Roald DahlRoald Dahl
13 September 1916, British, Welsh
Novelist, Short Story Writer
Leonard CohenLeonard Cohen
21 September 1934, Canadian
Singer-songwriter

Johann Wolfgang von GoetheJohann Wolfgang von Goethe
28 August 1749, German
Poet

D. H. LawrenceD. H. Lawrence
11 September 1885, British
Novelist

Jorge Luis BorgesJorge Luis Borges
24 August 1899, Argentinian
Poet

Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieChimamanda Ngozi Adichie
15 September 1977, Nigerian
Writer
Samuel JohnsonSamuel Johnson
18 September 1709, British
Writer

Siegfried SassoonSiegfried Sassoon
08 September 1886, British
 

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
31 August 1919, Indian
Writer
Claude McKayClaude McKay
15 September 1889, Jamaican, American
Writer

Michael OndaatjeMichael Ondaatje
12 September 1943, Canadian
Canadian poet
Richard CabralRichard Cabral
28 August 1984, Mexican, American
Actor

Ramdhari Singh DinkarRamdhari Singh Dinkar
23 September 1908, Indian
Poet

Robert LaSardoRobert LaSardo
20 September 1963, American
Actor

Alan Jay LernerAlan Jay Lerner
31 August 1918, American
American lyricist

Bret Harte Bret Harte
25 August 1836, American
Author & Poet
Cesare PaveseCesare Pavese
09 September 1908, Italian
Italian poet

Alfred NoyesAlfred Noyes
16 September 1880, British
Poet

Ludovico AriostoLudovico Ariosto
08 September 1474, Italian
Poet

Malcolm CowleyMalcolm Cowley
24 August 1898, American
Novelist & Poet
Dora GabeDora Gabe
26 August 1886, Bulgarian
Poet

Charles J. GuiteauCharles J. Guiteau
08 September 1841, American
Writer
Taslima NasrinTaslima Nasrin
25 August 1962, Bangladeshi
Poet, Physician, Novelist, Essayist, Writer,

Mary OliverMary Oliver
10 September 1935, American
Poet, Writer

Georges BatailleGeorges Bataille
10 September 1897, French
Philosopher, Librarian, Poet, Novelist, Writer,
Frederick ForsythFrederick Forsyth
25 August 1938, British
Author

Carmine GiovinazzoCarmine Giovinazzo
24 August 1973, American
Actor
John BetjemanJohn Betjeman
28 August 1906, British
Poet, Writer, Journalist, Literary critic

William Carlos WilliamsWilliam Carlos Williams
17 September 1883, American
Poet

Gala DalíGala Dalí
07 September 1894, Russian
Poet
Mylène FarmerMylène Farmer
12 September 1961, Canadian, French
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Singer, Actor,

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Carl AndreCarl Andre
16 September 1935, American
Painter, Sculptor, Artist, Writer, Poet
Guillaume ApollinaireGuillaume Apollinaire
25 August 1880, French, Italian
Poet

Irshad KamilIrshad Kamil
05 September 1971, Indian
Poet, Writer, Lyricist, Songwriter

Janet FrameJanet Frame
28 August 1924, New Zealander
Novelist, Essayist, Poet, Writer, Short story

François-René de ChateaubriandFrançois-René de Chateaubriand
04 September 1768, French
Writer, Politician, Diplomat, Historian, Poet,
Bibhutibhushan BandyopadhyayBibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay
12 September 1894, Indian
Poet, Writer
Sergei YeseninSergei Yesenin
21 September 1895, Russian
poet, writer

A. S. ByattA. S. Byatt
24 August 1936
Novelist

Emilie AutumnEmilie Autumn
22 September 1979, American
Singer, Poet, Violinist, Pianist

Jean ArpJean Arp
16 September 1886, German, French
Sculptor
Alfred JarryAlfred Jarry
08 September 1873, French
Playwright, Writer, Poet, Novelist

Keorapetse KgositsileKeorapetse Kgositsile
19 September 1938, South African
Poet, Journalist, Writer

AarudhraAarudhra
31 August 1925, Indian
Poet, Songwriter, Writer, Historian, Author,

Rita DoveRita Dove
28 August 1952, American
Poet, Writer

Maurice MaeterlinckMaurice Maeterlinck
29 August 1862, Belgian
Writer, Poet, Philosopher, Essayist, Playwright,
Sarah Orne JewettSarah Orne Jewett
03 September 1849, American
Novelist

Edward CarpenterEdward Carpenter
29 August 1844, British
Poet, Philosopher, Writer
Bharatendu HarishchandraBharatendu Harishchandra
09 September 1850, Indian
Actor, Journalist, Writer, Poet

Linton Kwesi JohnsonLinton Kwesi Johnson
24 August 1952, Jamaican
Poet

Steve KilbeySteve Kilbey
13 September 1954, Australian
Poet, Painter, Singer, Singer-songwriter,
Victor SpinettiVictor Spinetti
02 September 1929, British, Welsh
Actor

Habib TanvirHabib Tanvir
01 September 1923, Indian
Playwright
Theo van DoesburgTheo van Doesburg
30 August 1883, Dutch
Poet, Painter, Architect, Writer, Graphic

Mario BenedettiMario Benedetti
14 September 1920, Uruguayan
Poet, Writer, Journalist, Novelist, Essayist

Franz WerfelFranz Werfel
10 September 1890, Austrian, Czech, American
Writer, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Science

Kenji MiyazawaKenji Miyazawa
27 August 1896, Japanese
Poet, Novelist, Writer, Teacher, Esperantist,

Louis MacNeiceLouis MacNeice
12 September 1907, British
Poet, Writer, Playwright
N. F. S. GrundtvigN. F. S. Grundtvig
08 September 1783, Danish
Poet, Historian, Philosopher, Theologian, Writer,

Gurazada ApparaoGurazada Apparao
21 September 1862, Indian
author, poet

Walt KellyWalt Kelly
25 August 1913, American
Comics artist, Character animator, Reporter, Poet,

Louise Bennett-CoverleyLouise Bennett-Coverley
07 September 1919, Jamaican
Poet
ZemfiraZemfira
26 August 1976, Russian
Singer, Composer, Poet, Singer-songwriter

Pierre de RonsardPierre de Ronsard
11 September 1524, French
Poet, Writer
Stevie SmithStevie Smith
20 September 1902, British
Poet, Illustrator, Novelist, Performer, Writer

Sonia SanchezSonia Sanchez
09 September 1934, American
American poet

Blaise CendrarsBlaise Cendrars
01 September 1887, Swiss, French
War correspondent, Journalist, Poet, Writer,
Donald HallDonald Hall
20 September 1928, American
Poet

Loren EiseleyLoren Eiseley
03 September 1907, American
Anthropologist, Philosopher, Poet
Édouard GlissantÉdouard Glissant
21 September 1928, French
Writer

August Wilhelm SchlegelAugust Wilhelm Schlegel
08 September 1767, German
Linguist, Translator, Sanskrit scholar,

Thom GunnThom Gunn
29 August 1929, British
Writer
Breyten BreytenbachBreyten Breytenbach
16 September 1939, French, South African
Poet, Writer, Painter

Eugene FieldEugene Field
02 September 1850, American
Writer
Nasir KhusrawNasir Khusraw
28 August 1004, Tajikistani
Poet

Ingrid JonkerIngrid Jonker
19 September 1933, South African
Poet, Writer

Edmund GosseEdmund Gosse
21 September 1849, British
Poet

Ivor GurneyIvor Gurney
28 August 1890, British
Poet, Composer, Author, Writer
Ivan FrankoIvan Franko
27 August 1856, Ukrainian
Poet
Nicanor ParraNicanor Parra
05 September 1914, Chilean
Poet

Ibn JubayrIbn Jubayr
01 September 1145, Spanish
Geographer

Jaroslav SeifertJaroslav Seifert
23 September 1901, Czech
Writer

Rais AmrohviRais Amrohvi
12 September 1914, Pakistani
poet
Frédéric MistralFrédéric Mistral
08 September 1830, French
Writer, lexicographer,Poet

Joanna BaillieJoanna Baillie
11 September 1762, Scottish
Poet

Eduard MörikeEduard Mörike
08 September 1804, German
German poet

Pierre ReverdyPierre Reverdy
13 September 1889, French
Poet

Christoph Martin WielandChristoph Martin Wieland
05 September 1733, German
German poet
Joaquin MillerJoaquin Miller
08 September 1837, American
Poet

Luis CernudaLuis Cernuda
21 September 1902, Spanish
Poet
Constantijn HuygensConstantijn Huygens
04 September 1596, Netherlands Antilles
Poet

Aleksey Konstantinovich TolstoyAleksey Konstantinovich Tolstoy
05 September 1817, Russian
poet,novelist
Julian TuwimJulian Tuwim
13 September 1894, Polish
Lyricist
May SinclairMay Sinclair
24 August 1863, British
Writer