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, Italy 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
 

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

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

Laura Ingalls WilderLaura Ingalls Wilder
07 February 1867, American
American writer

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

Lucy HawkingLucy Hawking
02 November 1970, British
Journalist, Novelist, Writer
Loretta SwitLoretta Swit
04 November 1937, American
Actress

Lashana LynchLashana Lynch
27 November 1987, British
Actress

Louisa May AlcottLouisa May Alcott
29 November 1832, American
Writer
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

Larry McMurtryLarry McMurtry
03 June 1936, American
Novelist
Les GoldLes Gold
20 June 1950, American
Pawnbroker

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

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter

Leon Battista AlbertiLeon Battista Alberti
18 February 1404, Italian
Architect, Linguist
Lester BangsLester Bangs
13 December 1948, American
American music critic
Lenín MorenoLenín Moreno
19 March 1953, Ecuadorian
Political leader

Luigi PirandelloLuigi Pirandello
28 June 1867, Italian
Writer

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

Leigh HuntLeigh Hunt
19 October 1784, British
English Essayist, Poet & Critic
Lin YutangLin Yutang
10 October 1895, Chinese
Writer

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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

Lennart MeriLennart Meri
29 March 1929, Estonian
Writer
Ľudovít ŠtúrĽudovít Štúr
28 October 1815, Slovak
Author

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

Lady Colin CampbellLady Colin Campbell
17 August 1949, British
writer, autobiographer, biographer
L. Ron HubbardL. Ron Hubbard
13 March 1911, American
Officer, Novelist, Musician, Writer, Screenwriter,

Lawrence DurrellLawrence Durrell
27 February 1912, British
Novelist
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

Luke the EvangelistLuke the Evangelist
Greek
Author
Lee ChildLee Child
29 October 1954, British
Writer, Novelist, Author

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

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

Leigh WhannellLeigh Whannell
17 January 1977, Australian
Actor, Screenwriter, Writer, Director
Louis SlotinLouis Slotin
01 December 1910, Canadian
Physicist, Chemist, 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

Leo FrankLeo Frank
29 June 1925, Austrian
Writer

Lawrence LessigLawrence Lessig
03 June 1961, American
Jurist, Activist, Lawyer, Non-fiction writer,
Lady Randolph ChurchillLady Randolph Churchill
09 January 1854, British, American
Autobiographer, Writer, Socialite

Lois MaxwellLois Maxwell
14 February 1927, Canadian
Actor, Writer
Lindy Chamberlain-CreightonLindy Chamberlain-Creighton
04 March 1948, Australian, New Zealander
 

Louis Antoine de Saint-JustLouis Antoine de Saint-Just
25 August 1767, French
Politician, Writer

Lawrence M. KraussLawrence M. Krauss
27 May 1954, American
Astronomer, Physicist, Astrophysicist, Academic,
Louise PennyLouise Penny
01 July 1958, Canadian
Novelist, Writer

Lemn SissayLemn Sissay
21 May 1967, British
 
Louise HayLouise Hay
08 October 1926, American
Writer

Laura SchlessingerLaura Schlessinger
16 January 1947, American
Radio personality, Writer, Social worker,

Lauren LaverneLauren Laverne
28 April 1978, British
Disc jockey

Lois LowryLois Lowry
1937 AD, American
American writer
Lisa OzLisa Oz
20 July 1963, American
Writer
Louise BrealeyLouise Brealey
27 March 1979, British
Actress

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
Lanny PoffoLanny Poffo
28 December 1954, Canadian, Italian, American
Wrestlers

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

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

Lorenz HartLorenz Hart
02 May 1895, American
Lyricist, Composer, Playwright, Songwriter,

Lorenzo MusicLorenzo Music
02 May 1937, American
Actor, Voice actor, Writer, Television producer,
Lafcadio HearnLafcadio Hearn
27 June 1850, Greek, Irish, Japanese
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, University

Lu XunLu Xun
25 September 1881, Chinese
Writer, Essayist, Poet, Literary critic,
Lou Andreas-SaloméLou Andreas-Salomé
12 February 1861, German, Russian
Psychoanalyst, author

Li BaiLi Bai
0701 AD, Chinese
Poet

LucretiusLucretius
15 October 0099, Ancient Roman
Poet, philosopher, writer
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,

Lady Caroline LambLady Caroline Lamb
13 November 1785, British
Poet, Writer, Novelist

Lawrence KohlbergLawrence Kohlberg
25 October 1927, American
Psychologist, Academic, Non-fiction writer
Larry KramerLarry Kramer
25 June 1935, American
Playwright

Louis-Ferdinand CélineLouis-Ferdinand Céline
27 May 1894, French
French novelist
Lawrence FerlinghettiLawrence Ferlinghetti
24 March 1919, American
Officer, Poet, Writer, Publisher, Painter,

Leandra MedineLeandra Medine
1988 AD, American
writer, journalist
LucianLucian
0125 AD, Turkish
Novelist, satirist, rhetorician

Lal Shahbaz QalandarLal Shahbaz Qalandar
1177 AD, Pakistani
poet
Leonard MaltinLeonard Maltin
18 December 1950, American
Journalist, Art historian, Film critic,