Throughout history, there have been many women writers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female authors such as Lucy Maud Montgomery, Lisa Brennan-Jobs, J. K. Rowling, Jamie Lee Curtis, Helen Keller.The women writers featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
18 February 1931, American
Novelist
Rashida JonesRashida Jones
25 February 1976, American
Actress

Katherine SchwarzeneggerKatherine Schwarzenegger
13 December 1989, American
Author

Julie AndrewsJulie Andrews
01 October 1935, British
Actress

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer

Jamie Lee CurtisJamie Lee Curtis
22 November 1958, American
Actress, Author
Mary-Kate OlsenMary-Kate Olsen
13 June 1986, American
Actress, Fashion Designer

J. K. RowlingJ. K. Rowling
31 July 1965, British
Author

Anne FrankAnne Frank
12 June 1929, German
Writer

MacKenzie BezosMacKenzie Bezos
07 April 1970, American
Novelist, Journalist
Helen KellerHelen Keller
27 June 1880, American
Writer, Member of Socialist Party of America,

Portia de RossiPortia de Rossi
31 January 1973, Australian, American
Actor, Writer, Model
Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress

Margaret AtwoodMargaret Atwood
18 November 1939, Canadian
Writer, Environmental Activist

Sharon OsbourneSharon Osbourne
09 October 1952, British
Television host
Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
06 May 1983, American
Actress

Jane AustenJane Austen
16 December 1775, British
Novelist
Jennifer EspositoJennifer Esposito
11 April 1973, American
Actress, Ex-Wife of Bradley Cooper

Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie
15 September 1890, British
 

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
31 August 1919, Indian
Writer
Rosanne CashRosanne Cash
24 May 1955, American
Singer-Songwriter, author

Amanda KnoxAmanda Knox
09 July 1987, American
Writer
Emily DickinsonEmily Dickinson
10 December 1830, American
Poet

Laura IngrahamLaura Ingraham
19 June 1964, American
Radio Host, Author and Political Commentator

Mary ShelleyMary Shelley
30 August 1797, British
Novelist

Mara WilsonMara Wilson
24 July 1987, American
Writer, Actress
Maya AngelouMaya Angelou
04 April 1928, American
Author
Virginia WoolfVirginia Woolf
25 January 1882, British
Novelist

Joan CollinsJoan Collins
23 May 1933, British
Actress & Author

Eartha KittEartha Kitt
17 January 1927, American
Singer

Ayn RandAyn Rand
02 February 1905, American, Russian
Author, Screenwriter, Playwright, Developer of a
Patti SmithPatti Smith
30 December 1946, American
Singer

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Gertrude BellGertrude Bell
14 July 1868, British
Writer, Diplomat

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter
08 December 1961, American
 

Fran DrescherFran Drescher
30 September 1957, American
Actress

Gloria VanderbiltGloria Vanderbilt
20 February 1924, American
Artist, Actress
Hoda KotbHoda Kotb
09 August 1964, Egyptian, American
Journalist, Author, TV Anchor

Candace Cameron BureCandace Cameron Bure
06 April 1976, American
Actress
Caroline KennedyCaroline Kennedy
27 November 1957, American
Author

Carly SimonCarly Simon
25 June 1945, American
 

Wendy WilliamsWendy Williams
18 July 1964, American
TV Host, Actress, Fashion Designer, Author
Geri HalliwellGeri Halliwell
06 August 1972, British
Singer

Lisa Brennan-JobsLisa Brennan-Jobs
17 May 1978, American
Daughter of Steve Jobs
Marie KondoMarie Kondo
09 October 1984, Japanese
Organizing Expert

Joan RiversJoan Rivers
08 June 1933, American
Actress

Nigella LawsonNigella Lawson
06 January 1960, British
Television Personality, Gourmet, Food Writer

Sarojini NaiduSarojini Naidu
13 February 1879, Indian
Poet and Freedom Fighter

Doris RobertsDoris Roberts
04 November 1925, American
Actress
Carice van HoutenCarice van Houten
05 September 1976, Dutch
Actress

Padma LakshmiPadma Lakshmi
01 September 1970, Indian
Model

Harper LeeHarper Lee
28 April 1926, American
Novelist

Lynne CheneyLynne Cheney
14 August 1941, American
Author, Former Show Host
Sela WardSela Ward
11 July 1956, American
Actress

Laura Ingalls WilderLaura Ingalls Wilder
07 February 1867, American
American writer
Asia ArgentoAsia Argento
20 September 1975, Italian
Actress, Model, Writer

Donna DouglasDonna Douglas
26 September 1932, American
Actress

Danai GuriraDanai Gurira
14 February 1978, American, Zimbabwean
Actress
Ree DrummondRee Drummond
06 January 1969, American
Blogger

Mackenzie PhillipsMackenzie Phillips
10 November 1959, American
Actress
Justine MuskJustine Musk
02 September 1972, Canadian
Author, Elon Musk’s Ex-wife

Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris
29 March 1961, American
 

Mary BerryMary Berry
24 March 1935, British
Food Writer, TV Presenter
Debi MazarDebi Mazar
13 August 1964, American
Actress

P L TraversP. L. Travers
09 August 1899, Australian
Writer & Journalist
Jill IrelandJill Ireland
24 April 1936, British, American
Actress

Shonda RhimesShonda Rhimes
13 January 1970, American
Television Producer

Sophie HunterSophie Hunter
16 March 1978, British
Theatre Director

Olivia OlsonOlivia Olson
21 May 1992, American
Actress
Diane LaddDiane Ladd
29 November 1932, American
Actress
Susan SontagSusan Sontag
16 January 1933, American
 

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
29 August 1947, American
Professor

Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944, American
Political Activist

Michelle McNamaraMichelle McNamara
14 April 1970, American
Freelance Writer, Blogger
Charlotte CasiraghiCharlotte Casiraghi
03 August 1986, Monacan
Editor-at-large, Equestrian Sports Ambassador

Enid BlytonEnid Blyton
11 August 1897, British
Writer

Loretta SwitLoretta Swit
04 November 1937, American
Actress

Simone de BeauvoirSimone de Beauvoir
09 January 1908, French
Writer

Mary WollstonecraftMary Wollstonecraft
27 April 1759, British
Writer
Lucy HawkingLucy Hawking
02 November 1970, British
Journalist, Novelist, Writer

Nora EphronNora Ephron
19 May 1941, American
Screenwriter, Producer, Director
Lashana LynchLashana Lynch
27 November 1987, British
Actress

Taya KyleTaya Kyle
04 September 1974, American
Activist, Author

Valerie HarperValerie Harper
22 August 1939, American
Actress
Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
14 December 1916, American
Author

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author
George EliotGeorge Eliot
22 November 1819, British
Author and Novelist

Assata ShakurAssata Shakur
16 July 1947, Cuban, American
Murder Convict

Louisa May AlcottLouisa May Alcott
29 November 1832, American
Writer

Holly MadisonHolly Madison
23 December 1979, American
Author, Model, Reality TV Star
Ellyse PerryEllyse Perry
03 November 1990, Australian
Sportswoman

Delta BurkeDelta Burke
30 July 1956, American
Actress
Zelda FitzgeraldZelda Fitzgerald
24 July 1900, American
Novelist

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
03 February 1874, American
American novelist
Jill St. JohnJill St. John
19 August 1940, American
Actress

SapphoSappho
0630 BC, Greek
Poet
Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieChimamanda Ngozi Adichie
15 September 1977, Nigerian
Writer