Writers Whose First Name Starts With O

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with O. The list includes people like Oscar Wilde, Oliver Stone, Osamu Dazai, Octavia Butler, Orson Bean and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with O includes people from United States, Germany, England, Russia and other countries all over the world.

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 1 Olivia Munn

Olivia Munn.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 3, 1980
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 2 Octavia Spencer

Octavia Spencer.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 25, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 3 Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Poet & Novelist
Birthdate: October 16, 1854
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: November 30, 1900

 4 Oliver Stone

Oliver Stone.
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Famous As: Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Birthdate: September 15, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York City
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 5 Oliver Sacks

Oliver Sacks.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Scientist, Neurologist, Educator, Psychiatrist
Birthdate: July 9, 1933
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cricklewood, London, England
Died: August 30, 2015

 6 Osamu Dazai

Osamu Dazai.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: June 19, 1909
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kanagi, Aomori, Goshogawara, Aomori Prefecture, Japan
Died: June 13, 1948
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 7 Osman Khalid Butt

Osman Khalid Butt
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Famous As: Journalist, Choreographer
Birthdate: February 9, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Islamabad
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 8 Octavia Butler

Octavia Butler.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Science Fiction Writer
Birthdate: June 22, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States
Died: February 24, 2006

 9 Osamu Tezuka

Osamu Tezuka
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Famous As: Film director, Film producer, Mangaka, Animator, Physician, Writer, Designer, Screenwriter
Birthdate: November 3, 1928
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Toyonaka
Died: February 9, 1989

 10 Orson Bean

Orson Bean.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 22, 1928
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Burlington, Vermont, United States
Died: February 7, 2020
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 11 Olivia Harrison

Olivia Harrison
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: May 18, 1948
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico

 12 Orson Scott Card

Orson Scott Card
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Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: August 24, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Richland, Washington, United States

 13 Ovid

Ovid.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 20, 0043
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sulmo, Italy, Roman Republic
Died: 0017 AD

 14 O. Henry

O. Henry.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Short Story Writer
Birthdate: September 11, 1862
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Greensboro, North Carolina
Died: June 5, 1910

 15 Omar Khayyam

Omar Khayyam.
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Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: May 18, 1048
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nishapur, Khorasan, Iran
Died: December 4, 1131

 16 Oleg Gordievsky

Oleg Gordievsky.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Secret Agent
Birthdate: October 10, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union

 17 Olivia Olson

Olivia Olson.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 21, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 18 Oscar Acosta

Oscar Acosta.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Attorney, Author
Birthdate: April 8, 1935
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, United States
Died: 1974 AD

 19 Olaudah Equiano

Olaudah Equiano.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Anti Slavery Activist
Birthdate: 1745 AD
Birthplace: Igboland
Died: March 31, 1797

 20 Omarosa Manigault

Omarosa Manigault
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Writers
Birthdate: February 15, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Youngstown, Ohio, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 21 Oja Kodar

Oja Kodar.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1941 AD
Birthplace: Dubrava kraj Zagreba, Croatia, Yugoslavia [now Croatia]

 22 Owen King

Owen King
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 21, 1977
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: North Dakota, USA
Died: May 31, 1987

 23 Orhan Pamuk

Orhan Pamuk.
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 7, 1952
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 24 Olga Tokarczuk

Olga Tokarczuk
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 29, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sulechów, Poland
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 25 Olympe de Gouges

Olympe de Gouges.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: May 7, 1748
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Montauban, France
Died: November 3, 1793

 26 Olivier Assayas

Olivier Assayas
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Famous As: Screenwriter, Film director, Film critic, Writer
Birthdate: January 25, 1955
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris

 27 Octavio Paz

Octavio Paz.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Poet, Diplomat and Noble Prize Laureate
Birthdate: March 31, 1914
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: April 19, 1998

 28 Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Playwright, Poet
Birthdate: November 10, 1728
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ballymahon
Died: April 4, 1774

 29 Ogden Nash

Ogden Nash.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: August 19, 1902
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: March 19, 1971

 30 Oriana Fallaci

Oriana Fallaci
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: War correspondent, Politician, Writer, Journalist, Conspiracy theorist
Birthdate: June 29, 1929
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Florence
Died: September 15, 2006

 31 Otto Strasser

Otto Strasser
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Journalist, Politician, Writer
Birthdate: September 10, 1897
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bad Windsheim
Died: August 27, 1974

 32 Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. .
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Physician
Birthdate: August 29, 1809
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cambridge
Died: October 7, 1894

 33 Ōkawa Shūmei

Ōkawa Shūmei
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 6, 1886
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Yamagata, Japan
Died: December 24, 1957

 34 Otto Ernst Remer

Otto Ernst Remer
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 18, 1912
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Neubrandenburg, Germany
Died: October 4, 1997

 35 Oscar Micheaux

Oscar Micheaux.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: January 2, 1884
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Metropolis, Illinois, United States
Died: March 25, 1951

 36 O. N. V. Kurup

O. N. V. Kurup
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Birthdate: May 27, 1931
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chavara
Died: February 13, 2016

 37 Otto Weininger

Otto Weininger
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Famous As: Philosopher, Writer, Psychologist
Birthdate: April 3, 1880
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: October 4, 1903

 38 Oskar Kokoschka

Oskar Kokoschka
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Famous As: Painter, Playwright, Writer, Poet, University teacher
Birthdate: March 1, 1886
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pöchlarn
Died: February 22, 1980

 39 Osip Mandelstam

Osip Mandelstam
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Writer, Translator, Literary critic, Essayist
Birthdate: January 15, 1891
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Warsaw
Died: December 27, 1938

 40 Otep Shamaya

Otep Shamaya
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Poet, Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: November 7, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Austin

 41 Ousmane Sembène

Ousmane Sembène
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Famous As: Senegalese film director
Birthdate: January 1, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ziguinchor, Casamance, Senegal
Died: June 9, 2007

 42 Olaf Stapledon

Olaf Stapledon
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: May 10, 1886
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Seacombe, Wallasey, England
Died: September 6, 1950

 43 Og Mandino

Og Mandino
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: December 12, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Framingham, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 3, 1996

 44 Olwen Fouere

Olwen Fouere
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Ireland

 45 O.V. Vijayan

O.V. Vijayan
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: July 2, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Palakkad, India
Died: March 30, 2005

 46 Owen Barfield

Owen Barfield
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Famous As: Philosopher, Writer
Birthdate: November 9, 1898
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London
Died: December 14, 1997

 47 Otto F. Kernberg

Otto F. Kernberg
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Famous As: Psychiatrist, Psychanalyst, University teacher, Non-fiction writer, Psychologist
Birthdate: September 10, 1928
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vienna

 48 Orlando Figes

Orlando Figes
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Famous As: Writer, Historian, Lecturer
Birthdate: November 20, 1959
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Greater London

 49 Oz Clarke

Oz Clarke
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: television presenter
Birthdate: 1949 AD
Birthplace: United Kingdom

 50 Oodgeroo Noonuccal

Oodgeroo Noonuccal
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Author, Human rights activist, Writer
Birthdate: November 3, 1920
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Stradbroke Island
Died: September 16, 1993