Writers Whose First Name Starts With R

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with R. The list includes people like Ronald Reagan, Rosario Dawson, Rabindranath Tagore, Roald Dahl, Ruskin Bond 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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Ronald Reagan

Ronald Reagan.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 40th U.S. President
Birthdate: February 6, 1911
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tampico, Illinois, United States
Died: June 5, 2004
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 2 Rosario Dawson

Rosario Dawson.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 9, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 3 Rabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore.
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: May 7, 1861
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India (present-day Kolkata, West Bengal, India)
Died: August 7, 1941

 4 Roald Dahl

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

 5 Ruskin Bond

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

 6 Richard Ayoade

Richard Ayoade.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 12, 1977
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Whipps Cross
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 7 Robert Kirkman

Robert Kirkman
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 30, 1978
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 8 Rudyard Kipling

Rudyard Kipling.
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Famous As: Journalist, Poet & Novelist
Birthdate: December 30, 1865
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mumbai, India
Died: January 18, 1936

 9 Robert Frost

Robert Frost.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 26, 1874
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: San Francisco, California
Died: January 29, 1963

 10 Rumi

Rumi.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Great Poet
Birthdate: September 30, 1207
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Balk (present-day Afghanistan)
Died: December 17, 1273

 11 Richard Dawkins

Richard Dawkins .
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Evolutionary Biologist
Birthdate: March 26, 1941
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nairobi, Kenya
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 12 Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emersion.
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Famous As: American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet
Birthdate: May 25, 1803
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 27, 1882

 13 Rachel Dolezal

Rachel Dolezal
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: November 12, 1977
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lincoln County, Montana, U.S

 14 Rush Limbaugh

Rush Limbaugh.
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Famous As: Radio Host, Political Commentator, Author, Former Television Host
Birthdate: January 12, 1951
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cape Girardeau, Missouri, U.S
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 15 Richard Hammond

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

 16 Rosie O'Donnell

Rosie O
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: March 21, 1962
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Commack, New York, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 17 Regis Philbin

Regis Philbin
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 25, 1931
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 18 Rosanne Cash

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

 19 Richard Belzer

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

 20 Robert Kiyosaki

Robert Kiyosaki.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Businessman, Motivational Speaker & Author
Birthdate: April 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hilo, Hawaii, United States

 21 Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Poet
Birthdate: November 13, 1850
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: December 3, 1894

 22 Ree Drummond

Ree Drummond.
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Famous As: Blogger
Birthdate: January 6, 1969
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bartlesville, Oklahoma
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 23 Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 22, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Waukegan, Illinois, U.S.
Died: June 5, 2012

 24 Rod Serling

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

 25 Rick Steves

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

 26 R. K. Narayan

R. K. Narayan.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: October 10, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: May 13, 2001

 27 Randolph Churchill

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

 28 Rick Riordan

Rick Riordan.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: June 5, 1964
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 29 Rachel Khoo

Rachel Khoo.
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Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Cook
Birthdate: August 28, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Croydon, United Kingdom

 30 Robert Herjavec

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

 31 Reginald VelJohnson

Reginald VelJohnson.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 16, 1952
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Queens, New York, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 32 Roland Emmerich

Roland Emmerich.
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Famous As: Film Director, Screenwriter
Birthdate: November 10, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Stuttgart, Germany

 33 Robert A. Heinlein

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

 34 R. L. Stine

R. L. Stine.
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 8, 1943
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States

 35 Robby Benson

Robby Benson.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 21, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 36 Roger Stone

Roger Stone.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Political Consultant
Birthdate: August 27, 1952
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 37 Robert Clary

Robert Clary
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 1, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 38 Ron Cephas Jones

Ron Cephas Jones.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 8, 1957
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 39 Rob Brydon

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

 40 Richard Curtis

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

 41 Rory Kinnear

Rory Kinnear
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 17, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 42 Robert Webb

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

 43 Ron White

Ron White
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Famous As: Stand-up Comedian
Birthdate: December 18, 1956
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fritch, Texas, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 44 Ranulph Fiennes

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

 45 Robin DiAngelo

Robin DiAngelo
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Famous As: Academic
Birthdate: September 8, 1956
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: San Jose, California,

 46 Richard Cabral

Richard Cabral.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 28, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 47 Robert Burns

Robert Burns.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet and Lyricist
Birthdate: January 25, 1759
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Died: July 21, 1796

 48 Rachael MacFarlane

Rachael MacFarlane
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Famous As: Voice actor, Unit production manager, Writer, Actor, Jazz musician, Singer
Birthdate: March 21, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kent

 49 Rainer Maria Rilke

Rainer Maria Rilke.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet & Novelist
Birthdate: December 4, 1875
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary
Died: December 29, 1926

 50 Robert M. Gates

Robert M. Gates
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 25, 1943
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas Wichita, Kansas, U.S.