This section of famous people presents the biographies of some of the greatest writers and authors ever.

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Peter Jackson Peter Jackson
New Zealander

Shaun King Shaun King
American

Patti Smith Patti Smith
American
Cory Booker Cory Booker
American

Sam Harris Sam Harris
American

Joan Rivers Joan Rivers
American

Voltaire Voltaire
French

Rumi Rumi
Afghan, Turkish
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Ann Coulter Ann Coulter
American

Alan Watts Alan Watts
British, American

Joss Whedon Joss Whedon
American

Steve-O Steve-O
Canadian, British, American

Roger Stone Roger Stone
American

Amanda Knox Amanda Knox
American
Amy Sedaris Amy Sedaris
American

Homer Homer
Greek

David McCallum David McCallum
British, American, Scottish

Eartha Kitt Eartha Kitt
American
Chuck Lorre Chuck Lorre
American

Charles Bukowski Charles Bukowski
German, American
Aldous Huxley Aldous Huxley
British, American

T. S. Eliot T. S. Eliot
American

Tom Clancy Tom Clancy
American

Joseph Conrad Joseph Conrad
Polish, Ukrainian, British

Virgil Virgil
Ancient Roman

Thomas Jane Thomas Jane
American

Hoda Kotb Hoda Kotb
Egyptian, American

Debi Mazar Debi Mazar
American

Jill Ireland Jill Ireland
British, American

Tracy Letts Tracy Letts
American
Dan Brown Dan Brown
American

Harper Lee Harper Lee
American