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, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Hunter S. Thompson, Haruki Murakami 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
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: June 27, 1880
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: June 1, 1968

 2 H. P. Lovecraft

H. P. Lovecraft
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 20, 1890
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Died: March 15, 1937
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 3 Herman J. Mankiewicz

Herman J. Mankiewicz
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: November 7, 1897
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Died: March 5, 1953

 4 Hunter S. Thompson

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

 5 Haruki Murakami

Haruki Murakami
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 12, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Japanese
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 6 Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau
Famous As: Writer and Philosopher
Birthdate: July 12, 1817
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: May 6, 1862

 7 Homer

Homer
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Greek author
Birthdate: 0800 BC
Nationality: Greek
Died: 0701 BC
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 8 Henry Louis Gates Jr.

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

 9 H. G. Wells

H. G. Wells
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 21, 1866
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: British
Died: August 13, 1946

 10 Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 2, 1805
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Danish
Died: August 4, 1875

 11 Holly Madison

Holly Madison
Famous As: Author, Model, Reality TV Star
Birthdate: December 23, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 12 Harper Lee

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

 13 Hoda Kotb

Hoda Kotb
Famous As: Journalist, Author, TV Anchor
Birthdate: August 9, 1964
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Egyptian, American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 14 Henry Graham Greene

Henry Graham Greene
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: October 2, 1904
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: British
Died: April 3, 1991

 15 Harlan Coben

Harlan Coben
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 4, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

 16 Herman Melville

Herman Melville
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 1, 1819
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Died: September 28, 1891

 17 Henry James

Henry James
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: April 15, 1843
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: February 28, 1916

 18 Holiday Reinhorn

Holiday Reinhorn
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Fiction Writer
Birthdate: March 12, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

 19 Hal Moore

Hal Moore
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 13, 1922
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: February 10, 2017

 20 Hermann Hesse

Hermann Hesse
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: July 2, 1877
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Swiss, German
Died: August 9, 1962

 21 Hill Harper

Hill Harper
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 17, 1966
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 22 HonorĂ© de Balzac

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

 23 Harriet Beecher Stowe

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

 24 Henry Valentine Miller

Henry Valentine Miller
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 26, 1891
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: June 7, 1980

 25 Henrik Ibsen

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

 26 Holly Johnson

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

 27 Harivanshrai Bachchan

Harivanshrai Bachchan
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: November 27, 1907
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Indian
Died: January 18, 2003

 28 Honey Irani

Honey Irani
Famous As: Actor, Writer, Screenwriter
Birthdate: August 25, 1955
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Indian

 29 Harlan Ellison

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

 30 Homer Hickam

Homer Hickam
Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Aerospace Engineer
Birthdate: February 19, 1943
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

 31 Harold Pinter

Harold Pinter
Famous As: Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Birthdate: October 10, 1930
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: British
Died: December 24, 2008

 32 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet & Educator
Birthdate: February 27, 1807
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American
Died: March 24, 1882

 33 Hedda Hopper

Hedda Hopper
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 2, 1885
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: February 1, 1966
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 34 Henry Paulson

Henry Paulson
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Banker
Birthdate: March 28, 1946
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

 35 Howard Zinn

Howard Zinn
Famous As: Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the modern age, Historian, Writer, University teacher, Pacifist, Journalist
Birthdate: August 24, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Died: January 27, 2010
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 36 Henry Morton Stanley

Henry Morton Stanley
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: January 28, 1841
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: British, American, Welsh
Died: May 10, 1904

 37 Henry Roth

Henry Roth
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: February 8, 1906
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Ukrainian, American
Died: October 13, 1995

 38 Heather Hunter

Heather Hunter
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 1, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 39 Horace

Horace
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Roman poet
Birthdate: December 8, 0065
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Ancient Roman
Died: November 27, 0008

 40 Howard Ashman

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

 41 Hesiod

Hesiod
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 0000 BC
Nationality: Greek

 42 Harland Williams

Harland Williams
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 14, 1962
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Canadian, American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 43 Harold Bloom

Harold Bloom
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Literary historian, Writer, Professor, Literary critic, Journalist
Birthdate: July 11, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 44 Hanya Yanagihara

Hanya Yanagihara
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: September 20, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 45 Hutton Gibson

Hutton Gibson
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 26, 1918
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 46 Hilary Mantel

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

 47 Howard Marks

Howard Marks
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 13, 1945
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: British, Welsh
Died: April 10, 2016

 48 Herbert Lom

Herbert Lom
Famous As: Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Novelist, Character actor, Writer
Birthdate: September 11, 1917
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Czech, British
Died: September 27, 2012

 49 Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifah

Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifah
Famous As: King of Bahrain
Birthdate: January 28, 1950
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Bahraini, Egyptian

 50 Hafez

Hafez
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 1315 AD
Nationality: Iranian, Persian
Died: 1390 AD