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, Nicholas Sparks, Neil Simon 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
(Author)

10 November 1960

British

Niccolò MachiavelliNiccolò Machiavelli
(Political Philosopher)

03 May 1469

Italian

Nigella LawsonNigella Lawson
(Television Personality, Gourmet, Food Writer)

06 January 1960

British

Nicholas SparksNicholas Sparks
(Novelist)

31 December 1965

American

Neil SimonNeil Simon
(Playwright & Screenwriter)

04 July 1927

American

Nora EphronNora Ephron
(Screenwriter, Producer, Director)

19 May 1941

American

Nathaniel HawthorneNathaniel Hawthorne
(American Novelist)

04 July 1804

American

Noah BaumbachNoah Baumbach
(Filmmaker)

03 September 1969

American

Napoleon HillNapoleon Hill
(Writer of personal-success literature)

26 October 1883

American

Norman MailerNorman Mailer
(Novelist, Journalist and Screen Writer)

31 January 1923

American

Neal CassadyNeal Cassady

08 February 1926

American

Naomi KleinNaomi Klein

08 May 1970

Canadian

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Nick HornbyNick Hornby
(Author & Editor)

17 April 1957

British

Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
(Novelist)

11 December 1911

Egyptian

vNikos Kazantzakis
(Philosopher and Writer)

18 February 1883

Greek

Nadine GordimerNadine Gordimer
(Writer, Political Activist)

20 November 1923

South African

Neale Donald WalschNeale Donald Walsch
(Spiritual Author)

10 September 1943

American

Norman ThomasNorman Thomas

20 November 1884

American

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Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
(Diplomat)

21 March 1923

Syrian

NovalisNovalis
(Philosopher & Poet)

02 May 1772

German

Norman CousinsNorman Cousins
(Journalist & Author)

24 June 1915

American

Nirad C. ChaudhuriNirad C. Chaudhuri
(Indian writer)

23 November 1897

Indian

Norman AngellNorman Angell
(British Journalist & Author)

26 December 1872

British

Nuruddin FarahNuruddin Farah
(Novelist)

24 November 1945

Somalian

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Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
(Writer & Critic)

03 April 1888

British

Nathuram GodseNathuram Godse
(Politician, Journalist)

19 May 1910

Indian

Newt GingrichNewt Gingrich
(Politician, Novelist, Writer)

17 June 1943

American

Niall FergusonNiall Ferguson
(Writer, Economic historian, Historian, University teacher, Journalist, Economist)

18 April 1964

British

Noël CowardNoël Coward
(Actor, Composer, Film producer, Musician, Playwright, Writer, Lyricist, Screenwriter, Singer, Theatre director, Songwriter, Film score composer)

16 December 1899

British

Norman LearNorman Lear
(American television writer)

27 July 1922

American

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Nadine LabakiNadine Labaki
(Actor, Film director, Artist, Screenwriter)

18 February 1974

Lebanese

Nick ClooneyNick Clooney
(Journalist, Television presenter, Writer)

13 January 1934

American

Nelly SachsNelly Sachs
(Poet, Playwright, Writer)

10 December 1891

German,Swedish

Nikki GiovanniNikki Giovanni
(Poet, Writer)

07 June 1943

American

Naomi Foner GyllenhaalNaomi Foner Gyllenhaal
(screenwriter, film producer)

15 March 1946

American

Nora RobertsNora Roberts
(Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Science fiction writer)

10 October 1950

American

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Nick CastleNick Castle
(Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Writer, Film actor)

21 September 1947

American

Nik KershawNik Kershaw
(Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer, Poet)

01 March 1958

British

Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
(Author)

07 November 1888

Ukrainian

Nnamdi AzikiweNnamdi Azikiwe
(Writer, Politician)

16 November 1904

Nigerian

Nicholas PileggiNicholas Pileggi
(Writer, Screenwriter, Film producer, Journalist)

22 February 1933

American

Nicholas StollerNicholas Stoller
(Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer)

19 March 1976

British,American

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Nissim EzekielNissim Ezekiel
(poet)

14 December 1924

Indian

Na. MuthukumarNa. Muthukumar
(Poet, Lyricist, Writer, Songwriter)

13 July 1975

Indian

Nicholas RoerichNicholas Roerich
(Philosopher, Painter, Choreographer, Writer, Archaeologist, Poet, Diplomat)

09 October 1874

Russian

Ned VizziniNed Vizzini
(Writer, Novelist)

04 April 1981

American

Nayantara SahgalNayantara Sahgal
(Journalist, Writer)

10 May 1927

Indian

Nick JoaquinNick Joaquin
(Writer, Journalist)

04 May 1917

Filipino

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Nicholas KazanNicholas Kazan
(screenwriter, film director, film producer)

30 November 1945

American

Nelson DeMilleNelson DeMille
(Writer, Novelist)

23 August 1943

American

Ngaio MarshNgaio Marsh
(Writer, Theatre director, Novelist, Autobiographer, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor)

23 April 1895

New Zealander

Nizami GanjaviNizami Ganjavi
(poet, writer)

1141 AD

Azerbaijani,Iranian

Northrop FryeNorthrop Frye
(Writer, Philosopher, Educationist, Cleric, Poet, Literary critic)

14 July 1912

Canadian

Nikolai LeskovNikolai Leskov
(Novelist)

16 February 1831

Russian

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Nellie McClungNellie McClung
(Novelist, Writer, Politician, Human rights activist, Feminist)

20 October 1873

Canadian

Neil LaButeNeil LaBute
(Film director, Screenwriter, Writer)

19 March 1963

American

Nur Muhammad TarakiNur Muhammad Taraki
(Politician, Poet, Writer, Journalist)

15 July 1917

Afghan

Norman MacleanNorman Maclean
(Novelist, Journalist, Writer, University teacher)

23 December 1902

American

Nick FlynnNick Flynn
(Writer, Screenwriter)

26 January 1960

American

Nâzım HikmetNâzım Hikmet
(Poet)

15 January 1902

Greek,Russian

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Nabaneeta Dev SenNabaneeta Dev Sen
(Author, Writer)

13 January 1938

Indian

Nizam al-MulkNizam al-Mulk
(scientist, writer)

10 April 1018

Iranian,Kosovar

Natalia PushkinaNatalia Pushkina
(Russian poet)

27 August 1812

Russian

Natan SharanskyNatan Sharansky
(Politician, Writer, Mathematician, Human rights activist)

20 January 1948

Israeli

Nicolas MalebrancheNicolas Malebranche
(Philosopher, Writer, Theologian)

06 August 1638

French

Nikolai TolstoyNikolai Tolstoy
(Historian, Non-fiction writer)

23 June 1935

British

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Nalini SinghNalini Singh
(Journalist, Writer)

17 February 1945

Indian

Nikolay ChernyshevskyNikolay Chernyshevsky
(philosopher, novelist, writer, literary critic)

12 July 1828

Russian

Nick LoveNick Love
(Writer, Screenwriter, Film director)

24 December 1969

British

Nicolaus ZinzendorfNicolaus Zinzendorf
(Priest, Translator, Theologian, Poet, Hymnwriter)

26 May 1700

German

Nikolaus HarnoncourtNikolaus Harnoncourt
(Conductor, Musician, Choir director, Viol player, Cellist, Writer, Composer)

06 December 1929

Austrian

Ned RoremNed Rorem
(Composer, Diarist, Writer, University teacher, Actor)

23 October 1923

American

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Nicholas BriggsNicholas Briggs
(Explorer, Actor, Voice actor, Composer, Film director, Screenwriter)

29 September 1961

British

Niklas FrankNiklas Frank
(Journalist, Screenwriter, Writer)

09 March 1939

German

Nasir KhusrawNasir Khusraw

Iranian