Writers Whose First Name Starts With U

Discover the famous writers whose name starts with U. The list includes people like Ursula K. Le Guin, Upton Sinclair, Umberto Eco, Uri Geller, Uuno Kailas and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of writers whose names start with U includes people from Germany, United States, India, Italy 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 Upton Sinclair

Upton Sinclair
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American writer
Birthdate: September 20, 1878
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
Died: November 25, 1968

 2 Ursula K. Le Guin

Ursula K. Le Guin
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: October 21, 1929
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States
Died: January 22, 2018

 3 Umberto Eco

Umberto Eco
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Medievalist, Philosopher and Author of 'The Name of the Rose' and 'Foucault's Pendulum'
Birthdate: January 5, 1932
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Alessandria, Italy
Died: February 19, 2016

 4 Uri Geller

Uri Geller
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Famous As: Magician
Birthdate: December 20, 1946
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tel Aviv
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 5 Usman dan Fodio

Usman dan Fodio
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Teacher
Birthdate: December 15, 1754
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Gobir, Nigeria
Died: April 20, 1817

 6 Ursula Haverbeck

Ursula Haverbeck
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 8, 1928
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Winterscheid, Gilserberg, Germany

 7 Uzodinma Iweala

Uzodinma Iweala
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 5, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.
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 8 Ursula Kuczynski

Ursula Kuczynski
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Spy
Birthdate: May 15, 1907
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Schöneberg, Berlin, Germany
Died: July 7, 2000

 9 Urho Kekkonen

Urho Kekkonen
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President
Birthdate: September 3, 1900
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pielavesi, Finland
Died: August 31, 1986

 10 Ulpian

Ulpian
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Roman jurist
Birthdate: 0170 AD
Birthplace: Tyre, Lebanon
Died: November 30, 0228

 11 Utah Phillips

Utah Phillips
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Former folk singer known for Goodnight-Loving Trail and Daddy, What's a Train?
Birthdate: May 15, 1935
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: May 23, 2008

 12 Uschi Glas

Uschi Glas
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 2, 1944
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Landau an der Isar, Bavaria, Germany
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 13 Ulrich von Hutten

Ulrich von Hutten
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Scholar
Birthdate: April 21, 1488
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: near Fulda, Germany
Died: August 29, 1523

 14 Ulrich Seidl

Ulrich Seidl
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Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer
Birthdate: November 24, 1952
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna

 15 U Ottama

U Ottama
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Monk
Birthdate: December 28, 1879
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sittwe, Myanmar (Burma)
Died: September 9, 1939

 16 Uuno Kailas

Uuno Kailas
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 29, 1901
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Heinola
Died: March 22, 1933

 17 Upendra Subba

Upendra Subba
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: September 26, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Angsarang, Panchthar, Nepal

 18 Uzra Jafari

Uzra Jafari
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 1978 AD
Birthplace: Afghanistan

 19 Umar Ibn Abi Rabi'ah

Umar Ibn Abi Rabi'ah
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: October 31, 0644
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: 0719 AD

 20 Ugo Betti

Ugo Betti
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Listed In:
Famous As: Poet, Writer, Playwright, Judge
Birthdate: February 4, 1892
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Camerino
Died: June 9, 1953

 21 U.A. Fanthorpe

U.A. Fanthorpe
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: July 22, 1929
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: April 28, 2009

 22 Uwe Johnson

Uwe Johnson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: July 20, 1934
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kamień Pomorski, Poland
Died: February 22, 1984

 23 Ulli Beier

Ulli Beier
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Famous As: Editor
Birthdate: July 30, 1922
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Germany
Died: April 3, 2011

 24 Upamanyu Chatterjee

Upamanyu Chatterjee
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Author, Civil Servant
Birthdate: 1959 AD
Birthplace: Patna, Bihar, India

 25 Umberto Saba

Umberto Saba
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 9, 1883
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Trieste, Italy
Died: August 25, 1957

 26 Ulrich von Liechtenstein

Ulrich von Liechtenstein
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 1200 AD
Birthplace: Murau, Austria
Died: January 26, 1275

 27 Uys Krige

Uys Krige
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 4, 1910
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bontebokskloof, South Africa
Died: August 10, 1987

 28 Uchimura Kanzō

Uchimura Kanzō
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 26, 1861
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Died: March 28, 1930

 29 Umera Ahmad

Umera Ahmad
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Author best known for her novels and plays Shehr-e-Zaat, Pir-e-Kamil, Zindagi Gulzar Hai
Birthdate: December 10, 1976
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sialkot, Pakistan

 30 Uri Zvi Greenberg

Uri Zvi Greenberg
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: September 22, 1896
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bilyi Kamin', Ukraine
Died: May 8, 1981

 31 Ugo Foscolo

Ugo Foscolo
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 6, 1778
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Zakynthos, Greece
Died: September 10, 1827

 32 Unica Zürn

Unica Zürn
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: July 6, 1916
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: German
Died: October 19, 1970

 33 Ulrich Boner

Ulrich Boner
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 1280 AD
Birthplace: Bern. Switzerland
Died: 1350 AD

 34 Ulf Lundell

Ulf Lundell
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 20, 1949
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Södermalm, Stockholm, Sweden

 35 Ungulani Ba Ka Khosa

Ungulani Ba Ka Khosa
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 1, 1957
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Inhaminga, Mozambique

 36 Ueda Akinari

Ueda Akinari
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: July 25, 1734
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Osaka, Osaka, Japan
Died: August 8, 1809

 37 U. A. Khader

U. A. Khader
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: November 16, 1935
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bilin, Rangoon, Burma
Died: December 12, 2020

 38 Unity Dow

Unity Dow
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Lawyer, judge and politician
Birthdate: April 23, 1959
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mochudi, Bechuanaland Protectorate

 39 Ukawsaw Gronniosaw

Ukawsaw Gronniosaw
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Former Autobiographer known for his 1772 narrative autobiography A Narrative of the Most Remarkable Particulars in the Life of James Albert Ukawsaw Gronniosaw, an African Prince, as Related by Himself
Birthdate: 1705 AD
Birthplace: Nigeria
Died: September 28, 1775