Writers Whose First Name Starts With L

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

Leonard CohenLeonard Cohen
21 September 1934, Canadian
Singer-songwriter
Leon TrotskyLeon Trotsky
07 November 1879, Russian, Ukrainian, Russian
Founder and first leader of the Red Army

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

Larry DavidLarry David
02 July 1947, American
 

Leo TolstoyLeo Tolstoy
09 September 1828, Russian
 

Lord ByronLord Byron
22 January 1788, British
Poet, Politician
Lisa Brennan-JobsLisa Brennan-Jobs
17 May 1978, American
Daughter of Steve Jobs

Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll
27 January 1832, British
Author, Mathematician and Photographer

Lawrence DurrellLawrence Durrell
27 February 1912, British
Novelist

Lynne CheneyLynne Cheney
14 August 1941, American
Author, Former Show Host
Laura Ingalls WilderLaura Ingalls Wilder
07 February 1867, American
American writer

Langston HughesLangston Hughes
01 February 1902, American
Poet, Novelist, Playwright, & Columnist
Loretta SwitLoretta Swit
04 November 1937, American
Actress

Lashana LynchLashana Lynch
27 November 1987, British
Actress

Lucy HawkingLucy Hawking
02 November 1970, British
Journalist, Novelist, Writer
Louisa May AlcottLouisa May Alcott
29 November 1832, American
Writer

Lenín MorenoLenín Moreno
19 March 1953, Ecuadorian
Political leader
Lana WoodLana Wood
01 March 1946, American
Actress

Lucy Maud MontgomeryLucy Maud Montgomery
30 November 1874, Canadian
Author

Leigh Anne TuohyLeigh Anne Tuohy
09 August 1960, American
Interior Designer, Entrepreneur, Writer
Liu Xiaobo Liu Xiaobo
28 December 1955, Chinese
Chinese Human Rights Activist

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

Louise HayLouise Hay
08 October 1926, American
Writer

Louise PennyLouise Penny
01 July 1958, Canadian
Novelist, Writer

Les GoldLes Gold
20 June 1950, American
Pawnbroker
Larry McMurtryLarry McMurtry
03 June 1936, American
Novelist
Lady Caroline LambLady Caroline Lamb
13 November 1785, British
Novelist

Leon Battista AlbertiLeon Battista Alberti
18 February 1404, Italian
Architect, Linguist

Leonora Carrington Leonora Carrington
06 April 1917, Mexican
Mexican Artist & Surrealist Painter

Léopold Sédar SenghorLéopold Sédar Senghor
09 October 1906, Senegalese
Senegalese Politician
Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter

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Lester BangsLester Bangs
13 December 1948, American
American music critic

Luigi PirandelloLuigi Pirandello
28 June 1867, Italian
Writer

Leigh HuntLeigh Hunt
19 October 1784, British
English Essayist, Poet & Critic

Lin YutangLin Yutang
10 October 1895, Chinese
Writer
Lucille CliftonLucille Clifton
27 June 1936, American
American poet

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
Lester R. BrownLester R. Brown
28 March 1934, American
Environmentalist

Lorenzo ThomasLorenzo Thomas
31 August 1944, American
Poet
Lori BakkerLori Bakker
30 August 1957, American
Former Televangelist, Speaker

LuciferLucifer
Italian
Bishop of Cagliari

Lee IsraelLee Israel
03 December 1939, American
Author

L. Ron HubbardL. Ron Hubbard
13 March 1911, American
Officer, Novelist, Musician, Writer, Screenwriter,

Lady Colin CampbellLady Colin Campbell
17 August 1949, British
writer, autobiographer, biographer
Lisa EdelsteinLisa Edelstein
21 May 1966, American
Playwright, Television actor, Actor, Film actor,

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

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

Lidia BastianichLidia Bastianich
21 February 1947, Italian, American
Writer, Restaurateur, Television presenter
Lee ChildLee Child
29 October 1954, British
Writer, Novelist, Author

Luke the EvangelistLuke the Evangelist
Greek
Author
Leigh WhannellLeigh Whannell
17 January 1977, Australian
Actor, Screenwriter, Writer, Director

Liane MoriartyLiane Moriarty
15 November 1966, Australian
novelist, children's writer

Luis BuñuelLuis Buñuel
22 February 1900, Spanish, Mexican
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Film editor,
Lorraine PascaleLorraine Pascale
17 November 1972, British
Television cook

Leslie JordanLeslie Jordan
29 April 1955, American
Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor
Lawrence LessigLawrence Lessig
03 June 1961, American
Jurist, Activist, Lawyer, Non-fiction writer,

Leo FrankLeo Frank
29 June 1925, Austrian
Writer

Louis SlotinLouis Slotin
01 December 1910, Canadian
Physicist, Chemist, Non-fiction writer
Lindy Chamberlain-CreightonLindy Chamberlain-Creighton
04 March 1948, Australian, New Zealander
 

Lisa JakubLisa Jakub
27 December 1978, Canadian
Actor, Writer
Lisa HanawaltLisa Hanawalt
19 June 1983, American
Cartoonists

Lauren LaverneLauren Laverne
28 April 1978, British
Disc jockey

Lemn SissayLemn Sissay
21 May 1967, British
 

Lauren WeisbergerLauren Weisberger
28 March 1977, American
Novelists
Lois MaxwellLois Maxwell
14 February 1927, Canadian
Actor, Writer
Laura SchlessingerLaura Schlessinger
16 January 1947, American
Radio personality, Writer, Social worker,

Lois LowryLois Lowry
1937 AD, American
American writer

Lisa OzLisa Oz
20 July 1963, American
Writer

Louise BrealeyLouise Brealey
27 March 1979, British
Actress
Lorraine HansberryLorraine Hansberry
19 May 1930, American
Writer, Theatre director, Screenwriter,

Larry ElderLarry Elder
27 April 1952, American
Radio Host

Leslie CockburnLeslie Cockburn
02 September 1952, American
Journalist

Lina HeydrichLina Heydrich
14 June 1911, German
Writer

LucretiusLucretius
15 October 0099, Ancient Roman
Poet, philosopher, writer
Lawrence M. KraussLawrence M. Krauss
27 May 1954, American
Astronomer, Physicist, Astrophysicist, Academic,

Lorenzo MusicLorenzo Music
02 May 1937, American
Actor, Voice actor, Writer, Television producer,
Lanny PoffoLanny Poffo
28 December 1954, Canadian, Italian, American
Wrestlers

Li BaiLi Bai
0701 AD, Chinese
Poet

Lee StrobelLee Strobel
25 January 1952, American
Journalist
Lionel ShriverLionel Shriver
18 May 1957, American
Journalist

Lafcadio HearnLafcadio Hearn
27 June 1850, Greek, Irish, Japanese
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, University
Lawrence KohlbergLawrence Kohlberg
25 October 1927, American
Psychologist, Academic, Non-fiction writer

Lu XunLu Xun
25 September 1881, Chinese
Writer, Essayist, Poet, Literary critic,

Lou Andreas-SaloméLou Andreas-Salomé
12 February 1861, German, Russian
Psychoanalyst, author

Leigh LawsonLeigh Lawson
21 July 1945, British
Actor
Lilli PalmerLilli Palmer
24 May 1914, German
Actor, Writer, Table tennis player, Autobiographer

Lise MayerLise Mayer
29 November 1959, British
screenwriter
Luchino ViscontiLuchino Visconti
02 November 1906, Italian
Theatre director, Film director, Screenwriter,

Ludwig BeckLudwig Beck
29 June 1880, German
Writer, Military personnel
Louise ErdrichLouise Erdrich
07 June 1954, American
Author

Larry KramerLarry Kramer
25 June 1935, American
Playwright
Louis-Ferdinand CélineLouis-Ferdinand Céline
27 May 1894, French
French novelist