Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress
William ShakespeareWilliam Shakespeare
26 April 1564, British
Writer

Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez
12 May 1962, American
Actor

Rabindranath TagoreRabindranath Tagore
07 May 1861, Indian
Poet

David IckeDavid Icke
29 April 1952, British
Writer

Niccolò MachiavelliNiccolò Machiavelli
03 May 1469, Italian
Political Philosopher
August WilsonAugust Wilson
27 April 1945, American
American playwright

Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
06 May 1983, American
Actress

Mary WollstonecraftMary Wollstonecraft
27 April 1759, British
Writer
Michael MooreMichael Moore
23 April 1954, American
Documentary Filmmaker

Dante AlighieriDante Alighieri
30 April 1265, Italian
Poet
Lisa Brennan-JobsLisa Brennan-Jobs
17 May 1978, American
Daughter of Steve Jobs

Jill IrelandJill Ireland
24 April 1936, British, American
Actress

Ruskin BondRuskin Bond
19 May 1934, Indian
Writer

Mick MarsMick Mars
04 May 1951, American
Musician

Nora EphronNora Ephron
19 May 1941, American
Screenwriter, Producer, Director
Olivia OlsonOlivia Olson
21 May 1992, American
Actress

Harper LeeHarper Lee
28 April 1926, American
Novelist

Charlotte BronteCharlotte Bronte
21 April 1816, British
Novelist

Maximilian Carl Emil WeberMax Weber
21 April 1864, German
Sociologist
Daphne du MaurierDaphne du Maurier
13 May 1907, British
 

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

Chetan BhagatChetan Bhagat
22 April 1974, Indian
Author
Honoré de BalzacHonoré de Balzac
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French Novelist and Playwright

Sir James Matthew BarrieSir James Matthew Barrie
09 May 1860, British, Scottish
Writer
Ahmet ZappaAhmet Zappa
15 May 1974, American
Writer, Actor

Milton William CooperMilton William Cooper
06 May 1943, American
Author

Edd ChinaEdd China
09 May 1971, British
Television Presenter
Robert GreeneRobert Greene
14 May 1959, British, American
Writer, Playwright

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Julius EvolaJulius Evola
19 May 1898, Italian
Philosopher
Ann B. DavisAnn B. Davis
03 May 1926, American
Actress

Alexander PopeAlexander Pope
21 May 1688, British
 

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

Darcey BussellDarcey Bussell
27 April 1969, British
Ballerina
Damon LindelofDamon Lindelof
24 April 1973, American
Screenwriter
Dante Gabriel RossettiDante Gabriel Rossetti
12 May 1828, British
Poet

Daniel WeissDaniel Weiss
23 April 1971, American
Television Producer

Hedda HopperHedda Hopper
02 May 1885, American
Actress

Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
03 May 1906, American
Writer, Editor
Robert BrowningRobert Browning
07 May 1812, British
Poet & Playwright

Gary RhodesGary Rhodes
22 April 1960, British
Restaurateur

Ted AllenTed Allen
20 May 1965, American
TV Personality

Naomi KleinNaomi Klein
08 May 1970, Canadian
Author

Wayne DyerWayne Dyer
10 May 1940, American
Self-Help Author and Motivational Speaker
Tana FrenchTana French
10 May 1973, Italian, American
Writer

Romain GaryRomain Gary
21 May 1914, French
Diplomat
Karen KilgariffKaren Kilgariff
11 May 1970, American
Actress

Saadat Hasan MantoSaadat Hasan Manto
11 May 1912, Pakistani
Writer

C. Day LewisC. Day Lewis
27 April 1904, Irish, British
Poet
Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
16 May 1929, American
American poet

Mikhail BulgakovMikhail Bulgakov
15 May 1891, Russian
Novelist
Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
08 May 1753, American
Poet

Robert OwenRobert Owen
14 May 1771, Welsh
 

Kelly KillorenKelly Killoren
01 May 1968, American
Author, Socialite, Model

James DobsonJames Dobson
21 April 1936, American
Writer

Olympe de GougesOlympe de Gouges
07 May 1748, French
Playwright
Anthony TrollopeAnthony Trollope
24 April 1815, British
Novelist

Li BaiLi Bai
19 May 0701, Chinese
Poet

Henry FieldingHenry Fielding
22 April 1707, British
Writer

Betty DeGeneresBetty DeGeneres
20 May 1930, American
Speech Therapist
Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
01 May 1923, American
Novelist

Alistair MacleanAlistair Maclean
21 April 1922, Scottish
Novelist
Benjamin Spock Benjamin Spock
02 May 1903, American
Pediatrician and Political Activist

Jane JacobsJane Jacobs
04 May 1916, Canadian
Journalist, Author, Activist

Ramachandra GuhaRamachandra Guha
29 April 1958, Indian
Writer
Jerome K. JeromeJerome K. Jerome
02 May 1859, British
Writer

Angela CarterAngela Carter
07 May 1940, British
 
Alphonse DaudetAlphonse Daudet
13 May 1840, French
Novelist, Short story writer, playwright, poet

Joseph AddisonJoseph Addison
01 May 1672, British
Essayist & Poet

Gary SnyderGary Snyder
08 May 1930, American
American man of letters
NovalisNovalis
02 May 1772, German
Philosopher & Poet

Edward de BonoEdward de Bono
19 May 1933, Maltese, British
Author, Consultant
Katherine Anne PorterKatherine Anne Porter
15 May 1890, American
Journalist, Essayist, Writer, Novelist

Bernard MalamudBernard Malamud
26 April 1914, American
American novelist

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

Assi RahbaniAssi Rahbani
04 May 1923, Lebanese
Composer
Sigrid UndsetSigrid Undset
20 May 1882, Norwegian
Nobel Laureate in Literature
H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
16 May 1905, British
Short Story Writer

A. E. van VogtA. E. van Vogt
26 April 1912, Canadian
Science Fiction Author

Camilo José CelaCamilo José Cela
11 May 1916, Spanish
Writer

Omar KhayyamOmar Khayyam
18 May 1048, Iranian
Mathematician
Christopher MorleyChristopher Morley
05 May 1890, American
Journalist, Novelist

Ivan CankarIvan Cankar
10 May 1876, Slovenian
Writer

Karel Appel Karel Appel
25 April 1921, Dutch
Painter, Sculptor, Poet

Roque DaltonRoque Dalton
14 May 1935, Salvadoran
Poet

A.C BensonA. C. Benson
24 April 1862, British
English essayist
Abraham ValdelomarAbraham Valdelomar
27 April 1888, Peruvian
Narrator

Ahmad JavadAhmad Javad
05 May 1892, Azerbaijani
Poet
Ludwig WittgensteinLudwig Wittgenstein
26 April 1889, Austrian, British
Philosopher

Anna JamesonAnna Jameson
19 May 1794, British
Writer, Women Rights Activist
Monique TruongMonique Truong
13 May 1968, American
Writer
Elizabeth Ann HanksElizabeth Ann Hanks
17 May 1982, American
Actress