George R. R. MartinGeorge R. R. Martin
20 September 1948, American
Screenwriter, Novelist
Stephen KingStephen King
21 September 1947, American
Author

Carice van HoutenCarice van Houten
05 September 1976, Dutch
Actress

Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie
15 September 1890, British
 

Roald DahlRoald Dahl
13 September 1916, British, Welsh
Novelist, Short Story Writer

David ArquetteDavid Arquette
08 September 1971, American
Actor, Playwright
Mary ShelleyMary Shelley
30 August 1797, British
Novelist

Leonard CohenLeonard Cohen
21 September 1934, Canadian
Singer-songwriter

Leo TolstoyLeo Tolstoy
09 September 1828, Russian
 

David McCallumDavid McCallum
19 September 1933, British, American, Scottish
Actor
Ben CarsonBen Carson
18 September 1951, American
Politician, Former Neurosurgeon

Padma LakshmiPadma Lakshmi
01 September 1970, Indian
Model
H. G. WellsH. G. Wells
21 September 1866, British
Writer

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

Justine MuskJustine Musk
02 September 1972, Canadian
Author, Elon Musk’s Ex-wife
Malcolm GladwellMalcolm Gladwell
03 September 1963, American
Writer, Journalist

Asia ArgentoAsia Argento
20 September 1975, Italian
Actress, Model, Writer
Oliver StoneOliver Stone
15 September 1946, American
Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Robert HerjavecRobert Herjavec
14 September 1962, Canadian
Business People

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
29 August 1947, American
Professor
Paulo CoelhoPaulo Coelho
24 August 1947, Brazilian
Brazilian lyricist

Taya KyleTaya Kyle
04 September 1974, American
Activist, Author
Jorge Luis BorgesJorge Luis Borges
24 August 1899, Argentinian
Poet

Jared DiamondJared Diamond
10 September 1937, American
Scientist & Author

Samuel JohnsonSamuel Johnson
18 September 1709, British
Writer

D. H. LawrenceD. H. Lawrence
11 September 1885, British
Novelist
Karl PilkingtonKarl Pilkington
23 September 1972, British
Television Presenter, Radio Producer
Edgar Rice BurroughsEdgar Rice Burroughs
01 September 1875, American
Creator of Tarzan

Jessica SeinfeldJessica Seinfeld
12 September 1971, Filipino, American
Cookbook Author, Wife of Jerry Seinfeld

Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieChimamanda Ngozi Adichie
15 September 1977, Nigerian
Writer

Robert GraysmithRobert Graysmith
17 September 1942, American
Author
O. HenryO. Henry
11 September 1862, American
Short Story Writer

Dee Dee RamoneDee Dee Ramone
18 September 1951, American
Musician

John CageJohn Cage
05 September 1912, American
Composer, Writer

Roxann DawsonRoxann Dawson
11 September 1958, American
Actress

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Maria MontessoriMaria Montessori
31 August 1870, Italian
Physician and Educator
Noah BaumbachNoah Baumbach
03 September 1969, American
Filmmaker

Daniel DefoeDaniel Defoe
13 September 1660, British
Trader
Upton SinclairUpton Sinclair
20 September 1878, American
American writer

Ken KeseyKen Kesey
17 September 1935, American
 

William GoldingWilliam Golding
19 September 1911, British
Novelist
J. B. PriestleyJ. B. Priestley
13 September 1894, British
Novelist and Playwright

Siegfried SassoonSiegfried Sassoon
08 September 1886, British
 
James Fenimore CooperJames Fenimore Cooper
15 September 1789, American
Writer

Eldridge CleaverEldridge Cleaver
31 August 1935, American
 

Sabrina BryanSabrina Bryan
16 September 1984, American
Singer-songwriter

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
31 August 1919, Indian
Writer

Michael OndaatjeMichael Ondaatje
12 September 1943, Canadian
Canadian poet
Mary SoamesMary Soames
15 September 1922, British
Youngest Child of Winston Churchill

Richard CabralRichard Cabral
28 August 1984, Mexican, American
Actor

Dick CusackDick Cusack
29 August 1925, American
Actor

Antonin ArtaudAntonin Artaud
04 September 1896, French
Dramatist, Poet, Essayist, Actor, & Theatre
Arthur KoestlerArthur Koestler
05 September 1905, Hungarian, British
 

Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann
23 September 1889, American
First to introduce the concept of Cold War
Alexander McCall SmithAlexander McCall Smith
24 August 1948, Scottish
British writer

Sarat Chandra ChattopadhyaySarat Chandra Chattopadhyay
15 September 1876, Indian
Writer

John GreenJohn Green
24 August 1977, American
Author, Vlogger
Neale Donald WalschNeale Donald Walsch
10 September 1943, American
Spiritual Author

Robert M. PirsigRobert M. Pirsig
06 September 1928, American
Writer, Philosopher
C. S. ForesterC. S. Forester
27 August 1899, British
Novelist

Claude McKayClaude McKay
15 September 1889, Jamaican, American
Writer

Sherwood AndersonSherwood Anderson
13 September 1876, American
Writer
Barbara EhrenreichBarbara Ehrenreich
26 August 1941, American
Writer & Activist

Euell GibbonsEuell Gibbons
08 September 1911, American
Outdoorsman
Caryl ChurchillCaryl Churchill
03 September 1938, British
Dramatist, Women's Rights Activist

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

Eduardo GaleanoEduardo Galeano
03 September 1940, Uruguayan
Writer

Bret Harte Bret Harte
25 August 1836, American
Author & Poet
Robertson DaviesRobertson Davies
28 August 1913, Canadian
Author and Journalist
Alfred NoyesAlfred Noyes
16 September 1880, British
Poet

Cesare PaveseCesare Pavese
09 September 1908, Italian
Italian poet

Ludovico AriostoLudovico Ariosto
08 September 1474, Italian
Poet

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
29 August 1809, American
Writer, Physician
Jonathan KozolJonathan Kozol
05 September 1936, American
Educator & Non-Fiction Writer

Joan AikenJoan Aiken
04 September 1924, American
Writer

Cyril ConnollyCyril Connolly
10 September 1903, British
Literary Critic & Writer

Julio CortazarJulio Cortazar
26 August 1914, Argentinian
Novelist

Malcolm CowleyMalcolm Cowley
24 August 1898, American
Novelist & Poet
James McBrideJames McBride
11 September 1957, American
 

Emile HabibiEmile Habibi
29 August 1922, Israeli
Writer
Richard WrightRichard Wright
04 September 1908, American
Author

Barbara Grizzuti HarrisonBarbara Grizzuti Harrison
14 September 1934, American
Author, Journalist

Lorenzo ThomasLorenzo Thomas
31 August 1944, American
Poet
Dora GabeDora Gabe
26 August 1886, Bulgarian
Poet

Wyatt CooperWyatt Cooper
01 September 1927, American
Author
Lori BakkerLori Bakker
30 August 1957, American
Former Televangelist, Speaker

Kennedy MontgomeryKennedy Montgomery
08 September 1972, American
Commentator

Siohvaughn FunchesSiohvaughn Funches
06 September 1981, American
Dwyane Wade's Ex-wife

Phil McGrawPhil McGraw
01 September 1950, American
College Student Personnel, Actor, Television
MammoottyMammootty
07 September 1951, Indian
actor, film producer, screenwriter, film actor

Dave MustaineDave Mustaine
13 September 1961, American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer,
Fiona AppleFiona Apple
13 September 1977, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Pianist,

Sophie DahlSophie Dahl
15 September 1977, British
Author, Model, Writer

Erich HoneckerErich Honecker
25 August 1912, German
Politician, Autobiographer, Non-fiction writer

Margaret TrudeauMargaret Trudeau
10 September 1948, Canadian
Autobiographer, Actor
Dennis RitchieDennis Ritchie
09 September 1941, American
Computer scientist, Programmer, Writer