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, Holly Madison, 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.
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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 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)

 5 Haruki Murakami

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

 6 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 City, New York
Died: March 5, 1953

 7 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
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 8 Homer

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

 9 H. G. Wells

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

 10 Hans Christian Andersen

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

 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 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

 15 Hal Moore

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

 16 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

 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 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)

 19 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

 20 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)

 21 HonorĂ© 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

 22 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)

 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 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)

 25 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

 26 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

 27 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

 28 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)

 29 Harivansh Rai Bachchan

Harivanshrai 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

 30 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)

 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 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

 33 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

 34 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

 35 Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark

Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark
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Famous As: Poet, Writer, Visual artist, Pianist
Birthdate: June 11, 1934
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Talence

 36 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

 37 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

 38 Henry Paulson

Henry Paulson
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Banker
Birthdate: March 28, 1946
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Palm Beach, Florida, United States

 39 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

 40 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

 41 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)

 42 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

 43 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)

 44 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

 45 Hesiod

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

 46 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

 47 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

 48 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

 49 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

 50 Howard Jones

Howard Jones
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: singer-songwriter, pianist, musician, singer
Birthdate: February 23, 1955
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Southampton