Writers Whose First Name Starts With E

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with E. The list includes people like Ernest Hemingway, Edgar Allan Poe, Emily Dickinson, Eckhart Tolle, Eric Idle and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with E 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 
Edgar Allan Poe
(Writer and Poet - Widely Regarded as a Central Figure of Romanticism in the United States)

Edgar Allan Poe
27
Birthdate: January 19, 1809
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 7, 1849

 2 
Ernest Hemingway
(American Literary Icon Who Was Known for His Straightforward Prose & Use of Understatement)

Ernest Hemingway
47
Birthdate: July 21, 1899
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Died: July 2, 1961

 3 

Emily Dickinson
11
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 10, 1830
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Amherst, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 15, 1886

 4 
Elie Wiesel
(Writer)

Elie Wiesel
5
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 30, 1928
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sighetu Marmației, Romania
Died: July 2, 2016
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 5 
Eckhart Tolle
(Spiritual teacher and self-help author)

Eckhart Tolle
13
Birthdate: February 16, 1948
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lünen, Germany

 6 

Ernie Hudson
3
Birthdate: December 17, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Benton Harbor, Michigan, USA
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 7 
Enid Blyton
(Best Selling Children's Writer of the 20th Century Known for Her Works 'Malory Towers' & 'The Famous Five')

Enid Blyton
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 11, 1897
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: East Dulwich, London, England
Died: November 28, 1968
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 8 

Edward Herrmann
4
Birthdate: July 21, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: December 31, 2014
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 9 
Eric Idle
(Comedian)

Eric Idle
3
Birthdate: March 29, 1943
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: South Shields
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 10 
Emily Brontë
(Novelist)

Emily Brontë
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 30, 1818
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Thornton, West Yorkshire
Died: December 19, 1848

 11 
Edd China
(Television Presenter)

Edd China
3
Birthdate: May 9, 1971
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 12 

E. M. Forster
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 1, 1879
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Marylebone, London, England
Died: June 7, 1970

 13 

E. E. Cummings
6
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 14, 1894
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 3, 1962

 14 

Ezra Pound
8
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 30, 1885
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Idaho, United States
Died: November 1, 1972

 15 
Emile Zola
(French Novelist & Playwright Known for His Works 'Les Rougon-Macquart' and 'Thérèse Raquin')

Emile Zola
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 2, 1840
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 29, 1902

 16 

Ellen G White
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 26, 1827
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Gorham, Maine, United States
Died: July 16, 1915

 17 

Elizabeth Peña
7
Birthdate: September 23, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Died: October 14, 2014
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 18 

Eileen Davidson
3
Birthdate: June 15, 1959
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Artesia, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 19 
Eugene O'Neill
(Playwright)

Eugene O'Neill
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 16, 1888
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Longacre Square, New York, United States
Died: November 27, 1953

 20 
Edgar Rice Burroughs
(Creator of Tarzan)

Edgar Rice Burroughs
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 1, 1875
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: March 19, 1950

Eldridge Cleaver
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 31, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wabbaseka, Arkansas
Died: May 1, 1998

 22 
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
(English poet of the Victorian era, best known for her 'Sonnets From the Portuguese' and 'Aurora Leigh.)

Elizabeth Barrett Browning
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 6, 1806
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kelloe, Durham, England
Died: June 29, 1861

 23 
Ethan Allen
(Revolutionary War Hero)

Ethan Allen
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 21, 1738
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
Died: February 12, 1789

 24 
Eugene Sledge
(Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher, Writer)

Eugene Sledge
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 4, 1923
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mobile
Died: March 3, 2001

 25 
Elaine May
(Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Writer, Playwright)

Elaine May
2
Birthdate: April 21, 1932
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

 26 

Emerald Fennell
8
Birthdate: October 1, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England, UK

 27 

Edith Wharton
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 24, 1862
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: August 11, 1937

 28 
Evelyn Waugh
(Writer)

Evelyn Waugh
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 28, 1903
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: West Hampstead, London, England
Died: April 10, 1966

 29 
Ève Curie
(Journalist and Pianist Best Known for Writing a Biography of Her Mother “Madame Curie”)

Ève Curie
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 6, 1904
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: October 22, 2007

 30 

Erich von Däniken
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 14, 1935
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Zofingen

 31 
Emma Walton Hamilton
(Children's Book Author, Theatrical Director, and Actress)

Emma Walton Hamilton
0
Birthdate: November 27, 1962
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England

 32 

Edwin Schlossberg
6
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: July 19, 1945
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Edward Gorey
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 22, 1925
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: April 15, 2000

 34 
Euripides
(Playwright)

Euripides
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 0480 BC
Birthplace: Salamis, Greece
Died: 0406 BC

Edna St. Vincent Millay
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 22, 1892
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rockland, Maine, United States
Died: October 19, 1950

 36 
Edward Albee
(Playwright)

Edward Albee
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 12, 1928
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Died: September 16, 2016

 37 

Elizabeth Bishop
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 8, 1911
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 6, 1979

 38 
Eric Carle
(Author)

Eric Carle
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 25, 1929
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States
Died: May 23, 2021
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 39 
Esther Hicks
(Writer)

Esther Hicks
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 5, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Coalville, Utah, U.S.

 40 
Eudora Welty
(Writer)

Eudora Welty
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 13, 1909
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jackson, Mississippi, United States
Died: July 23, 2001

 41 

Elizabeth Gaskell
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 29, 1810
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chelsea, England
Died: November 12, 1865

 42 
Emil Cioran
(Philosopher)

Emil Cioran
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 8, 1911
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rasinari, Romania
Died: July 20, 1995

 43 

Eric Ripert
1
Listed In: Food Experts
Birthdate: March 2, 1965
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Antibes, France

 44 
Edward Said
(Professor)

Edward Said
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 1, 1935
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mandatory Palestine
Died: September 25, 2003

 45 
Erma Bombeck
(Humorist)

Erma Bombeck
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 21, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bellbrook, Ohio, United States
Died: April 22, 1996

 46 
Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann
(Model, Socialite and Daughter of Actress Isabella Rossellini)

Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 26, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 47 

Erich Maria Remarque
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 22, 1898
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Osnabrück, Germany
Died: September 25, 1970

 48 

Ethan Phillips
0
Birthdate: February 8, 1955
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Garden City, Long Island, New York, USA
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 49 
Elmore Leonard
(screenwriter, writer, novelist, film producer)

Elmore Leonard
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 11, 1925
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans
Died: 2013 AD

 50 
Eugene Ionesco
(Playwright and dramatist)

Eugene Ionesco
1
Birthdate: November 26, 1909
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Slatina, Romania Slatina, Romania
Died: March 28, 1994