Writers Whose First Name Starts With C

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with C. The list includes people like Charles Dickens, Charlie McDowell, Candace Cameron Bure, C. S. Lewis, Chaz Bono 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, Canada and other countries all over the world.

Charles DickensCharles Dickens
(Writer)

07 February 1812

British

Charlie McDowellCharlie McDowell
(Film Director)

10 July 1983

American

Candace Cameron BureCandace Cameron Bure
(Actress)

06 April 1976

American

C. S. LewisC. S. Lewis
(Novelist)

29 November 1898

Irish,British

Chaz Bono Chaz Bono
(Actor, LGBT Rights Activist)

04 March 1969

American

Caroline KennedyCaroline Kennedy
(Author)

27 November 1957

American

Carly SimonCarly Simon

25 June 1945

American

Charles BukowskiCharles Bukowski
(Poet)

16 August 1920

German,American

Chuck LorreChuck Lorre
(Writer, Television Producer, Director)

18 October 1952

American

Chris ColferChris Colfer
(Actor)

27 May 1990

American

Chuck Palahniuk Chuck Palahniuk
(Novelist & Journalist)

21 February 1962

American

Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieChimamanda Ngozi Adichie
(Writer)

15 September 1977

Nigerian

Continue Reading Below

Chinua AchebeChinua Achebe
(Nigerian novelist)

16 November 1930

Nigerian

Cao CaoCao Cao
(Chinese warlord)

18 March 0155

Chinese

Carson KressleyCarson Kressley
(Designer, Television Show Host, Actor)

11 November 1969

American

Charles BaudelaireCharles Baudelaire
(Poet)

09 April 1821

French

Clayton KershawClayton Kershaw
(Baseball Pitcher)

19 March 1988

American

Christina CrawfordChristina Crawford
(Author, Actress)

11 June 1939

American

Continue Reading Below

Cilla BlackCilla Black
(Singer)

27 May 1943

British

Carlos CastanedaCarlos Castaneda
(Author)

25 December 1925

American

Christina Hoff SommersChristina Hoff Sommers
(Author, Philosopher)

28 September 1950

American

Carol Ann DuffyCarol Ann Duffy

23 December 1955

British

Cyrano de BergeracCyrano de Bergerac
(Dramatist and Playwright)

06 March 1619

French

Charlotte Perkins GilmanCharlotte Perkins Gilman
(Writer)

03 July 1860

American

Continue Reading Below

Charles LambCharles Lamb
(Writer & Essayist)

10 February 1775

British

Carl SandburgCarl Sandburg
(Writer & Editor)

06 January 1878

American

Catherine HicklandCatherine Hickland
(Actress, Businesswoman, Author)

11 February 1956

American

Claude McKayClaude McKay
(Writer)

15 September 1889

Jamaican,American

Carlton LeachCarlton Leach
(Author, Former Doorman, Former Football Hooligan & Bodybuilder)

12 March 1959

British

Carson McCullersCarson McCullers
(American novelist)

19 February 1917

American

Continue Reading Below

Carlos FuentesCarlos Fuentes
(Mexican novelist)

11 November 1928

Mexican

C. S. ForesterC. S. Forester
(Novelist)

27 August 1899

British

Christine de PizanChristine de Pizan
(Poet & Author)

1364 AD

French

Caroline NortonCaroline Norton
(Author)

22 March 1808

British

Caryl ChurchillCaryl Churchill
(Dramatist, Women's Rights Activist)

03 September 1938

British

C. L. R. JamesC. L. R. James
(Journalist, Writer, Historian, Theorist, Socialist)

04 January 1901

Trinidadian,British

Continue Reading Below

Cass PennantCass Pennant
(Writer)

03 March 1958

British

Charles KingsleyCharles Kingsley
(Priest)

12 June 1819

British

Camilla DallerupCamilla Dallerup
(Ballroom Dancer)

06 April 1974

Danish

Chaim PotokChaim Potok
(American author)

17 February 1929

American

Cornelia FunkeCornelia Funke
(Author of children’s fiction)

10 December 1958

German

Cesare PaveseCesare Pavese
(Italian poet)

09 September 1908

Italian

Continue Reading Below

Camilo José CelaCamilo José Cela
(Writer)

11 May 1916

Spanish

Claudia LarsClaudia Lars
(Poet)

20 December 1899

Salvadoran

Carolyn HaxCarolyn Hax
(Writer)

05 December 1966

American

Chairil AnwarChairil Anwar
(Poet)

26 July 1922

Indonesian

Cyril ConnollyCyril Connolly
(Literary Critic & Writer)

10 September 1903

British

Christopher MorleyChristopher Morley
(Journalist, Novelist)

05 May 1890

American

Continue Reading Below

Charles SimicCharles Simic
(Poet)

09 May 1938

American

Charlotte BronteCharlotte Bronte
(Novelist)

21 April 1816

British

Cheryl HowardCheryl Howard
(Actress)

23 December 1953

American

Catherine Helen Spence Catherine Helen Spence
(Author, Journalist & Politician)

31 October 1825

Australian

Carlos Páez VilaróCarlos Páez Vilaró
(Artist)

01 November 1923

Uruguayan

Cristina Peri RossiCristina Peri Rossi
(Novelist)

12 November 1941

Uruguayan

Continue Reading Below
C. Day LewisC. Day Lewis
(Poet)

27 April 1904

Irish,British

Czesław MiłoszCzesław Miłosz
(Poet)

30 June 1911

Polish

Craig Louis CoyneCraig Louis Coyne
(Actor, Screenwriter)

04 April 1982

American

Christopher LloydChristopher Lloyd
(screenwriter, film producer)

18 June 1960

American

ColetteColette
(Novelist, Ghostwriter, Journalist, Writer, Librettist, Screenwriter, Short story writer, Playwright)

28 January 1873

French

Claudia WinklemanClaudia Winkleman
(Journalist, Writer, Television presenter)

15 January 1972

British

Continue Reading Below
Christopher MarloweChristopher Marlowe
(Playwright, Poet, Writer, Translator)

26 February 1564

British

Cormac McCarthyCormac McCarthy
(Novelist, playwright, screenwriter)

20 July 1933

American

Chetan BhagatChetan Bhagat
(Writer, Screenwriter)

22 April 1974

Indian

Charles GrodinCharles Grodin
(screenwriter, stage actor, film actor, television actor)

21 April 1935

American

Charlie KaufmanCharlie Kaufman
(screenwriter, film producer, film director, writer)

19 November 1958

American

Carrie BrownsteinCarrie Brownstein
(Singer, Guitarist, Actor, Writer, Musician, Blogger, Television actor)

27 September 1974

American

Continue Reading Below

Conrad AnkerConrad Anker
(Explorer, Writer)

27 November 1962

American

Christopher TolkienChristopher Tolkien
(Author)

21 November 1924

British

Clive BarkerClive Barker
(Film director, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor, Playwright, Designer, Painter, Illustrator, Visual artist, Science fiction writer)

05 October 1952

British

Cornel WestCornel West
(Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher, Actor, Critic, Writer)

02 June 1953

American

Corrie ten BoomCorrie ten Boom
(Writer, Autobiographer)

15 April 1892

Caroline AherneCaroline Aherne
(Actor, Comedian, Television producer, Television director, Screenwriter)

24 December 1963

British

Continue Reading Below

Christopher PaoliniChristopher Paolini
(Writer, Novelist, Science fiction writer, Children's writer)

17 November 1983

American

Christopher McQuarrieChristopher McQuarrie
(Screenwriter)

12 June 1968

American

Chrystia FreelandChrystia Freeland
(opinion journalist, politician, journalist, writer)

02 August 1968

Canadian