Writers Whose First Name Starts With K

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with K. The list includes people like Katherine Schwarzenegger, Kurt Vonnegut, Kabir, Karen Kilgariff, Karl Pilkington and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with K includes people from United States, England, Germany, Japan and other countries all over the world.

Katherine SchwarzeneggerKatherine Schwarzenegger
13 December 1989, American
Author
Kurt VonnegutKurt Vonnegut
11 November 1922, American
American writer

KabirKabir
1440 AD, Indian
Saint and Mystic Poet

Karen KilgariffKaren Kilgariff
11 May 1970, American
Actress

Karl PilkingtonKarl Pilkington
23 September 1972, British
Television Presenter, Radio Producer

Kazuo IshiguroKazuo Ishiguro
08 November 1954, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Khushwant SinghKhushwant Singh
02 February 1915, Indian
Novelist, Lawyer, Journalist & Politician

Kazi Nazrul IslamKazi Nazrul Islam
24 May 1899, Bangladeshi, Indian
National Poet of Bangladesh

Ken KeseyKen Kesey
17 September 1935, American
 

Khaled HosseiniKhaled Hosseini
04 March 1965, American
Novelist
Katie PavlichKatie Pavlich
10 July 1988, American
Commentator

Katherine MansfieldKatherine Mansfield
14 October 1888, New Zealander
 
Kate ChopinKate Chopin
08 February 1850, American
Author

Kim Eun-sookKim Eun-sook
1973 AD, South Korean
Screenplay Writer

Ken WilberKen Wilber
31 January 1949, American
Writer, Philosopher
Kingsley AmisKingsley Amis
16 April 1922, British
Poet, novelist and lecturer

Knut HamsunKnut Hamsun
04 August 1859, Norwegian
Writer
Kinky FriedmanKinky Friedman
01 November 1944, American
Country Singer, Songwriter, Novelist

Katherine DunhamKatherine Dunham
22 June 1909, American
Dancer, Choreographer, Social Activist, Author

Katherine Anne PorterKatherine Anne Porter
15 May 1890, American
Journalist, Essayist, Writer, Novelist
Khalil GibranKhalil Gibran
06 January 1883, Lebanese
Artist

Karel Appel Karel Appel
25 April 1921, Dutch
Painter, Sculptor, Poet
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06 August 1832, Azerbaijani
Poet

Kim SearsKim Sears
10 December 1987, British
Artist

Kelly KillorenKelly Killoren
01 May 1968, American
Author, Socialite, Model

Ken JenningsKen Jennings
23 May 1974, American
Software engineer, Blogger, Non-fiction writer,
Kalki KoechlinKalki Koechlin
10 January 1984, Indian
Actor, Screenwriter, Writer
Kenneth CopelandKenneth Copeland
06 December 1936, American
Actor, Writer

Kurt SutterKurt Sutter
05 May 1960, American
actor, screenwriter, television director,

Kay CannonKay Cannon
American
 

Ken FollettKen Follett
05 June 1949, British
Writer, Novelist
Kerry KatonaKerry Katona
06 September 1980, British
Actor, Television presenter, Singer, Writer,

Keith OlbermannKeith Olbermann
27 January 1959, American
Television presenter, Writer, Journalist

Kumar VishwasKumar Vishwas
10 February 1970, Indian
Politician

Karen BlixenKaren Blixen
17 April 1885, Danish
Writer, Autobiographer

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Kathrine SwitzerKathrine Switzer
05 January 1947, American
Journalist, Athletics competitor, Non-fiction
KuvempuKuvempu
29 December 1904, Indian
Writer, Poet, Professor

Kelly CutroneKelly Cutrone
13 November 1965, American
Writer
KannadasanKannadasan
24 June 1927, Indian
Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Kay BurleyKay Burley
17 December 1960, British
Journalist, Presenter, Novelist

Kim Stanley RobinsonKim Stanley Robinson
23 March 1952, American
writer
Karen ArmstrongKaren Armstrong
14 November 1944, British
Theologian, Writer, University teacher

Kevin HagenKevin Hagen
03 April 1928, American
Actor, Television actor
Ken Saro-WiwaKen Saro-Wiwa
10 October 1941, Nigerian
Writer, Poet, Screenwriter

Kenneth LonerganKenneth Lonergan
16 October 1962, American
Screenwriter, Playwright, Theatre director, Actor,

Karl KruszelnickiKarl Kruszelnicki
20 March 1948, Australian
Author

Karl PearsonKarl Pearson
27 March 1857, British
Mathematician, Historian of mathematics,

Karl MayKarl May
25 February 1842, German
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer, Screenwriter
Karl PolanyiKarl Polanyi
25 October 1886, Hungarian
Economist, Anthropologist, Economic historian,

Karl JaspersKarl Jaspers
23 February 1883, Swiss, German
Philosopher, Psychiatrist, Physician, Theologian,

Kevin WarwickKevin Warwick
09 February 1954, British
Engineer, Writer, University teacher, Computer

Kurt SchwittersKurt Schwitters
20 June 1887, German
Painter, Artist, Sculptor, Graphic designer,
Kalki KrishnamurthyKalki Krishnamurthy
09 September 1899, Indian
Screenwriter, Journalist, Writer

Kati MartonKati Marton
03 April 1949, Hungarian, American
Journalist, writer
Kiran DesaiKiran Desai
03 September 1971, Indian
Novelist, Writer

Kenneth GrahameKenneth Grahame
08 March 1859, British
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer

Keorapetse KgositsileKeorapetse Kgositsile
19 September 1938, South African
Poet, Journalist, Writer
Katharine Lee BatesKatharine Lee Bates
12 August 1859, American
poet, writer, university teacher, songwriter

K. Shivaram KaranthK. Shivaram Karanth
10 October 1902, Indian
Author, Poet
Karl HaushoferKarl Haushofer
27 August 1869, German
Geopolitician, Political scientist, Educationist,

Kari SkoglandKari Skogland
Canadian
 

Kitty DukakisKitty Dukakis
26 December 1936, American
American author
Karl RahnerKarl Rahner
05 March 1904, German
Theologian, Writer, University teacher, Catholic

Kate MortonKate Morton
1976 AD, Australian
writer
Kerry GreenwoodKerry Greenwood
17 June 1954, Australian
Novelist, Playwright, Writer, Poet lawyer, Science

Kenji MiyazawaKenji Miyazawa
27 August 1896, Japanese
Poet, Novelist, Writer, Teacher, Esperantist,

Kevin J. AndersonKevin J. Anderson
 

Kenneth BurkeKenneth Burke
05 May 1897, American
Philosopher, Literary critic, University teacher,
Ken BlanchardKen Blanchard
06 May 1939, American
Author, Entrepreneur, Writer, Motivational
Kurt EisnerKurt Eisner
14 May 1867, German
Politician, Writer, Journalist

Kieran MulroneyKieran Mulroney
24 September 1965, American
Screenwriter, Actor, Television actor

Kathy LetteKathy Lette
11 November 1958, Australian
Novelist

Keith L. MooreKeith L. Moore
05 October 1925, Canadian
Biologist
Karl MannheimKarl Mannheim
27 March 1893, German, Hungarian, British
Sociologist, University teacher, Writer

KusumagrajKusumagraj
27 February 1912, Indian
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Katrin HimmlerKatrin Himmler
1967 AD, German
writer, historian of the modern age

Klaus MannKlaus Mann
18 November 1906, American
Novelist, Short story writer

Kelley ArmstrongKelley Armstrong
14 December 1968, Canadian
Novelist, Writer
Koenraad ElstKoenraad Elst
07 August 1959, Belgian
Columnist, Anthropologist, Journalist, Writer

Keren AnnKeren Ann
10 March 1974, French, Israeli
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Engineer, Singer, Audio
Kazushige NojimaKazushige Nojima
20 January 1964, Japanese
Screenwriter, Writer

Karl Heinrich UlrichsKarl Heinrich Ulrichs
28 August 1825, German
Jurist, Writer, Journalist, Poet lawyer

Kenneth E. BouldingKenneth E. Boulding
18 January 1910, British, American
Economist, University teacher, Philosopher,
Kurt von TippelskirchKurt von Tippelskirch
09 October 1891, German
Military personnel, Military historian,

Kentaro YabukiKentaro Yabuki
04 February 1980, Japanese
Mangaka
Katsura HoshinoKatsura Hoshino
21 April 1980, Japanese
Mangaka

Kurt TucholskyKurt Tucholsky
09 January 1890, German
Journalist, Poet lawyer, Satirist, Poet, Writer,

KarunanidhiKarunanidhi
03 June 1924, Indian
Politician, Screenwriter, Author, Journalist,

Karl Maria WiligutKarl Maria Wiligut
10 December 1866, Austrian
Writer, Occultist
Kobayashi IssaKobayashi Issa
15 June 1763, Japanese
Poet, Painter, Writer

Kido TakayoshiKido Takayoshi
11 August 1833, Japanese
Politician, Statesman, Diplomat
Kavi PradeepKavi Pradeep
06 February 1915, Indian
Poet, Singer, Lyricist, Songwriter

Kaikhosru Shapurji SorabjiKaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji
14 August 1892, British
Pianist, Composer, Music critic, Writer

Khwaja Ghulam FaridKhwaja Ghulam Farid
1845 AD, Pakistani
poet

Karin BoyeKarin Boye
26 October 1900, Swedish
Writer, Poet, Novelist, Literary critic,
Kevin BrownlowKevin Brownlow
02 June 1938, British
Film director, Film producer, Historian,