Writers Whose First Name Starts With R

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with R. The list includes people like Rosario Dawson, Roald Dahl, Rabindranath Tagore, Russell Watson, Rush Limbaugh and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with R includes people from United States, England, Germany, India and other countries all over the world.

 1 Rosario Dawson

Rosario Dawson
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 9, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 2 Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: September 13, 1916
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: British
Died: November 23, 1990
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 3 Rabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: May 7, 1861
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Indian
Died: August 7, 1941

 4 Russell Watson

Russell Watson
Famous As: Tenor Singer
Birthdate: November 24, 1966
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: British

 5 Rush Limbaugh

Rush Limbaugh
Famous As: Radio Host, Political Commentator, Author, Former Television Host
Birthdate: January 12, 1951
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 6 Richard Ayoade

Richard Ayoade
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 12, 1977
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 7 Regis Philbin

Regis Philbin
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 25, 1931
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 8 Roger Stone

Roger Stone
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Political Consultant
Birthdate: August 27, 1952
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 9 Richard Hammond

Richard Hammond
Famous As: Television presenter, Writer, Journalist, Autobiographer, Children's writer
Birthdate: December 19, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: British
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 10 Rudyard Kipling

Rudyard Kipling
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author & Poet
Birthdate: December 30, 1865
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: British
Died: January 18, 1936

 11 Rumi

Rumi
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Great Poet
Birthdate: September 30, 1207
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Afghan, Turkish
Died: December 17, 1273

 12 Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emersion
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet
Birthdate: May 25, 1803
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Died: April 27, 1882

 13 Rosie O'Donnell

Rosie O
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: March 21, 1962
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 14 Robert Frost

Robert Frost
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 26, 1874
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: January 29, 1963

 15 Ruskin Bond

Ruskin Bond
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: May 19, 1934
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Indian
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 16 Rod Serling

Rod Serling
Famous As: Screenwriter, TV Producer, Narrator
Birthdate: December 25, 1924
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: June 28, 1975

 17 Reginald VelJohnson

Reginald VelJohnson
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 16, 1952
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 18 Rachel Dolezal

Rachel Dolezal
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: November 12, 1977
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

 19 Richard Curtis

Richard Curtis
Famous As: Screenwriter, Film director, Film producer, Television producer, Writer
Birthdate: November 8, 1956
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: New Zealander
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 20 Ruth Jones

Ruth Jones
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 22, 1966
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: British, Welsh
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 21 Randolph Churchill

Randolph Churchill
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Journalist, Politician
Birthdate: May 28, 1911
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British
Died: June 6, 1968

 22 Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 22, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Died: June 5, 2012

 23 Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Poet
Birthdate: November 13, 1850
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Scottish
Died: December 3, 1894

 24 Robert Kiyosaki

Robert Kiyosaki
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Businessman, Motivational Speaker & Author
Birthdate: April 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

 25 R. L. Stine

R. L. Stine
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 8, 1943
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American

 26 Ree Drummond

Ree Drummond
Famous As: Blogger
Birthdate: January 6, 1969
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 27 Ron Stallworth

Ron Stallworth
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Police officer
Birthdate: June 18, 1953
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 28 Richard Belzer

Richard Belzer
Famous As: Stand-up Comedian, Actor, Author
Birthdate: August 4, 1944
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 29 Rob Brydon

Rob Brydon
Famous As: Actor, Television actor, Film actor, Comedian, Autobiographer
Birthdate: May 3, 1965
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: British
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 30 Robert Herjavec

Robert Herjavec
Famous As: Business People
Birthdate: September 14, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Canadian
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 31 Robert Graysmith

Robert Graysmith
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: September 17, 1942
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 32 Rick Riordan

Rick Riordan
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: June 5, 1964
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 33 Robert Fisk

Robert Fisk
Famous As: Journalist, Historian, Writer, War correspondent
Birthdate: July 12, 1946
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: British

 34 Rosanne Cash

Rosanne Cash
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter, author
Birthdate: May 24, 1955
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 35 Ron White

Ron White
Famous As: Stand-up Comedian
Birthdate: December 18, 1956
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 36 Robert M. Gates

Robert M. Gates
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 25, 1943
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American

 37 Rick Steves

Rick Steves
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Travel writer
Birthdate: May 10, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 38 Roland Emmerich

Roland Emmerich
Famous As: Film Director, Screenwriter
Birthdate: November 10, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: German

 39 Ricky Tomlinson

Ricky Tomlinson
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 26, 1939
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: British
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 40 Robert A. Heinlein

Robert A. Heinlein
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Science Fiction Writer
Birthdate: July 7, 1907
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: May 8, 1988

 41 Rumer Godden

Rumer Godden
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: December 10, 1907
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: British
Died: November 8, 1998

 42 Ruth Westheimer

Ruth Westheimer
Famous As: Media Personality
Birthdate: June 4, 1928
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: German, American
Height: 4'7" (140 cm)

 43 Rory Kinnear

Rory Kinnear
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 17, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: British
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 44 Rory Kennedy

Rory Kennedy
Famous As: Filmmaker
Birthdate: December 12, 1968
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American

 45 Robert Burns

Robert Burns
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet and Lyricist
Birthdate: January 25, 1759
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Scottish
Died: July 21, 1796

 46 Richard Briers

Richard Briers
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 14, 1934
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: British
Died: February 17, 2013
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 47 Rose Wilder Lane

Rose Wilder Lane
Famous As: Journalists
Birthdate: December 5, 1886
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Died: October 30, 1968

 48 Robert Webb

Robert Webb
Famous As: Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Comedian, Writer, Screenwriter
Birthdate: September 29, 1972
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: British
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 49 Ranulph Fiennes

Ranulph Fiennes
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer, Writer, Athletics competitor
Birthdate: March 7, 1944
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: British
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 50 Ronnie Corbett

Ronnie Corbett
Famous As: Comedian, Author, Writer, Film actor, Stage actor, Cabaret artist, Aviator
Birthdate: December 4, 1930
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: British
Died: March 31, 2016
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)