Writers Whose First Name Starts With L

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with L. The list includes people like Louisa May Alcott, Larry David, Leon Trotsky, Leonard Cohen, Laura Ingraham 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, Italy and other countries all over the world.

Louisa May AlcottLouisa May Alcott
29 November 1832, American
Writer
Larry DavidLarry David
02 July 1947, American
 

Leon TrotskyLeon Trotsky
07 November 1879, Russian, Ukrainian, Russian
Founder and first leader of the Red Army

Leonard CohenLeonard Cohen
21 September 1934, Canadian
Singer-songwriter

Laura IngrahamLaura Ingraham
19 June 1964, American
Radio Host, Author and Political Commentator

Lord ByronLord Byron
22 January 1788, British
Poet, Politician
Leo TolstoyLeo Tolstoy
09 September 1828, Russian
 

Lisa Brennan-JobsLisa Brennan-Jobs
17 May 1978, American
Daughter of Steve Jobs

Langston HughesLangston Hughes
01 February 1902, American
Poet, Novelist, Playwright, & Columnist
Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll
27 January 1832, British
Author, Mathematician and Photographer

Lashana LynchLashana Lynch
27 November 1987, British
Actress
Laura Ingalls WilderLaura Ingalls Wilder
07 February 1867, American
American writer

Lawrence DurrellLawrence Durrell
27 February 1912, British
Novelist

Lucy HawkingLucy Hawking
02 November 1970, British
Journalist, Novelist, Writer

Loretta SwitLoretta Swit
04 November 1937, American
Actress

Lucy Maud MontgomeryLucy Maud Montgomery
30 November 1874, Canadian
Author
Lana WoodLana Wood
01 March 1946, American
Actress

Leigh Anne TuohyLeigh Anne Tuohy
09 August 1960, American
Interior Designer, Entrepreneur, Writer

Lynne CheneyLynne Cheney
14 August 1941, American
Author, Former Show Host

Liza TarbuckLiza Tarbuck
21 November 1964, British
Actress
Lyndon LaRoucheLyndon LaRouche
08 September 1922, American
Political Activist

Louise PennyLouise Penny
01 July 1958, Canadian
Novelist, Writer
Louise HayLouise Hay
08 October 1926, American
Writer

Liu Xiaobo Liu Xiaobo
28 December 1955, Chinese
Chinese Human Rights Activist

Lester BangsLester Bangs
13 December 1948, American
American music critic
Larry McMurtryLarry McMurtry
03 June 1936, American
Novelist

Les GoldLes Gold
20 June 1950, American
Pawnbroker
Lady Caroline LambLady Caroline Lamb
13 November 1785, British
Novelist

Lenín MorenoLenín Moreno
19 March 1953, Ecuadorian
Political leader

Li BaiLi Bai
19 May 0701, Chinese
Poet
LucretiusLucretius
15 October 0099, Ancient Roman
Philosopher

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Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter
Leon Battista AlbertiLeon Battista Alberti
18 February 1404, Italian
Architect, Linguist

Léopold Sédar SenghorLéopold Sédar Senghor
09 October 1906, Senegalese
Senegalese Politician

Luigi PirandelloLuigi Pirandello
28 June 1867, Italian
Writer

Leonora Carrington Leonora Carrington
06 April 1917, Mexican
Mexican Artist & Surrealist Painter
Lucille CliftonLucille Clifton
27 June 1936, American
American poet
Leigh HuntLeigh Hunt
19 October 1784, British
English Essayist, Poet & Critic

Lin YutangLin Yutang
10 October 1895, Chinese
Writer

Lori BakkerLori Bakker
30 August 1957, American
Former Televangelist, Speaker

Ludovico AriostoLudovico Ariosto
08 September 1474, Italian
Poet
Leo RostenLeo Rosten
11 April 1908, American
American humorist

Ľudovít ŠtúrĽudovít Štúr
28 October 1815, Slovak
Author

Lennart MeriLennart Meri
29 March 1929, Estonian
Writer

Lorenzo ThomasLorenzo Thomas
31 August 1944, American
Poet

Lester R. BrownLester R. Brown
28 March 1934, American
Environmentalist
Louis L’AmourLouis L’Amour
22 March 1908, American
Novelist

LuciferLucifer
Italian
Bishop of Cagliari
L. Ron HubbardL. Ron Hubbard
13 March 1911, American
Officer, Novelist, Musician, Writer, Screenwriter,

Lorne MichaelsLorne Michaels
17 November 1944, American
Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor, Television

Lisa EdelsteinLisa Edelstein
21 May 1966, American
Playwright, Television actor, Actor, Film actor,
Lee IsraelLee Israel
03 December 1939, American
Author

Lady Colin CampbellLady Colin Campbell
17 August 1949, British
writer, autobiographer, biographer
Leigh WhannellLeigh Whannell
17 January 1977, Australian
Actor, Screenwriter, Writer, Director

Les ClaypoolLes Claypool
29 September 1963, American
Bassist, Singer, Songwriter

Lee ChildLee Child
29 October 1954, British
Author

Lorraine PascaleLorraine Pascale
17 November 1972, British
Television cook

Lidia BastianichLidia Bastianich
21 February 1947, Italian, American
Writer, Restaurateur, Television presenter
Luke the EvangelistLuke the Evangelist
Greek
Author

Luis BuñuelLuis Buñuel
22 February 1900, Spanish, Mexican
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Film editor,

Leo FrankLeo Frank
29 June 1925, Austrian
Writer

Lindy Chamberlain-CreightonLindy Chamberlain-Creighton
04 March 1948, Australian, New Zealander
 
Lawrence LessigLawrence Lessig
03 June 1961, American
Jurist, Activist, Lawyer, Non-fiction writer,

Lisa JakubLisa Jakub
27 December 1978, Canadian
Actor, Writer
Leslie JordanLeslie Jordan
29 April 1955, American
Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor

Lorraine HansberryLorraine Hansberry
19 May 1930, American
Writer, Theatre director, Screenwriter,

Louis L'AmourLouis L'Amour
22 March 1908, American
Novelist
Lina HeydrichLina Heydrich
14 June 1911, German
Writer

Laura SchlessingerLaura Schlessinger
16 January 1947, American
Radio personality, Writer, Social worker,
Lisa HanawaltLisa Hanawalt
19 June 1983, American
Cartoonists

Lois LowryLois Lowry
20 March 1937, American
Writer

Lois MaxwellLois Maxwell
14 February 1927, Canadian
Actor, Writer
Lawrence M. KraussLawrence M. Krauss
27 May 1954, American
Astronomer, Physicist, Astrophysicist, Academic,

Lee StrobelLee Strobel
25 January 1952, American
Journalist
Lanny PoffoLanny Poffo
28 December 1954, Canadian, Italian, American
Wrestlers

Louise BrealeyLouise Brealey
27 March 1979, British
Actress

Lilli PalmerLilli Palmer
24 May 1914, German
Actor, Writer, Table tennis player, Autobiographer

Larry ElderLarry Elder
27 April 1952, American
Radio Host
Lawrence FerlinghettiLawrence Ferlinghetti
24 March 1919, American
Officer, Poet, Writer, Publisher, Painter,
Lauren LaverneLauren Laverne
28 April 1978, British
Disc jockey

Lionel ShriverLionel Shriver
18 May 1957, American
Journalist

Ludwig BeckLudwig Beck
29 June 1880, German
Writer, Military personnel

Liane MoriartyLiane Moriarty
15 November 1966, Australian
Writer
Leigh LawsonLeigh Lawson
21 July 1945, British
Actor

Luchino ViscontiLuchino Visconti
02 November 1906, Italian
Theatre director, Film director, Screenwriter,

Leonard MaltinLeonard Maltin
18 December 1950, American
Journalist, Art historian, Film critic,

Lorenzo MusicLorenzo Music
02 May 1937, American
Actor, Voice actor, Writer, Television producer,

Louise ErdrichLouise Erdrich
07 June 1954, American
Author
Lauren WeisbergerLauren Weisberger
28 March 1977, American
Novelists

Lu XunLu Xun
25 September 1881, Chinese
Writer, Essayist, Poet, Literary critic,
Lisa OzLisa Oz
20 July 1963, American
Writer

Larry KramerLarry Kramer
25 June 1935, American
Playwright
Louis SacharLouis Sachar
20 March 1954, American
Writer
Lise MayerLise Mayer
29 November 1959, British
screenwriter