Writers Whose First Name Starts With H

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with H. The list includes people like Helen Keller, H. P. Lovecraft, Hunter S. Thompson, Haruki Murakami, Henry David Thoreau and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with H includes people from United States, Germany, England, 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 Helen Keller

Helen Keller.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: June 27, 1880
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tuscumbia, Alabama, United States
Died: June 1, 1968

 2 H. P. Lovecraft

H. P. Lovecraft.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Editor
Birthdate: August 20, 1890
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Died: March 15, 1937
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 3 Hunter S. Thompson

Hunter S. Thompson.
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Famous As: Journalist and Author
Birthdate: July 18, 1937
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Louisville
Died: February 20, 2005
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 4 Haruki Murakami

Haruki Murakami.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 12, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 5 Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau.
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Famous As: Writer and Philosopher
Birthdate: July 12, 1817
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Concord, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 6, 1862

 6 Homer

Homer.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Greek author
Birthdate: 0800 BC
Birthplace: Greece
Died: 0701 BC

 7 H. G. Wells

H. G. Wells.
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 21, 1866
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bromley, Kent, England
Died: August 13, 1946
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 8 Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: April 2, 1805
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Odense, Denmark
Died: August 4, 1875

 9 Holly Madison

Holly Madison.
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Famous As: Author, Model, Reality TV Star
Birthdate: December 23, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Astoria, Oregon, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 10 Hoda Kotb

Hoda Kotb.
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Famous As: Journalist, Author, TV Anchor
Birthdate: August 9, 1964
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Norman, Oklahoma
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 11 Harper Lee

Harper Lee.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: April 28, 1926
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Monroeville
Died: February 19, 2016

 12 Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: October 14, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: December 4, 1975

 13 Harlan Coben

Harlan Coben
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 4, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, USA

 14 Herman Melville

Herman Melville.
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 1, 1819
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City
Died: September 28, 1891

 15 Hill Harper

Hill Harper
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 17, 1966
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Iowa City, Iowa, USA
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 16 Henry Graham Greene

Henry Graham Greene.
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Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: October 2, 1904
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berkhamsted, England
Died: April 3, 1991

 17 Henry James

Henry James.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: April 15, 1843
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City
Died: February 28, 1916

 18 Hermann Hesse

Hermann Hesse.
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Famous As: Poet & Novelist
Birthdate: July 2, 1877
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Calw, Germany
Died: August 9, 1962

 19 Hildegard of Bingen

Hildegard of Bingen.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: November 30, 1098
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bermersheim vor der Höhe, Germany
Died: September 17, 1179

 20 Harivansh Rai Bachchan

Harivansh Rai Bachchan
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: November 27, 1907
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Prayagraj, India
Died: January 18, 2003

 21 Hal Moore

Hal Moore
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 13, 1922
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
Died: February 10, 2017

 22 Honoré de Balzac

Honoré de Balzac.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: French Novelist and Playwright
Birthdate: May 20, 1799
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tours
Died: August 18, 1850

 23 Henry Valentine Miller

Henry Valentine Miller.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 26, 1891
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Yorkville, New York, United States
Died: June 7, 1980

 24 Henrik Ibsen

Henrik Ibsen.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Poet.
Birthdate: March 20, 1828
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Skien
Died: May 23, 1906

 25 Harlan Ellison

Harlan Ellison.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: May 27, 1934
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cleveland
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 26 Holly Johnson

Holly Johnson
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: February 9, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 27 Harold Pinter

Harold Pinter.
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Famous As: Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Birthdate: October 10, 1930
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Metropolitan Borough of Hackney
Died: December 24, 2008

 28 Hilary Mantel

Hilary Mantel
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Novelist, Essayist, Film critic, Poet lawyer, Literary critic
Birthdate: July 6, 1952
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Glossop

 29 Harriet Beecher Stowe

Harriet Beecher Stowe.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American author
Birthdate: June 14, 1811
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Litchfield
Died: July 1, 1896

 30 Holiday Reinhorn

Holiday Reinhorn.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Fiction Writer
Birthdate: March 12, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon

 31 Howard Zinn

Howard Zinn
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Famous As: Historian, playwright, philosopher, socialist thinker
Birthdate: August 24, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn
Died: January 27, 2010
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 32 Hedda Hopper

Hedda Hopper.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 2, 1885
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hollidaysburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: February 1, 1966
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 33 Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Henry Louis Gates Jr.
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: September 16, 1950
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Keyser, West Virginia
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 34 Hanya Yanagihara

Hanya Yanagihara.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: September 20, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 35 Hesiod

Hesiod.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 0000 BC
Birthplace: Ascra

 36 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet & Educator
Birthdate: February 27, 1807
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Portland, Maine, U.S.
Died: March 24, 1882

 37 Herman J. Mankiewicz

Herman J. Mankiewicz.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: November 7, 1897
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: March 5, 1953

 38 Homer Hickam

Homer Hickam
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Aerospace Engineer
Birthdate: February 19, 1943
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Coalwood, West Virginia, United States

 39 Hunter Tylo

Hunter Tylo.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 3, 1962
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 40 Harland Williams

Harland Williams
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 14, 1962
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 41 Hutton Gibson

Hutton Gibson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 26, 1918
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Peekskill, New York, USA

 42 Heather Hunter

Heather Hunter
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 1, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 43 Henry Morton Stanley

Henry Morton Stanley.
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Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: January 28, 1841
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Denbigh
Died: May 10, 1904

 44 Hironobu Sakaguchi

Hironobu Sakaguchi
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Game designer
Birthdate: November 25, 1962
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hitachi, Ibaraki, Japan

 45 Howard Marks

Howard Marks
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 13, 1945
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kenfig Hill, Bridgend, Wales, UK
Died: April 10, 2016

 46 Harry Secombe

Harry Secombe
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: September 8, 1921
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Swansea, Wales
Died: April 11, 2001
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 47 Howard Ashman

Howard Ashman
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Composer, Screenwriter, Lyricist, Songwriter, Film score composer
Birthdate: May 17, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Baltimore
Died: March 14, 1991

 48 Horace

Horace.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Roman poet
Birthdate: December 8, 0065
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Venosa, Italy
Died: November 27, 0008

 49 Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifah

Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifah.
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Famous As: King of Bahrain
Birthdate: January 28, 1950
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Riffa, Bahrain

 50 Harold Bloom

Harold Bloom
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Literary historian, Writer, Professor, Literary critic, Journalist
Birthdate: July 11, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City