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20 September 1948

American

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American

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15 September 1890

British

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(Novelist)

30 August 1797

British

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13 September 1916

British,Welsh

David ArquetteDavid Arquette
(Actor, Playwright)

08 September 1971

American

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19 September 1933

British,American,Scottish

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21 September 1934

Canadian

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09 September 1828

Russian

Ben CarsonBen Carson
(Politician, Former Neurosurgeon)

18 September 1951

American

Padma LakshmiPadma Lakshmi
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01 September 1970

Indian

Justine MuskJustine Musk
(Author, Elon Musk’s Ex-wife)

02 September 1972

Canadian

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(Writer)

21 September 1866

British

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28 August 1749

German

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(Writer, Journalist)

03 September 1963

American

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(Professor)

29 August 1947

American

Robert HerjavecRobert Herjavec
(Business People)

14 September 1962

Canadian

Oliver StoneOliver Stone
(Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer)

15 September 1946

American

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(Actress, Model, Writer)

20 September 1975

Italian

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(Activist, Author)

04 September 1974

American

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(Brazilian lyricist)

24 August 1947

Brazilian

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(Television Presenter, Radio Producer)

23 September 1972

British

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(Poet)

24 August 1899

Argentinian

Samuel JohnsonSamuel Johnson
(Writer)

18 September 1709

British

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(Novelist)

11 September 1885

British

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(Writer)

15 September 1977

Nigerian

O. HenryO. Henry
(Short Story Writer)

11 September 1862

American

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(Author)

17 September 1942

American

Edgar Rice BurroughsEdgar Rice Burroughs
(Creator of Tarzan)

01 September 1875

American

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(Actress)

11 September 1958

American

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(Composer, Writer)

05 September 1912

American

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31 August 1870

Italian

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(Cookbook Author, Wife of Jerry Seinfeld)

12 September 1971

Filipino,American

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(Filmmaker)

03 September 1969

American

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(Trader)

13 September 1660

British

Jared DiamondJared Diamond
(Scientist & Author)

10 September 1937

American

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(American writer)

20 September 1878

American

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17 September 1935

American

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(Novelist)

19 September 1911

British

J. B. PriestleyJ. B. Priestley
(Novelist and Playwright)

13 September 1894

British

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16 September 1984

American

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(Writer)

31 August 1919

Indian

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31 August 1935

American

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15 September 1789

American

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08 September 1886

British

Michael OndaatjeMichael Ondaatje
(Canadian poet)

12 September 1943

Canadian

Mary SoamesMary Soames
(Youngest Child of Winston Churchill)

15 September 1922

British

Antonin ArtaudAntonin Artaud
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04 September 1896

French

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05 September 1905

Hungarian,British

Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann
(First to introduce the concept of Cold War)

23 September 1889

American

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(Actor)

29 August 1925

American

Alexander McCall SmithAlexander McCall Smith
(British writer)

24 August 1948

Scottish

Sarat Chandra ChattopadhyaySarat Chandra Chattopadhyay
(Writer)

15 September 1876

Indian

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(Author, Vlogger)

24 August 1977

American

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(Writer)

15 September 1889

Jamaican,American

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10 September 1943

American

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(Novelist)

27 August 1899

British

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(Writer, Philosopher)

06 September 1928

American

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(Writer)

13 September 1876

American

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(Writer & Activist)

26 August 1941

American

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03 September 1938

British

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(American lyricist)

31 August 1918

American

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(Writer)

03 September 1940

Uruguayan

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(Author & Poet)

25 August 1836

American

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(Author and Journalist)

28 August 1913

Canadian

Alfred NoyesAlfred Noyes
(Poet)

16 September 1880

British

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(Italian poet)

09 September 1908

Italian

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(Poet)

08 September 1474

Italian

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29 August 1809

American

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04 September 1924

American

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(Literary Critic & Writer)

10 September 1903

British

Jonathan KozolJonathan Kozol
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05 September 1936

American

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26 August 1914

Argentinian

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(Novelist & Poet)

24 August 1898

American

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11 September 1957

American