William ShakespeareWilliam Shakespeare
26 April 1564, British
Writer
Rabindranath TagoreRabindranath Tagore
07 May 1861, Indian
Poet and Author

Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress

Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez
12 May 1962, American
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
06 May 1983, American
Actress

Mick MarsMick Mars
04 May 1951, American
Musician
Lisa Brennan-JobsLisa Brennan-Jobs
17 May 1978, American
Daughter of Steve Jobs

Ruskin BondRuskin Bond
19 May 1934, Indian
Writer

Niccolò MachiavelliNiccolò Machiavelli
03 May 1469, Italian
Political Philosopher

Dante AlighieriDante Alighieri
30 April 1265, Italian
Poet
Jill IrelandJill Ireland
24 April 1936, British, American
Actress

Harper LeeHarper Lee
28 April 1926, American
Novelist
David IckeDavid Icke
29 April 1952, British
Writer

Michael MooreMichael Moore
23 April 1954, American
Documentary Filmmaker

Nora EphronNora Ephron
19 May 1941, American
Screenwriter, Producer, Director
Maximilian Carl Emil WeberMax Weber
21 April 1864, German
Sociologist

Ahmet ZappaAhmet Zappa
15 May 1974, American
Writer, Actor
Bruce BoxleitnerBruce Boxleitner
12 May 1950, American
Actor

Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
22 April 1899, Swiss, American, Russian
Novelist

Breckin MeyerBreckin Meyer
07 May 1974, American
Actor
Karen KilgariffKaren Kilgariff
11 May 1970, American
Actress

Mary WollstonecraftMary Wollstonecraft
27 April 1759, British
Writer
Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
01 May 1923, American
Novelist

Ann B. DavisAnn B. Davis
03 May 1926, American
Actress

Omar KhayyamOmar Khayyam
18 May 1048, Iranian, Persian
Mathematician

Daphne du MaurierDaphne du Maurier
13 May 1907, British
 
Wayne DyerWayne Dyer
10 May 1940, American
Self-Help Author and Motivational Speaker
Honoré de BalzacHonoré de Balzac
20 May 1799, French
French Novelist and Playwright

Alexander PopeAlexander Pope
21 May 1688, British
 

Robert BrowningRobert Browning
07 May 1812, British
Poet & Playwright

Hedda HopperHedda Hopper
02 May 1885, American
Actress
Naomi KleinNaomi Klein
08 May 1970, Canadian
Author

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James DobsonJames Dobson
21 April 1936, American
Writer

Nancy KwanNancy Kwan
19 May 1939, Hong Konger, American
Actress

Robert OwenRobert Owen
14 May 1771, Welsh
 

Olivia OlsonOlivia Olson
21 May 1992, American
Actress
Jane JacobsJane Jacobs
04 May 1916, Canadian
Journalist, Author, Activist

Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
03 May 1906, American
Writer, Editor
Benjamin Spock Benjamin Spock
02 May 1903, American
Pediatrician and Political Activist

August WilsonAugust Wilson
27 April 1945, American
American playwright

Romain GaryRomain Gary
21 May 1914, French
Diplomat
Henry FieldingHenry Fielding
22 April 1707, British
Writer

Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
08 May 1753, American
Poet
Darcey BussellDarcey Bussell
27 April 1969, British
Ballerina

Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
16 May 1929, American
American poet

Joseph AddisonJoseph Addison
01 May 1672, British
Essayist & Poet

Angela CarterAngela Carter
07 May 1940, British
 

Jerome K. JeromeJerome K. Jerome
02 May 1859, British
Writer
Gary SnyderGary Snyder
08 May 1930, American
American man of letters

Edward de BonoEdward de Bono
19 May 1933, Maltese, British
Author, Consultant

NovalisNovalis
02 May 1772, German
Philosopher & Poet

A. E. van VogtA. E. van Vogt
26 April 1912, Canadian
Science Fiction Author
Katherine Anne PorterKatherine Anne Porter
15 May 1890, American
Journalist, Essayist, Writer, Novelist

H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
16 May 1905, British
Short Story Writer
Alphonse DaudetAlphonse Daudet
13 May 1840, French
Novelist, Short story writer, playwright, poet

W Clement StoneW. Clement Stone
04 May 1902, American
Businessman & Self Help Book Author

Sigrid UndsetSigrid Undset
20 May 1882, Norwegian
Nobel Laureate in Literature
Bernard MalamudBernard Malamud
26 April 1914, American
American novelist

Camilo José CelaCamilo José Cela
11 May 1916, Spanish
Writer
Roque DaltonRoque Dalton
14 May 1935, Salvadoran
Poet

Christopher MorleyChristopher Morley
05 May 1890, American
Journalist, Novelist

Karel Appel Karel Appel
25 April 1921, Dutch
Painter, Sculptor, Poet
Charles SimicCharles Simic
09 May 1938, American
Poet

Assi RahbaniAssi Rahbani
04 May 1923, Lebanese
Composer
A.C BensonA. C. Benson
24 April 1862, British
English essayist

Charlotte BronteCharlotte Bronte
21 April 1816, British
Novelist

Ivan CankarIvan Cankar
10 May 1876, Slovenian
Writer

Abraham ValdelomarAbraham Valdelomar
27 April 1888, Peruvian
Narrator
Monique TruongMonique Truong
13 May 1968, American
Writer
Elizabeth Ann HanksElizabeth Ann Hanks
17 May 1982, American
Actress

Ahmad JavadAhmad Javad
05 May 1892, Azerbaijani
Poet

C. Day LewisC. Day Lewis
27 April 1904, Irish, British
Poet

Anna JamesonAnna Jameson
19 May 1794, British
Writer, Women Rights Activist
Kelly KillorenKelly Killoren
01 May 1968, American
Author, Socialite, Model

Girish KarnadGirish Karnad
19 May 1938, Indian
Linguist, Author, Film director, Actor,

Terry PratchettTerry Pratchett
28 April 1948, British
Writer, Novelist, Journalist, Screenwriter,

FishFish
25 April 1958, Scottish
Singer-songwriter, Actor, Singer, Composer, Poet

Nathuram GodseNathuram Godse
19 May 1910, Indian
Politician, Journalist
Søren KierkegaardSøren Kierkegaard
05 May 1813, Danish
Philosopher, Theologian, Poet, Writer, Novelist,

DonovanDonovan
10 May 1946, British
Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Composer,
Lisa EdelsteinLisa Edelstein
21 May 1966, American
Playwright, Television actor, Actor, Film actor,

Amanda PalmerAmanda Palmer
30 April 1976, American
Singer, Street artist, Composer, Pianist,

Wavy GravyWavy Gravy
15 May 1936, American
Comedian, Street artist, Circus performer, Writer
Chetan BhagatChetan Bhagat
22 April 1974, Indian
Writer, Screenwriter

Elaine MayElaine May
21 April 1932, American
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor,
Rob BrydonRob Brydon
03 May 1965, British
Actor, Television actor, Film actor, Comedian,

Eric KripkeEric Kripke
24 April 1974, American
Screenwriter, Television director, Film director

Eddie BravoEddie Bravo
15 May 1970, American
Writer

Fredrik EklundFredrik Eklund
26 April 1977, Swedish
Adult Film Star, Actor, Entrepreneur, Novelist
Leslie JordanLeslie Jordan
29 April 1955, American
Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor

Kurt SutterKurt Sutter
05 May 1960, American
actor, screenwriter, television director,
Russell T DaviesRussell T Davies
27 April 1963, British
Screenwriter, Television producer, Science fiction

Issei SagawaIssei Sagawa
26 April 1949, Japanese
actor, writer, novelist, mangaka, translator
Thomas PynchonThomas Pynchon
08 May 1937, American
Writer, Novelist, Essayist, Science fiction writer

Charles GrodinCharles Grodin
21 April 1935, American
screenwriter, stage actor, film actor, television
Jon RonsonJon Ronson
10 May 1967, British
Journalist, Writer, Screenwriter, Documentary