Writers Whose First Name Starts With N

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with N. The list includes people like Neil Gaiman, Niccolò Machiavelli, Nigella Lawson, Nora Ephron, Norman Mailer 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, India, Canada and other countries all over the world.

Neil GaimanNeil Gaiman
10 November 1960, British
Author
Niccolò MachiavelliNiccolò Machiavelli
03 May 1469, Italian
Political Philosopher

Nigella LawsonNigella Lawson
06 January 1960, British
Television Personality, Gourmet, Food Writer

Nora EphronNora Ephron
19 May 1941, American
Screenwriter, Producer, Director

Norman MailerNorman Mailer
31 January 1923, American
Novelist, Journalist and Screen Writer

Nathaniel HawthorneNathaniel Hawthorne
04 July 1804, American
American Novelist
Nicholas SparksNicholas Sparks
31 December 1965, American
Novelist

Neil SimonNeil Simon
04 July 1927, American
Playwright & Screenwriter

Napoleon HillNapoleon Hill
26 October 1883, American
Writer of personal-success literature

Naomi KleinNaomi Klein
08 May 1970, Canadian
Author
Noah BaumbachNoah Baumbach
03 September 1969, American
Filmmaker

Nat FaxonNat Faxon
11 October 1975, American
Actor
Neal CassadyNeal Cassady
08 February 1926, American
 

Nick HornbyNick Hornby
17 April 1957, British
Author & Editor

Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
11 December 1911, Egyptian
Novelist
Nancy KwanNancy Kwan
19 May 1939, Hong Konger, American
Actress

vNikos Kazantzakis
18 February 1883, Greek
Philosopher and Writer
Nadine GordimerNadine Gordimer
20 November 1923, South African
Writer, Political Activist

Neale Donald WalschNeale Donald Walsch
10 September 1943, American
Spiritual Author

NovalisNovalis
02 May 1772, German
Philosopher & Poet
Norman CousinsNorman Cousins
24 June 1915, American
Journalist & Author

Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
21 March 1923, Syrian
Diplomat
Norman ThomasNorman Thomas
20 November 1884, American
 

Nirad C. ChaudhuriNirad C. Chaudhuri
23 November 1897, Indian
Indian writer

Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
03 April 1888, British
Writer & Critic

Norman AngellNorman Angell
26 December 1872, British
British Journalist & Author
Nuruddin FarahNuruddin Farah
24 November 1945, Somalian
Novelist
Nicolle WallaceNicolle Wallace
04 February 1972, American
Political Commentator

Norman LearNorman Lear
27 July 1922, American
American television writer

Newt GingrichNewt Gingrich
17 June 1943, American
Politician, Novelist, Writer

Nick CastleNick Castle
21 September 1947, American
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Writer, Film
Niall FergusonNiall Ferguson
18 April 1964, British
Writer, Economic historian, Historian, University

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Naomi Foner GyllenhaalNaomi Foner Gyllenhaal
15 March 1946, American
screenwriter, film producer

Nick ClooneyNick Clooney
13 January 1934, American
Journalist, Television presenter, Writer

Nandana SenNandana Sen
19 August 1967, Indian
Actress

Nora RobertsNora Roberts
10 October 1950, American
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Science fiction
Nick JoaquinNick Joaquin
04 May 1917, Filipino
Writer, Journalist

Nik KershawNik Kershaw
01 March 1958, British
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer, Poet
Nigel SlaterNigel Slater
09 April 1958, British
Food Writer

Nick SimmonsNick Simmons
22 January 1989, American
Writer

Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
07 November 1888, Ukrainian
Author
Nnamdi AzikiweNnamdi Azikiwe
16 November 1904, Nigerian
Writer, Politician

Nicholas PileggiNicholas Pileggi
22 February 1933, American
Writer, Screenwriter, Film producer, Journalist
Neil LaButeNeil LaBute
19 March 1963, American
Film director, Screenwriter, Writer

Nikki GiovanniNikki Giovanni
07 June 1943, American
Poet, Writer

Nadine LabakiNadine Labaki
18 February 1974, Lebanese
Actor, Film director, Artist, Screenwriter

Nicholas RoerichNicholas Roerich
09 October 1874, Russian
Philosopher, Painter, Choreographer, Writer,

Nissim EzekielNissim Ezekiel
14 December 1924, Indian
poet
Nelson DeMilleNelson DeMille
23 August 1943, American
Writer, Novelist

Ned VizziniNed Vizzini
04 April 1981, American
Writer, Novelist

Ngaio MarshNgaio Marsh
23 April 1895, New Zealander
Writer, Theatre director, Novelist,

Nicholas StollerNicholas Stoller
19 March 1976, British, American
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer
Nur Muhammad TarakiNur Muhammad Taraki
15 July 1917, Afghan
Politician, Poet, Writer, Journalist

Nayantara SahgalNayantara Sahgal
10 May 1927, Indian
Journalist, Writer
Na. MuthukumarNa. Muthukumar
13 July 1975, Indian
Poet, Lyricist, Writer, Songwriter

Nicholas KazanNicholas Kazan
30 November 1945, American
screenwriter, film director, film producer

Northrop FryeNorthrop Frye
14 July 1912, Canadian
Writer, Philosopher, Educationist, Cleric, Poet,
Norman MacleanNorman Maclean
23 December 1902, American
Novelist, Journalist, Writer, University teacher

Nikolai LeskovNikolai Leskov
16 February 1831, Russian
Novelist
Nizami GanjaviNizami Ganjavi
1141 AD, Azerbaijani, Iranian
poet, writer

Nick FlynnNick Flynn
26 January 1960, American
Writer, Screenwriter

Nikolai TolstoyNikolai Tolstoy
23 June 1935, British
Historian, Non-fiction writer
Nâzım HikmetNâzım Hikmet
15 January 1902, Greek, Russian
Poet

Nick LoveNick Love
24 December 1969, British
Writer, Screenwriter, Film director
Nabaneeta Dev SenNabaneeta Dev Sen
13 January 1938, Indian
Author, Writer

Neal BledsoeNeal Bledsoe
26 March 1981, Canadian, American
Actor

Nizam al-MulkNizam al-Mulk
10 April 1018, Iranian, Kosovar
scientist, writer

Nicolas MalebrancheNicolas Malebranche
06 August 1638, French
Philosopher, Writer, Theologian
Natalia PushkinaNatalia Pushkina
27 August 1812, Russian
Russian poet
Natan SharanskyNatan Sharansky
20 January 1948, Israeli
Politician, Writer, Mathematician, Human rights

Nathaniel PhilbrickNathaniel Philbrick
11 June 1956, American
Writer, Historian

Niklas FrankNiklas Frank
09 March 1939, German
Journalist, Screenwriter, Writer

Ned RoremNed Rorem
23 October 1923, American
Composer, Diarist, Writer, University teacher,
Nikolay ChernyshevskyNikolay Chernyshevsky
12 July 1828, Russian
philosopher, novelist, writer, literary critic

Nellie McClungNellie McClung
20 October 1873, Canadian
Novelist, Writer, Politician, Human rights

Nelly SachsNelly Sachs
10 December 1891, German, Swedish
Poet, Playwright, Writer

Nalini SinghNalini Singh
17 February 1945, Indian
Journalist, Writer

NagarjunNagarjun
30 June 1911, Indian
Poet, Writer
Nicholas GageNicholas Gage
23 July 1939, Greek, American
Writer, Journalist, Screenwriter

Nicolaus ZinzendorfNicolaus Zinzendorf
26 May 1700, German
Priest, Translator, Theologian, Poet, Hymnwriter
Nikolaus HarnoncourtNikolaus Harnoncourt
06 December 1929, Austrian
Conductor, Musician, Choir director, Viol player,

Nicholas BriggsNicholas Briggs
29 September 1961, British
Explorer, Actor, Voice actor, Composer, Film

Nat HentoffNat Hentoff
10 June 1925, American
Historian, Writer, Music historian, Record
Norberto BobbioNorberto Bobbio
18 October 1909, Italian
Philosopher, Jurist, Historian, Politician,

N. F. S. GrundtvigN. F. S. Grundtvig
08 September 1783, Danish
Poet, Historian, Philosopher, Theologian, Writer,
Nasir KhusrawNasir Khusraw
Iranian
 

Neil TurokNeil Turok
16 November 1958, South African
Physicist, Non-fiction writer

Nirmal VermaNirmal Verma
03 April 1929, Indian
Linguist, Translator, Writer, Literary critic

Nicolas Boileau-DespréauxNicolas Boileau-Despréaux
01 November 1636, French
French poet
Nancy ChodorowNancy Chodorow
20 January 1944, American
Psychologist, Writer, Sociologist

Natsuo KirinoNatsuo Kirino
07 October 1951, Japanese
Novelist, Writer
Nasir KazmiNasir Kazmi
08 December 1925, Pakistani
Poet

Nathalie SarrauteNathalie Sarraute
18 July 1900, French, Russian
Lawyer
Nat HikenNat Hiken
23 June 1914, American
Film director, Screenwriter, Songwriter

Noboru YamaguchiNoboru Yamaguchi
11 February 1972, Japanese
writer, novelist
Nikolai OstrovskyNikolai Ostrovsky
29 September 1904, Russian
Writer