Writers Whose First Name Starts With N

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with N. The list includes people like Noam Chomsky, Neil Gaiman, Niccolò Machiavelli, Noah Baumbach, Nigella Lawson and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with N includes people from United States, England, Russia, India 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 Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky
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Famous As: Linguist
Birthdate: December 7, 1928
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 2 Nick Castle

Nick Castle
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Writer, Film actor
Birthdate: September 21, 1947
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles

 3 Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: November 10, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Portchester, Hampshire, England
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 4 Niccolò Machiavelli

Niccolò Machiavelli
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Famous As: Political Philosopher
Birthdate: May 3, 1469
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: June 21, 1527

 5 Noah Baumbach

Noah Baumbach
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Famous As: Filmmaker
Birthdate: September 3, 1969
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 6 Nigella Lawson

Nigella Lawson
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Famous As: Television Personality, Gourmet, Food Writer
Birthdate: January 6, 1960
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 7 Natascha Kampusch

Natascha Kampusch
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 7, 1988
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
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 8 Nora Ephron

Nora Ephron
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Famous As: Screenwriter, Producer, Director
Birthdate: May 19, 1941
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: June 26, 2012

 9 Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: June 17, 1943
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 10 Nicolle Wallace

Nicolle Wallace
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Famous As: Former White House Communications Director
Birthdate: February 4, 1972
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Orange County, California, United States

 11 Naomi Foner Gyllenhaal

Naomi Foner Gyllenhaal
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: screenwriter, film producer
Birthdate: March 15, 1946
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City

 12 Nick Mason

Nick Mason
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Drummer
Birthdate: January 27, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Edgbaston, Birmingham, England

 13 Nathaniel Hawthorne

Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American Novelist
Birthdate: July 4, 1804
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Salem, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 19, 1864

 14 Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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Famous As: Essayist
Birthdate: 1960 AD
Birthplace: Amioun, Lebanon

 15 Nicholas Sparks

Nicholas Sparks
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: December 31, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Omaha

 16 Nadiya Hussain

Nadiya Hussain
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Famous As: Television personality
Birthdate: December 25, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England, UK

 17 Norman Mailer

Norman Mailer
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Journalist and Screen Writer
Birthdate: January 31, 1923
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
Died: November 10, 2007

 18 Nasser Hussain

Nasser Hussain
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Cricketer
Birthdate: March 28, 1968
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Madras, India
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 19 Niall Ferguson

Niall Ferguson
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Famous As: Writer, Economic historian, Historian, University teacher, Journalist, Economist
Birthdate: April 18, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Glasgow

 20 N. K. Jemisin

N. K. Jemisin
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: September 19, 1972
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Iowa City, Iowa, U.S.

 21 Naomi Wolf

Naomi Wolf
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Political writer
Birthdate: November 12, 1962
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, U.S.

 22 Neil Simon

Neil Simon
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright & Screenwriter
Birthdate: July 4, 1927
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York
Died: August 26, 2018
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 23 Nic Pizzolatto

Nic Pizzolatto
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: April 19, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 24 Neal Stephenson

Neal Stephenson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: October 31, 1959
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Fort Meade, Maryland, United States

 25 Napoleon Hill

Napoleon Hill
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer of personal-success literature
Birthdate: October 26, 1883
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pound, Virginia
Died: November 8, 1970

 26 Nikolai Gogol

Nikolai Gogol
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: April 1, 1809
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Velyki Sorochyntsi, Ukraine
Died: March 4, 1852

 27 Nick Clooney

Nick Clooney
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: January 13, 1934
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Maysville, Kentucky, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 28 Neal Cassady

Neal Cassady
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 8, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah
Died: February 4, 1968

 29 Nat Faxon

Nat Faxon
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 11, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

 30 Nicholas Kristof

Nicholas Kristof
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: April 27, 1959
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

 31 Nancy Mitford

Nancy Mitford
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: November 28, 1904
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 30, 1973

 32 Nicholas Kazan

Nicholas Kazan
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: screenwriter, film director, film producer
Birthdate: November 30, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City

 33 Nikki Grahame

Nikki Grahame
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Famous As: Television Personality, Writer
Birthdate: April 28, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Northwood, London, England, United Kingdom
Died: April 9, 2021
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 34 Nacho Vidal

Nacho Vidal
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: December 30, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mataró, Spain
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 35 Nik Kershaw

Nik Kershaw
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer, Poet
Birthdate: March 1, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bristol
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 36 Naomi Klein

Naomi Klein
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: May 8, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada

 37 Nigel Slater

Nigel Slater
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Food Writer
Birthdate: April 9, 1958
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wolverhampton, England

 38 Norman Finkelstein

Norman Finkelstein
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Famous As: Political Scientist
Birthdate: December 8, 1953
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

 39 Nora Roberts

Nora Roberts
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Listed In:
Famous As: Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Science fiction writer
Birthdate: October 10, 1950
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Silver Spring

 40 Nancy Kwan

Nancy Kwan
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 19, 1939
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: British Hong Kong
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 41 Nick Simmons

Nick Simmons
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 22, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 42 Nicholas Pileggi

Nicholas Pileggi
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Screenwriter, Film producer, Journalist
Birthdate: February 22, 1933
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City

 43 Neil Strauss

Neil Strauss
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 9, 1969
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

 44 Nandana Sen

Nandana Sen
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 19, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Calcutta, West Bengal, India

 45 Nagarjuna

Nagarjuna
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 0150 AD
Birthplace: Andhra Pradesh
Died: 0250 AD

 46 Nick Hornby

Nick Hornby
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Author & Editor
Birthdate: April 17, 1957
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Redhill

 47 Nick Joaquin

Nick Joaquin
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Journalist
Birthdate: May 4, 1917
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Manila
Died: April 29, 2004

 48 Namdev

Namdev
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: October 26, 1270
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Narasi, India
Died: July 3, 1350

 49 Neil Jordan

Neil Jordan
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: February 25, 1950
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rosses Point, Ireland

 50 Noah Hawley

Noah Hawley
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Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: 1967 AD
Birthplace: New York City, U.S.