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.
Gloria VanderbiltGloria Vanderbilt
20 February 1924, American
Artist, Actress
Rashida JonesRashida Jones
25 February 1976, American
Actress

Katherine SchwarzeneggerKatherine Schwarzenegger
13 December 1989, American
Author

Anne FrankAnne Frank
12 June 1929, German
Writer

Carice van HoutenCarice van Houten
05 September 1976, Dutch
Actress

Mary-Kate OlsenMary-Kate Olsen
13 June 1986, American
Actress, Fashion Designer
J. K. RowlingJ. K. Rowling
31 July 1965, British
Author

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
Julie AndrewsJulie Andrews
01 October 1935, British
Actress, Singer & Author

Amanda KnoxAmanda Knox
09 July 1987, American
Writer
Jamie Lee CurtisJamie Lee Curtis
22 November 1958, American
Actress, Author

Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
06 May 1983, American
Actress

Danai GuriraDanai Gurira
14 February 1978, American, Zimbabwean
Actress
Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie
15 September 1890, British
 

Geri HalliwellGeri Halliwell
06 August 1972, British
Singer
Jennifer EspositoJennifer Esposito
11 April 1973, American
Actress, Ex-Wife of Bradley Cooper

Hoda KotbHoda Kotb
09 August 1964, Egyptian, American
Journalist, Author, TV Anchor

Jane AustenJane Austen
16 December 1775, British
Novelist
Mary ShelleyMary Shelley
30 August 1797, British
Novelist

Joan CollinsJoan Collins
23 May 1933, British
Actress & Author
Mara WilsonMara Wilson
24 July 1987, American
Writer, Actress

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

Wendy WilliamsWendy Williams
18 July 1964, American
TV Host, Actress, Fashion Designer, Author

Maya AngelouMaya Angelou
04 April 1928, American
Author
Virginia WoolfVirginia Woolf
25 January 1882, British
Novelist
Ayn RandAyn Rand
02 February 1905, American, Russian
Author, Screenwriter, Playwright, Developer of a

P L TraversP. L. Travers
09 August 1899, Australian
Writer & Journalist

Gertrude BellGertrude Bell
14 July 1868, British
Writer, Diplomat

Patti SmithPatti Smith
30 December 1946, American
Singer
Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer

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

Candace Cameron BureCandace Cameron Bure
06 April 1976, American
Actress

Sharon OsbourneSharon Osbourne
09 October 1952, British
Television host

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Caroline KennedyCaroline Kennedy
27 November 1957, American
Author
Marie KondoMarie Kondo
09 October 1984, Japanese
Organizing Expert

Emily DickinsonEmily Dickinson
10 December 1830, American
Poet
Carly SimonCarly Simon
25 June 1945, American
 

Laura Ingalls WilderLaura Ingalls Wilder
07 February 1867, American
American writer

Padma LakshmiPadma Lakshmi
01 September 1970, Indian
Model
Lisa Brennan-JobsLisa Brennan-Jobs
17 May 1978, American
Daughter of Steve Jobs

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

Harper LeeHarper Lee
28 April 1926, American
Novelist

Amy SedarisAmy Sedaris
29 March 1961, American
 

Joan RiversJoan Rivers
08 June 1933, American
Actress

Nigella LawsonNigella Lawson
06 January 1960, British
Television Personality, Gourmet, Food Writer
Ree DrummondRee Drummond
06 January 1969, American
Blogger

Shonda RhimesShonda Rhimes
13 January 1970, American
Television Producer

Mackenzie PhillipsMackenzie Phillips
10 November 1959, American
Actress

Justine MuskJustine Musk
02 September 1972, Canadian
Author, Elon Musk’s Ex-wife
Mary BerryMary Berry
24 March 1935, British
Food Writer, TV Presenter

Asia ArgentoAsia Argento
20 September 1975, Italian
Actress, Model, Writer
Jill IrelandJill Ireland
24 April 1936, British, American
Actress

Eartha KittEartha Kitt
17 January 1927, American
Singer

Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944, American
Political Activist
Sophie HunterSophie Hunter
16 March 1978, British
Theatre Director

Sarojini NaiduSarojini Naidu
13 February 1879, Indian
Poet and Freedom Fighter
Diane LaddDiane Ladd
29 November 1932, American
Actress

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
29 August 1947, American
Professor

Michelle McNamaraMichelle McNamara
14 April 1970, American
Freelance Writer, Blogger
Princess Michael of KentPrincess Michael of Kent
15 January 1945, British
Author

Rosanne CashRosanne Cash
24 May 1955, American
Singer-Songwriter, author
Ann CoulterAnn Coulter
08 December 1961, American
 

Susan SontagSusan Sontag
16 January 1933, American
 

Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
18 February 1931, American
American novelist

Lashana LynchLashana Lynch
27 November 1987, British
Actress
Taya KyleTaya Kyle
04 September 1974, American
Activist, Author
Simone de BeauvoirSimone de Beauvoir
09 January 1908, French
Writer

Emma GoldmanEmma Goldman
27 June 1869, American
Writer

Rachel CarsonRachel Carson
27 May 1907, American
Marine biologist

Valerie HarperValerie Harper
22 August 1939, American
Actress
Mary WollstonecraftMary Wollstonecraft
27 April 1759, British
Writer

Delta BurkeDelta Burke
30 July 1956, American
Actress

George EliotGeorge Eliot
22 November 1819, British
Author and Novelist

Jill St. JohnJill St. John
19 August 1940, American
Actress

Zelda FitzgeraldZelda Fitzgerald
24 July 1900, American
Novelist
Danielle SteelDanielle Steel
14 August 1947, American
Novelist

Karen KilgariffKaren Kilgariff
11 May 1970, American
Actress
Joyce MeyerJoyce Meyer
04 June 1943, American
Author

Nora EphronNora Ephron
19 May 1941, American
Screenwriter, Producer, Director

Beverly ClearyBeverly Cleary
12 April 1916, American
Writer
Beatrix PotterBeatrix Potter
28 July 1866, British
Author

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author
Enid BlytonEnid Blyton
11 August 1897, British
Writer

Emily BrontëEmily Brontë
30 July 1818, British
Novelist

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

Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieChimamanda Ngozi Adichie
15 September 1977, Nigerian
Writer
Lucy HawkingLucy Hawking
02 November 1970, British
Journalist, Novelist, Writer

Jane AsherJane Asher
05 April 1946, British
Actress
Christina CrawfordChristina Crawford
11 June 1939, American
Author, Actress

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
03 February 1874, American
American novelist

Holly MadisonHolly Madison
23 December 1979, American
Author, Model, Reality TV Star

Harriet Beecher StoweHarriet Beecher Stowe
14 June 1811, American
American author
Eileen DavidsonEileen Davidson
15 June 1959, American
Actress