Writers Whose First Name Starts With D

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with D. The list includes people like Dr. Seuss, Danai Gurira, David Arquette, David McCallum, Dante Alighieri and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with D includes people from United States, England, Canada, Australia and other countries all over the world.

Dr. SeussDr. Seuss
(Writer, Cartoonist)

02 March 1904

American

Danai GuriraDanai Gurira
(Actress)

14 February 1978

American,Zimbabwean

David ArquetteDavid Arquette
(Actor, Playwright)

08 September 1971

American

David McCallumDavid McCallum
(Actor)

19 September 1933

British,American,Scottish

Dante AlighieriDante Alighieri
(Poet)

30 April 1265

Italian

David Foster WallaceDavid Foster Wallace
(Writer)

21 February 1962

American

Denis VilleneuveDenis Villeneuve
(Film Director, Screenwriter, Playwright)

03 October 1967

Canadian

Dan BrownDan Brown

22 June 1964

American

Deepak ChopraDeepak Chopra
(Motivational Speaker, Writer)

22 October 1946

American

David IckeDavid Icke
(Writer)

29 April 1952

British

Diane LaddDiane Ladd
(Actress)

29 November 1932

American

Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
(Writer)

11 March 1952

British,American

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Dylan ThomasDylan Thomas
(Poet & Writer)

27 October 1914

Welsh

Dirk BlockerDirk Blocker
(Actor)

31 July 1957

American

D. H. LawrenceD. H. Lawrence
(Novelist)

11 September 1885

British

Dietrich BonhoefferDietrich Bonhoeffer

04 February 1906

German

Dale Breckenridge CarnegieDale Carnegie
(Self-Help Writer, Motivational Guru, Public Speaker)

24 November 1888

American

Dalton TrumboDalton Trumbo
(Screenwriter, Novelist)

09 December 1905

American

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Delta BurkeDelta Burke
(Actress)

30 July 1956

American

Daniel DefoeDaniel Defoe
(Trader)

13 September 1660

British

David MametDavid Mamet

30 November 1947

American

Daphne du MaurierDaphne du Maurier

13 May 1907

British

Dirk BenedictDirk Benedict
(Actor)

01 March 1945

American

Danielle SteelDanielle Steel
(Novelist)

14 August 1947

American

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Daniel HandlerDaniel Handler
(Writer)

28 February 1970

American

Darcey BussellDarcey Bussell
(Ballerina)

27 April 1969

British

Dorothy Bush KochDorothy Bush Koch
(Author)

18 August 1959

American

David SimonDavid Simon
(Author)

09 February 1960

American

Doris LessingDoris Lessing
(Novelist, Short Story Writer)

22 October 1919

British

Dave EggersDave Eggers

12 March 1970

American

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David McCulloughDavid McCullough
(Author, Historian)

07 July 1933

American

Derek WalcottDerek Walcott
(Poet)

23 January 1930

Saint Lucian

David BrennerDavid Brenner
(Stand-up Comedian, Actor)

04 February 1936

American

David UnaiponDavid Unaipon
(Preacher)

28 September 1872

Australian

Dario FoDario Fo
(Playwright)

24 March 1926

Italian

David BrooksDavid Brooks
(Journalist)

11 August 1961

Canadian,American

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Don MarquisDon Marquis
(Humorist)

29 July 1878

American

Dora GabeDora Gabe
(Poet)

26 August 1886

Bulgarian

David WagonerDavid Wagoner
(Poet, Novelist, Professor)

05 June 1926

American

Dave BarryDavid Barry
(American author)

03 July 1947

American

Drago JančarDrago Jančar
(Writer)

13 April 1948

Slovenian

Dean CainDean Cain
(Actor, producer, writer, director, and television show host)

31 July 1966

American

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David SedarisDavid Sedaris
(Writer, Essayist)

26 December 1956

American

Dave MustaineDave Mustaine
(Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Musician, Writer, Autobiographer, Classical guitarist, Pianist, Karateka, Taekwondo athlete)

13 September 1961

American

DonovanDonovan
(Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Composer, Autobiographer, Writer, Poet, Record producer, Film score composer)

10 May 1946

British

Dan GilroyDan Gilroy
(Screenwriter, Film director)

24 June 1959

American

Dick WolfDick Wolf
(Television producer, Film producer, Screenwriter, Writer)

20 December 1946

American

David E. KelleyDavid E. Kelley
(Film producer, Screenwriter, Lawyer)

04 April 1956

American

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Dorothy ParkerDorothy Parker
(columnist, poet, screenwriter, writer)

22 August 1893

American

David IrvingDavid Irving
(Essayist, Journalist, Historian, Writer, Biographer, Holocaust denial)

24 March 1938

British

David FrostDavid Frost
(Journalist, Writer, Screenwriter, Television presenter)

07 April 1939

British

Dennis RitchieDennis Ritchie
(Computer scientist, Programmer, Writer)

09 September 1941

American

Dennis MillerDennis Miller
(Comedian, Radio personality, Actor, Film producer, Writer, Podcaster, Journalist)

03 November 1953

American

Dennis PragerDennis Prager
(Radio personality, Author, Writer, Journalist)

02 August 1948

American

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Donald P. BellisarioDonald P. Bellisario
(Screenwriter, Television producer, Film director, Film producer)

08 August 1935

American

Deon ColeDeon Cole
(Comedian)

09 January 1972

American

Denis DiderotDenis Diderot
(Philosopher, Novelist, Essayist, Encyclopédistes, Writer, Art critic, Playwright, Literary critic, Correspondent)

05 October 1713

French

Donald KnuthDonald Knuth
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, Historian of mathematics, Writer, Programmer, University teacher)

10 January 1938

American

David ChaseDavid Chase
(Screenwriter, Film director, Film producer)

22 August 1945

American

Dulce MaríaDulce María
(Actor, Singer, Composer, Poet, Vedette, Television actor, Songwriter)

06 December 1985

Mexican

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Dustin Lance BlackDustin Lance Black
(Screenwriter, Film director, Film producer, Film editor, Writer, Television producer, Actor, LGBT rights activist)

10 June 1974

American

David BaldacciDavid Baldacci
(Writer, Screenwriter, Lawyer, Novelist, Author)

05 August 1960

American

Dante Gabriel RossettiDante Gabriel Rossetti
(Poet, Illustrator, Painter, Writer, Artist, Novelist, Translator)

12 May 1828

British

David AyerDavid Ayer
(Screenwriter, Film director, Film producer, Actor)

18 January 1968

American

Drew GoddardDrew Goddard
(Film director, Screenwriter, Writer)

26 February 1975

American

Dashiell HammettDashiell Hammett
(American author)

27 May 1894

American

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Dwayne WayansDwayne Wayans
(Composer, Actor, Musician, Writer)

20 July 1956

American

Diablo CodyDiablo Cody
(Screenwriter, Film producer, Film director, Dancer, Writer, Blogger, Journalist)

14 June 1978

American

Don DeLilloDon DeLillo
(Writer, Playwright, Screenwriter, Novelist, Essayist, Journalist)

20 November 1936

American

Dora MaarDora Maar
(Photographer, Artist, Painter, Poet, Choreographer, Sculptor, Model)

22 November 1907

French

Dan ButlerDan Butler
(Actor, Television actor)

02 December 1954

American

Damon LindelofDamon Lindelof
(Screenwriter, Film producer)

24 April 1973

American

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David OwenDavid Owen
(politician, physician)

02 July 1938

British,Welsh

David BaddielDavid Baddiel
(Comedian, Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer, Actor)

28 May 1964

American

Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
(Writer, Translator, Novelist, Playwright, Essayist, Poet)

13 June 1893

British