Writers Whose First Name Starts With P

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with P. The list includes people like Portia de Rossi, P. L. Travers, Padma Lakshmi, Patti Smith, Peter Jackson and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with P includes people from United States, Italy, England, France and other countries all over the world.

Portia de RossiPortia de Rossi
(Actor, Writer, Model)

31 January 1973

Australian,American

P L TraversP. L. Travers
(Writer & Journalist)

09 August 1899

Australian

Padma LakshmiPadma Lakshmi
(Model)

01 September 1970

Indian

Patti SmithPatti Smith
(Singer)

30 December 1946

American

Peter JacksonPeter Jackson
(Film Director, Producer & Screenwriter)

31 October 1961

New Zealander

Philip K. DickPhilip K. Dick
(Novelist)

16 December 1928

American

Paulo CoelhoPaulo Coelho
(Brazilian lyricist)

24 August 1947

Brazilian

Princess Michael of KentPrincess Michael of Kent
(Author)

15 January 1945

British

Pablo NerudaPablo Neruda
(Chilean poet)

12 July 1904

Chilean

Pope John Paul IPope John Paul I
(Pope of Roman Catholic Church)

17 October 1912

Italian

Phillip SchofieldPhillip Schofield
(Television Presenter)

01 April 1962

British

Philip RothPhilip Roth
(Novelist)

19 March 1933

American

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PetrarchPetrarch
(Poet & Philosopher)

20 July 1304

Italian

Primo LeviPrimo Levi
(Writer, Chemist)

31 July 1919

Italian

Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
(Poet)

08 May 1753

American

Philip LarkinPhilip Larkin
(Poet)

09 August 1922

British

Paula PoundstonePaula Poundstone
(Comedian)

29 December 1959

American

Panio GianopoulosPanio Gianopoulos
(Author)

07 July 1975

American

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Pliny the YoungerPliny the Younger
(Author, Lawyer)

0061 AD

Italian,Turkish

Paul AusterPaul Auster

03 February 1947

American

Pat ConroyPat Conroy
(Writer)

26 October 1945

American

P. J. O'RourkeP. J. O'Rourke
(Political Satirist & Author)

14 November 1947

American

Paul BowlesPaul Bowles
(Writer, Music Composer)

30 December 1910

American

Patrick WhitePatrick White
(Australian Writer)

28 May 1912

Australian

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Jean Patrick ModianoPatrick Modiano
(French Novelist)

30 July 1945

French

Pat CondellPat Condell
(Writer, Comedian)

23 November 1949

British

Pearl BuckPearl Buck
(American writer)

26 June 1892

American

P G WodehouseP G Wodehouse
(Playwright and Author)

15 October 1881

British,American

P B ShelleyP B Shelley
(Poet)

04 August 1792

British

Peyo YavorovPeyo Yavorov
(Poet)

01 January 1878

Bulgarian

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Paul ValeryPaul Valery
(Poet)

30 October 1871

French

Paul ScottPaul Scott
(Novelist)

25 March 1920

British

Peter Edward CookPeter Edward Cook
(Actor, Comedian, Satirist, Writer)

17 November 1937

British

Paige McKenziePaige McKenzie
(YouTuber, Actress, Author)

14 April 1995

American

Phil McGrawPhil McGraw
(College Student Personnel, Actor, Television presenter, Psychologist, Writer)

01 September 1950

American

Percy Bysshe ShelleyPercy Bysshe Shelley
(Linguist, Poet, Translator, Writer, Playwright, Novelist, Author)

04 August 1792

British

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Paula PellPaula Pell

American

Peter SerafinowiczPeter Serafinowicz
(Actor, Comedian, Voice actor, Screenwriter, Composer, Writer, Film director, Film actor)

10 July 1972

British

Peaches GeldofPeaches Geldof
(Journalist, Television presenter, Model, Columnist, Writer, Screenwriter)

13 March 1989

British

PtolemyPtolemy
(Writer)

0100 AD

Egyptian

Penn JillettePenn Jillette
(Radio personality, Actor, Novelist, Circus performer, Juggler, Television actor, Podcaster, Comedian, Musician, Stage magician)

05 March 1955

American

Peter FarrellyPeter Farrelly
(Film director, Screenwriter)

17 December 1956

American

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Piper KermanPiper Kerman
(writer, memoirist)

28 September 1969

American

Paul KrugmanPaul Krugman
(Columnist, Economist, Essayist, Blogger, University teacher, Actor, Pundit, Journalist, Writer)

28 February 1953

American

Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
(Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter, Journalist, Philosopher, Novelist, Linguist, Playwright, Film actor)

05 March 1922

Italian

Philip PullmanPhilip Pullman
(Writer, Novelist, University teacher, Playwright, Librarian, Children's writer)

19 October 1946

British

Pierre BourdieuPierre Bourdieu
(Philosopher, Sociologist, Anthropologist, Publisher, Essayist, Writer, Professor)

01 August 1930

French

PremchandPremchand
(Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer)

31 July 1880

Indian

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Phan Thi Kim PhucPhan Thi Kim Phuc
(Writer)

02 April 1963

Canadian

Philip ZimbardoPhilip Zimbardo
(Social psychologist, University teacher, Non-fiction writer, Psychologist)

23 March 1933

American

Philippa GregoryPhilippa Gregory
(Novelist, Writer)

09 January 1954

British

Philip RosenthalPhilip Rosenthal
(Actor, Writer, Screenwriter, Film producer)

27 January 1960

American

Peter HitchensPeter Hitchens
(Journalist, Writer)

28 October 1951

British

Paula WhitePaula White
(Writer)

20 April 1966

American

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Peter MorganPeter Morgan
(screenwriter, playwright, writer)

10 April 1963

British

Peter Marc JacobsonPeter Marc Jacobson
(Screenwriter, Film producer, Television actor, Film actor, Film director, Actor)

27 October 1957

American

Pattie MallettePattie Mallette
(Autobiographer)

02 April 1975

Canadian

Pim FortuynPim Fortuyn
(Writer, Columnist, Teacher, Politician, Sociologist, University teacher)

19 February 1948

Pierluigi CollinaPierluigi Collina
(Association football referee, Writer, Economist)

13 February 1960

Italian

Pearl S. BuckPearl S. Buck
(American writer)

26 June 1892

American

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P. G. T. BeauregardP. G. T. Beauregard
(Military personnel, Artilleryman, Inventor, Writer, Politician)

28 May 1818

American

P. D. JamesP. D. James
(Writer, Politician, Novelist, Science fiction writer)

03 August 1920

British

Paul HaggisPaul Haggis
(Screenwriter, Film producer, Film director)

10 March 1953

Canadian

Patrick PearsePatrick Pearse
(Poet, writer)

10 November 1879

Irish

Patricia HighsmithPatricia Highsmith
(Writer)

1921 AD

American

Palak MuchhalPalak Muchhal
(Singer)

30 March 1992

Indian

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Philip KerrPhilip Kerr
(Writer, Poet lawyer, Science fiction writer, Children's writer)

22 February 1956

Scottish

Paul VerlainePaul Verlaine
(Poet, Essayist, Writer, Librettist)

30 March 1844

French

Paul GreengrassPaul Greengrass
(Film director, Screenwriter, Writer)

13 August 1955

British

Paolo SorrentinoPaolo Sorrentino
(Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright)

31 May 1970

Italian

Piyush MishraPiyush Mishra
(Screenwriter, Music director, Actor, Singer, Lyricist, Songwriter)

13 January 1963

Indian

Paul EkmanPaul Ekman
(Psychologist, Anthropologist, Sociologist, Non-fiction writer, University teacher)

15 February 1934

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Patricia WettigPatricia Wettig
(Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor)

04 December 1951

American

Pankaj MishraPankaj Mishra
(author, journalist, literary critic, writer)

1969 AD

Indian

Philip KotlerPhilip Kotler
(Author)

27 May 1931

American