Writers Whose First Name Starts With L

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with L. The list includes people like Larry David, Leonard Cohen, Leo Tolstoy, Leon Trotsky, Laura Ingalls Wilder 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 Leslie Jones

Leslie Jones
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: September 7, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 2 Larry David

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

 3 Leslie Jordan

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

 4 Leonard Cohen

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

 5 L. Ron Hubbard

L. Ron Hubbard
Famous As: Officer, Novelist, Musician, Writer, Screenwriter, Poet, Science fiction writer
Birthdate: March 13, 1911
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American
Died: January 24, 1986

 6 Leo Tolstoy

Leo Tolstoy
Birthdate: September 9, 1828
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Russian
Died: November 20, 1910

 7 Leon Trotsky

Leon Trotsky
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 7, 1879
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Russian, Ukrainian, Russian
Died: August 21, 1940
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 8 Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Ingalls Wilder
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American writer
Birthdate: February 7, 1867
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: February 10, 1957

 9 Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 29, 1832
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Died: March 6, 1888

 10 Lord Byron

Lord Byron
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Politician
Birthdate: January 22, 1788
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: British
Died: April 19, 1824

 11 Lady Colin Campbell

Lady Colin Campbell
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 17, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: British

 12 Lashana Lynch

Lashana Lynch
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 27, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: British
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 13 Lynne Cheney

Lynne Cheney
Famous As: Author, Former Show Host
Birthdate: August 14, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 14 Lewis Carroll

Lewis Carroll
Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Author, Mathematician and Photographer
Birthdate: January 27, 1832
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: British
Died: January 14, 1898

 15 Lisa Brennan-Jobs

Lisa Brennan-Jobs
Famous As: Daughter of Steve Jobs
Birthdate: May 17, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 16 Lisa Edelstein

Lisa Edelstein
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Television actor, Actor, Film actor, Voice actor
Birthdate: May 21, 1966
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 17 Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Novelist, Playwright, & Columnist
Birthdate: February 1, 1902
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: May 22, 1967

 18 Lucy Hawking

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

 19 Lana Wood

Lana Wood
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 1, 1946
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 20 Loretta Swit

Loretta Swit
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 4, 1937
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

 21 Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 4, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Australian, New Zealander

 22 Liza Tarbuck

Liza Tarbuck
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 21, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: British
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 23 Lee Child

Lee Child
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: October 29, 1954
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: British

 24 Lois Maxwell

Lois Maxwell
Famous As: Actor, Writer
Birthdate: February 14, 1927
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Canadian
Died: September 29, 2007
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 25 Lewis Black

Lewis Black
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: August 30, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 26 L. Frank Baum

L. Frank Baum
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: May 15, 1856
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: May 6, 1919
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 27 Louise Glück

Louise Glück
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: April 22, 1943
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 28 Leigh Whannell

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

 29 Leigh Anne Tuohy

Leigh Anne Tuohy
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Interior Designer, Entrepreneur, Writer
Birthdate: August 9, 1960
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 30 Les Claypool

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

 31 Lawrence Durrell

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

 32 Lucy Maud Montgomery

Lucy Maud Montgomery
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: November 30, 1874
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Canadian
Died: April 24, 1942

 33 Louise Brealey

Louise Brealey
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 27, 1979
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: British
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 34 Larry Elder

Larry Elder
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Radio Host
Birthdate: April 27, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 35 Leslie Cockburn

Leslie Cockburn
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: September 2, 1952
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 36 Luke the Evangelist

Luke the Evangelist
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Evangelist
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Greek, Ancient Roman
Died: February 29, 0084

 37 Lorraine Pascale

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

 38 Luis Buñuel

Luis Buñuel
Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Film editor, Writer
Birthdate: February 22, 1900
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Spanish, Mexican
Died: July 29, 1983

 39 Lynda Bellingham

Lynda Bellingham
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 31, 1948
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British
Died: October 19, 2014

 40 Liu Cixin

Liu Cixin
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Science fiction writer
Birthdate: June 23, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Chinese

 41 Lorraine Hansberry

Lorraine Hansberry
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Theatre director, Screenwriter, Playwright, Human rights activist
Birthdate: May 19, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: January 12, 1965

 42 Lyndon LaRouche

Lyndon LaRouche
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Activist
Birthdate: September 8, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Died: February 12, 2019

 43 Lacey Sturm

Lacey Sturm
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: September 4, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 44 Lina Heydrich

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

 45 Lilli Palmer

Lilli Palmer
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 24, 1914
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: German
Died: January 27, 1986

 46 Larry Kramer

Larry Kramer
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: June 25, 1935
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 47 Leonora Carrington

Leonora Carrington
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Mexican Artist & Surrealist Painter
Birthdate: April 6, 1917
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Mexican
Died: May 25, 2011

 48 Lise Mayer

Lise Mayer
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: screenwriter
Birthdate: November 29, 1959
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: British

 49 Laura Schlessinger

Laura Schlessinger
Famous As: Radio personality, Writer, Social worker, Psychologist, Children's writer, Journalist
Birthdate: January 16, 1947
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

 50 Louise Penny

Louise Penny
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Writer
Birthdate: July 1, 1958
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Canadian