Writers Whose First Name Starts With L

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with L. The list includes people like Larry David, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Lashana Lynch, Lou Reed, 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, 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 Lilly Wachowski

Lilly Wachowski
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Famous As: Known as the Wachowskis
Birthdate: December 29, 1967
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 2 Larry David

Larry David
12
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: July 2, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 3 Lin-Manuel Miranda

Lin-Manuel Miranda
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Famous As: Actor, Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: January 16, 1980
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 4 Lashana Lynch

Lashana Lynch
11
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 27, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England, UK
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 5 Lou Reed

Lou Reed
3
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician, Singer
Birthdate: March 2, 1942
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Southampton, New York, United States
Died: October 27, 2013

 6 Leo Tolstoy

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

 7 Lisa Kudrow

Lisa Kudrow
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 30, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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 8 Lauren Graham

Lauren Graham
11
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 16, 1967
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 9 Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen
10
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 21, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Westmount
Died: November 7, 2016

 10 Lord Byron

Lord Byron
5
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Politician
Birthdate: January 22, 1788
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dover, United Kingdom
Died: April 19, 1824

 11 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

 12 Leslie Jordan

Leslie Jordan
2
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)

 13 Lewis Carroll

Lewis Carroll
6
Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Novelist, Mathematician & Photographer
Birthdate: January 27, 1832
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Daresbury, Cheshire, England
Died: January 14, 1898

 14 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)

 15 Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Ingalls Wilder
3
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 7, 1867
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pepin County, Wisconsin, United States
Died: February 10, 1957

 16 Lady Colin Campbell

Lady Colin Campbell
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 17, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: St. Andrew Parish, Jamaica

 17 Ludwig Wittgenstein

Ludwig Wittgenstein
9
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: April 26, 1889
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: April 29, 1951

 18 Lisa Brennan-Jobs

Lisa Brennan-Jobs
5
Famous As: Daughter of Steve Jobs
Birthdate: May 17, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Oregon, United States

 19 Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: February 1, 1901
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri, United States
Died: May 22, 1967

 20 Louis Theroux

Louis Theroux
3
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 20, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Singapore
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 21 Lynne Spears

Lynne Spears
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: May 4, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Magnolia, Mississippi, United States

 22 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)

 23 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

 24 Louise Penny

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

 25 Lucy Hawking

Lucy Hawking
3
Famous As: Journalist, Novelist, Writer
Birthdate: November 2, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: England
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 26 Lewis Black

Lewis Black
0
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: August 30, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

 27 Luke the Evangelist

Luke the Evangelist
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Evangelist
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Antioch, Turkey
Died: February 29, 0084

 28 Lee Child

Lee Child
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: October 29, 1954
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Coventry, England

 29 Leslie Bricusse

Leslie Bricusse
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Musician, Playwright, Lyricist, Screenwriter, Poet, Songwriter, Film score composer
Birthdate: January 29, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London

 30 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)

 31 L. Frank Baum

L. Frank Baum
3
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)

 32 Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton

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

 33 Larry Elder

Larry Elder
9
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Radio Host
Birthdate: April 27, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

 34 Lisa Oz

Lisa Oz
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: July 20, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

 35 Liu Cixin

Liu Cixin
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Science fiction writer
Birthdate: June 23, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Yangquan, China

 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 Lauren Laverne

Lauren Laverne
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Disc jockey
Birthdate: April 28, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England, UK

 38 Louise Erdrich

Louise Erdrich
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: June 7, 1954
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Little Falls, Minnesota, US

 39 Lucy Maud Montgomery

Lucy Maud Montgomery
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: November 30, 1874
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Clifton, Prince Edward Island
Died: April 24, 1942

 40 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

 41 Liane Moriarty

Liane Moriarty
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 15, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

 42 Lynne Cheney

Lynne Cheney
5
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 14, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Casper, Wyoming, United States

 43 Les Gold

Les Gold
1
Famous As: Pawnbroker
Birthdate: June 20, 1950
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 44 Lilian Thuram

Lilian Thuram
3
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)

 45 Lorraine Pascale

Lorraine Pascale
0
Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Television cook
Birthdate: November 17, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England, UK
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 46 Lisa Jakub

Lisa Jakub
2
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 27, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 47 Larry McMurtry

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

 48 Louis L’Amour

Louis L’Amour
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: March 22, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jamestown, North Dakota, United States
Died: June 10, 1988

 49 Liu Xiaobo

Liu Xiaobo
1
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Chinese Human Rights Activist
Birthdate: December 28, 1955
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Changchun, China
Died: July 13, 2017

 50 Louis L'Amour

Louis L'Amour
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: March 22, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jamestown, North Dakota, United States
Died: June 10, 1988