Famous Writers

The Most Famous Writers

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Malik YobaSeptember 17, 1967AmericanMalik Yoba is an American actor, writer, and singer who made his film debut in 1993 with ‘Cool Runnings.’
Alan WattsJanuary 6, 1915British, AmericanAlan Watts was a famous British philosopher known for his Zen teachings and interpretations of Eastern philosophy
Carl SandburgJanuary 6, 1878AmericanCarl Sandburg was a famous multiple Pulitzer Prize winner writer and poet
Boris PasternakFebruary 10, 1890RussianBoris Leonidovich Pasternak was a Russian novelist, poet and translator
John GrishamFebruary 8, 1955AmericanJohn Grisham is a best-selling American novelist, politician and lawyer
Maxim GorkyMarch 28, 1868RussianAlexei Maximovich Peshkov, better known as Maxim Gorky, was a Russian author
Varg VikernesFebruary 11, 1973NorwegianVarg Vikernes is a Norwegian black metal rock artist, writer and producer
Charles LambFebruary 10, 1775BritishCharles Lamb was an English essayist, poet, fiction writer and critic from the Romantic period
Barbara EhrenreichAugust 26, 1941AmericanBarbara Ehrenreich is an American writer and political activist, most famous as a social critic and journalist
René DéscartesMarch 31, 1596FrenchRené Déscartes was a famous mathematician, writer and philosopher, who belonged to 16th century
Varg Vikernes

Varg Vikernes

Varg Vikernes is a Norwegian black metal rock artist, writer and producer

NorwegianFebruary 11, 1973185 views

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Antoine de Saint-Exupery was a French aviator and writer who is best remembered for his novella ‘The Little Prince’

FrenchJune 29, 1900169 views

Eugenio Espejo

Francisco Javier Eugenio de Santa Cruz y Espejo was a significant figure in colonial Ecuador

Neville Cardus

Sir John Frederick Neville Cardus was an English author and music critic

BritishApril 3, 1888110 views

Maxim Gorky

Alexei Maximovich Peshkov, better known as Maxim Gorky, was a Russian author

RussianMarch 28, 1868190 views

Henri Bergson

Henri-Louis Bergson was a well-known philosopher who won the 1927 Nobel Prize in Literature

FrenchOctober 18, 1859155 views

Boris Pasternak

Boris Leonidovich Pasternak was a Russian novelist, poet and translator

RussianFebruary 10, 1890282 views

Patrick White

Patrick Victor Martindale White was an Australian novelist and playwright

AustralianMay 28, 1912132 views

Andrea Dworkin

Andrea Dworkin was an American feminist writer, best known for her blunt criticism and campaign against pornography

P. L. Travers

P L Travers, born as Helen Lyndon Goff, was a mysterious and prickly Australian born British novelist, actress and journalist