1894