Writers Whose First Name Starts With L

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with L. The list includes people like Larry David, Leo Tolstoy, Leon Trotsky, Leonard Cohen, Lou Reed and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with L includes people from United States, England, France, Germany 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 Larry Elder

Larry Elder.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Radio Host
Birthdate: April 27, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

 2 Larry David

Larry David.
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Birthdate: July 2, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 3 Leo Tolstoy

Leo Tolstoy.
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 9, 1828
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Yasnaya Polyana, Russia
Died: November 20, 1910

 4 Leon Trotsky

Leon Trotsky.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 7, 1879
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bereslavka, Ukraine
Died: August 21, 1940
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 5 Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 21, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Westmount
Died: November 7, 2016

 6 Lou Reed

Lou Reed.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician, Singer
Birthdate: March 2, 1942
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Southampton, New York, United States
Died: October 27, 2013

 7 Lord Byron

Lord Byron.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Politician
Birthdate: January 22, 1788
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dover, United Kingdom
Died: April 19, 1824
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 8 Lewis Carroll

Lewis Carroll.
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Novelist, Mathematician & Photographer
Birthdate: January 27, 1832
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Daresbury, Cheshire, England
Died: January 14, 1898

 9 Leslie Jones

Leslie Jones
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: September 7, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 10 Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Ingalls Wilder.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American writer
Birthdate: February 7, 1867
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pepin County, Wisconsin, United States
Died: February 10, 1957

 11 Lilian Thuram

Lilian Thuram
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: January 1, 1972
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, France
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 12 Lisa Brennan-Jobs

Lisa Brennan-Jobs.
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Famous As: Daughter of Steve Jobs
Birthdate: May 17, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Oregon, United States

 13 Leslie Jordan

Leslie Jordan
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor
Birthdate: April 29, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chattanooga
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 14 Lucinda Riley

Lucinda Riley
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 1966 AD
Birthplace: Ireland

 15 Lady Colin Campbell

Lady Colin Campbell.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 17, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: St. Andrew Parish, Jamaica

 16 Ludwig Wittgenstein

Ludwig Wittgenstein.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: April 26, 1889
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: April 29, 1951

 17 Loretta Swit

Loretta Swit.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 4, 1937
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Passaic, New Jersey, U.S.

 18 Lucy Hawking

Lucy Hawking.
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Famous As: Journalist, Novelist, Writer
Birthdate: November 2, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: England
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 19 Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 29, 1832
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Germantown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: March 6, 1888

 20 Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Poet, Novelist, Playwright, & Columnist
Birthdate: February 1, 1902
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri, United States
Died: May 22, 1967

 21 Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 4, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Whakatane

 22 Les Claypool

Les Claypool
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Bassist, Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: September 29, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Richmond

 23 Lashana Lynch

Lashana Lynch.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 27, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England, UK
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 24 Leigh Whannell

Leigh Whannell
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actor, Screenwriter, Writer, Director
Birthdate: January 17, 1977
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Melbourne
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 25 Liane Moriarty

Liane Moriarty
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 15, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

 26 Lee Child

Lee Child
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: October 29, 1954
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Coventry, England

 27 Lawrence Durrell

Lawrence Durrell.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: February 27, 1912
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Jalandhar
Died: November 7, 1990

 28 Lana Wood

Lana Wood.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 1, 1946
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 29 L. Frank Baum

L. Frank Baum
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: May 15, 1856
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chittenango, New York, United States
Died: May 6, 1919
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 30 Leigh Anne Tuohy

Leigh Anne Tuohy.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Interior Designer, Entrepreneur, Writer
Birthdate: August 9, 1960
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 31 Lewis Black

Lewis Black
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: August 30, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

 32 Lucy Maud Montgomery

Lucy Maud Montgomery.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: November 30, 1874
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Clifton, Prince Edward Island
Died: April 24, 1942

 33 Luis Buñuel

Luis Buñuel
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Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Film editor, Writer
Birthdate: February 22, 1900
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Calanda, Spain
Died: July 29, 1983

 34 Lisa Jakub

Lisa Jakub
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 27, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 35 Larry McMurtry

Larry McMurtry.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: June 3, 1936
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Archer City
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 36 Liza Tarbuck

Liza Tarbuck.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 21, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Liverpool, United Kingdom
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 37 Luke the Evangelist

Luke the Evangelist
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Evangelist
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Antioch, Turkey
Died: February 29, 0084

 38 Lionel Shriver

Lionel Shriver
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 18, 1957
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gastonia, North Carolina, US

 39 Liu Xiang

Liu Xiang
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: hurdler, athletics competitor
Birthdate: July 13, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Shanghai
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 40 Liu Cixin

Liu Cixin
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Science fiction writer
Birthdate: June 23, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Yangquan, China

 41 Lina Heydrich

Lina Heydrich
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 14, 1911
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fehmarn
Died: August 14, 1985

 42 Lynne Cheney

Lynne Cheney.
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Famous As: Author, Former Show Host
Birthdate: August 14, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Casper, Wyoming

 43 Louise Erdrich

Louise Erdrich
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: June 7, 1954
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Little Falls, Minnesota, US

 44 Luchino Visconti

Luchino Visconti
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Famous As: Theatre director, Film director, Screenwriter, Writer
Birthdate: November 2, 1906
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Milan
Died: March 17, 1976
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 45 Louise Penny

Louise Penny.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Writer
Birthdate: July 1, 1958
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

 46 Lyndon LaRouche

Lyndon LaRouche.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Activist
Birthdate: September 8, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rochester, New Hampshire, United States
Died: February 12, 2019

 47 Leigh Lawson

Leigh Lawson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 21, 1945
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Atherstone

 48 Lorraine Pascale

Lorraine Pascale
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Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Television cook
Birthdate: November 17, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England, UK
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 49 Lacey Sturm

Lacey Sturm
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: September 4, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Homestead, Florida, United States
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 50 Louis L’Amour

Louis L’Amour.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: March 22, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jamestown, North Dakota, United States
Died: June 10, 1988