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, Ovid, O. Henry, Omar Khayyam 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, England, Germany, France and other countries all over the world.

Oscar WildeOscar Wilde
16 October 1854, Irish
Playwright
Oliver StoneOliver Stone
15 September 1946, American
Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer

OvidOvid
20 March 0043, Italian, Romanian
Poet

O. HenryO. Henry
11 September 1862, American
Short Story Writer

Omar KhayyamOmar Khayyam
18 May 1048, Iranian
Mathematician

Osamu DazaiOsamu Dazai
19 June 1909, Japanese
Author
Olivia OlsonOlivia Olson
21 May 1992, American
Actress

Oleg GordievskyOleg Gordievsky
10 October 1938, Russian
Secret Agent

Orhan PamukOrhan Pamuk
07 June 1952, Turkish
 
Oja KodarOja Kodar
1941 AD, Croatian
Actress

Olympe de GougesOlympe de Gouges
07 May 1748, French
Playwright
Octavio PazOctavio Paz
31 March 1914, Mexican
Writer, Poet, Diplomat and Noble Prize Laureate

Oliver GoldsmithOliver Goldsmith
10 November 1728, Irish, British
Novelist, Playwright, Poet

Ogden NashOgden Nash
19 August 1902, American
Poet

Oscar MicheauxOscar Micheaux
02 January 1884, American
Author

Octavia ButlerOctavia Butler
22 June 1947, American
Science Fiction Writer
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
29 August 1809, American
Writer, Physician

Orison Swett MardenOrison Swett Marden
1850 AD, American
Inspirational Author

Oscar MiloszOscar Milosz
28 May 1877, French
Poet

Oscar AcostaOscar Acosta
08 April 1935, American
Attorney, Author
Olivia MunnOlivia Munn
03 July 1980, American
Actress

Omarosa ManigaultOmarosa Manigault
15 February 1974, American
Writers
Olivia HarrisonOlivia Harrison
18 May 1948, Mexican, British, American
Author

Orson Scott CardOrson Scott Card
24 August 1951, American
Writer, Novelist, Science fiction writer,

Osamu TezukaOsamu Tezuka
03 November 1928, Japanese
Film director, Film producer, Mangaka, Animator,
Octavia E. ButlerOctavia E. Butler
22 June 1947, American
American fiction writer

Owen KingOwen King
21 February 1977, American
Writer
Olga TokarczukOlga Tokarczuk
29 January 1962, Polish
Novelist, Writer, Psychologist

Osman Khalid ButtOsman Khalid Butt
09 February 1986, Pakistani
Journalist, Choreographer

Olivier AssayasOlivier Assayas
25 January 1955, French
Screenwriter, Film director, Film critic, Writer
Oriana FallaciOriana Fallaci
29 June 1929, Italian
War correspondent, Politician, Writer, Journalist,

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Otto StrasserOtto Strasser
10 September 1897, German
Journalist, Politician, Writer
O. N. V. KurupO. N. V. Kurup
27 May 1931, Indian
Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Oskar KokoschkaOskar Kokoschka
01 March 1886, Austrian, British
Painter, Playwright, Writer, Poet, University

Otto Ernst RemerOtto Ernst Remer
18 August 1912, German
Writer

Osip MandelstamOsip Mandelstam
15 January 1891, Polish, Russian
Poet, Writer, Translator, Literary critic,
Otto WeiningerOtto Weininger
03 April 1880, Austrian
Philosopher, Writer, Psychologist
Otep ShamayaOtep Shamaya
07 November 1969, American
Singer, Poet, Singer-songwriter

Ousmane SembèneOusmane Sembène
01 January 1923, Senegalese
Senegalese film director

Olaf StapledonOlaf Stapledon
10 May 1886, British
Philosopher

OvidieOvidie
25 August 1980, French
Adult Film Star, Film director, Writer, Sex
Oz ClarkeOz Clarke
1949 AD, British
television presenter

Orlando FigesOrlando Figes
20 November 1959, British
Writer, Historian, Lecturer

Oodgeroo NoonuccalOodgeroo Noonuccal
03 November 1920, Australian
Poet, Author, Human rights activist, Writer

Otto F. KernbergOtto F. Kernberg
10 September 1928, Austrian, American
Psychiatrist, Psychanalyst, University teacher,

Okakura KakuzōOkakura Kakuzō
14 February 1862, Japanese
Art critic
Owen BarfieldOwen Barfield
09 November 1898, British
Philosopher, Writer

Oliver ParkerOliver Parker
06 September 1960, British
Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer, Film director
Odysseas ElytisOdysseas Elytis
02 November 1911, Greek
Poet

OuidaOuida
01 January 1839, French, British
Novelist

Olivia ManningOlivia Manning
02 March 1908, British
Novelist
Olive SchreinerOlive Schreiner
24 March 1855, South African
Writer

Owen WisterOwen Wister
14 July 1860, American
Novelist
Osbert SitwellOsbert Sitwell
06 December 1892
Writer

Orlando da CostaOrlando da Costa
30 June 1929, Portuguese
politician, writer

Odoric of PordenoneOdoric of Pordenone
1286 AD, Italian
Missionary

Owen LattimoreOwen Lattimore
29 July 1900, American
Author

Orderic VitalisOrderic Vitalis
16 February 1075, British
Monk
Ödön von HorváthÖdön von Horváth
09 December 1901, Austrian, Hungarian
Writer

Orestes BrownsonOrestes Brownson
16 September 1803, American
Writer

Octave MirbeauOctave Mirbeau
16 February 1848, French
Novelist, playwright, journalist, pamphleteer

Olaus MagnusOlaus Magnus
30 September 1490, Swedish
Writer
Otto BauerOtto Bauer
05 September 1881, Austrian
Politician

Ola RotimiOla Rotimi
13 April 1938, Nigerian
Playwright
OrmulumOrmulum
British
English scholar

Oliver St. John GogartyOliver St. John Gogarty
17 August 1878, Irish
Poet

Ogier Ghiselin de BusbecqOgier Ghiselin de Busbecq
1522 AD, Belgian, French
Writer
Olga LengyelOlga Lengyel
19 October 1908, Hungarian
Writer

Olivia GoldsmithOlivia Goldsmith
01 January 1949, American
Author
Otfried PreußlerOtfried Preußler
20 October 1923, Czech, German
Author

Oliver OnionsOliver Onions
13 November 1873, British
Writer

Okwui EnwezorOkwui Enwezor
23 October 1963, Nigerian
Curator
Orhan Veli KanıkOrhan Veli Kanık
13 April 1914, Turkish
Poet

Oscar HijuelosOscar Hijuelos
24 August 1951, American
novelist, writer
Oscar HandlinOscar Handlin
29 September 1915, American
Historian

Oswald de AndradeOswald de Andrade
11 January 1890, Brazilian
Poet

Oğuz AtayOğuz Atay
12 October 1934, Turkish
Civil engineer, Engineer, Writer, Playwright,

Oakley HallOakley Hall
01 July 1920, American
Novelist
Oliver La FargeOliver La Farge
19 December 1901, American
Writer
Olaus PetriOlaus Petri
06 January 1493, Swedish
Clergyman

Odo of ClunyOdo of Cluny
0880 AD, French
Abbot

Ozaki KōyōOzaki Kōyō
10 January 1868, Japanese
Author

Oskar Maria GrafOskar Maria Graf
22 July 1894, German
Author
Oswald JacobyOswald Jacoby
08 December 1902, American
Author

Oliver HerfordOliver Herford
 

Olga OrozcoOlga Orozco
17 March 1920, Argentinian
Poet

Owen Morgan EdwardsOwen Morgan Edwards
26 December 1858, Welsh
Historian

Ōtomo no YakamochiŌtomo no Yakamochi
0718 AD, Japanese
Japanese statesman
Oliverio GirondoOliverio Girondo
17 August 1891, Argentinian
Poet

Oldřich KaiserOldřich Kaiser
16 April 1955, Czech
Actor, Writer
Oswald Mbuyiseni MtshaliOswald Mbuyiseni Mtshali
17 January 1940, South African
Poet

Omar Abu RishaOmar Abu Risha
10 April 1910, Syrian
Poet
Ogyū SoraiOgyū Sorai
21 March 1666, Japanese
Philosopher
Olav DuunOlav Duun
21 November 1876, Norwegian
Author