Literature

Baird T. Spalding

Baird T. Spalding

3 October 1872 - 18 March 1953

American writer

Kit Pedler

Kit Pedler

11 June 1927 - 27 May 1981

British writer

Ian Stuart Black

Ian Stuart Black

21 March 1915 - 1997

Writer

David Lapham

David Lapham

1970 -

Writer

Rudra Mohammad Shahidullah

Rudra Mohammad Shahidullah

1956 - 1992

Bengali poet

Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls

7 June 1974 -

English mountaineer, adventurer, author, television presenter and motivational speaker.

Al Ewing

Al Ewing

August 12, 1977 -

Writer

Bhagat Singh Thind

Bhagat Singh Thind

October 3, 1892 - September 15, 1967

American writer

Ewa Białołęcka

Ewa Białołęcka

14 December 1967 -

Polish fantasy writer

Stephen Leather

Stephen Leather

25 September 1956 -

Author

Ntozake Shange

Ntozake Shange

October 18, 1948 -

Contemporary African American writer and performance artist

Ranko Marinković

Ranko Marinković

22 February 1913 - 28 January 2001

Croatian writer

Dragutin Tadijanović

Dragutin Tadijanović

November 4, 1905 - June 27, 2007

Croatian poet

Janko Polić Kamov

Janko Polić Kamov

17 November 1886 - 8 August 1910

Croatian writer

Liz Tuccillo

Liz Tuccillo

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American writer and actress

Antoine Risso

Antoine Risso

7 August 1777 - 25 August 1845

Niçard naturalist

Ante Kovačić

Ante Kovačić

June 6, 1854 - March 10, 1889

Croatian writer

Andrija Kačić Miošić

Andrija Kačić Miošić

17 April 1704 - 14 December 1760

Croatian poet and Franciscan monk

Hanibal Lucić

Hanibal Lucić

- December 14, 1553

Croatian writer

David Bishop

David Bishop

27 September 1966 -

Writer

Chris Adrian

Chris Adrian

1970 -

Author, physician

Jeffrey Tucker

Jeffrey Tucker

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American writer

Mary Gaitskill

Mary Gaitskill

November 11, 1954 -

Novelist, short story writer, essayist

Mark Ames

Mark Ames

3 October 1965 -

American writer

Mary Boykin Chesnut

Mary Boykin Chesnut

March 31, 1823 - November 22, 1886

American writer

Bruce Vilanch

Bruce Vilanch

November 23, 1948 -

American writer and actor

Philip Francis Nowlan

Philip Francis Nowlan

1888 - February 1, 1940

American writer

Yitzhak Orpaz

Yitzhak Orpaz

1923 -

Israeli writer

Jennifer Rowe

Jennifer Rowe

1948 -

author

A. R. Ammons

A. R. Ammons

1926 - 2001

Poet

Tom MacInnes

Tom MacInnes

October 29, 1867 - February 11, 1951

Poet

David James Duncan

David James Duncan

1952 -

Novelist, essayist

James Gunn (filmmaker)

James Gunn (filmmaker)

August 5, 1970 -

American writer

Wallace Thurman

Wallace Thurman

August 16, 1902 - December 22, 1934

American writer

Gillian Rubinstein

Gillian Rubinstein

29 August 1942 -

Children's author and playwright

Jennifer Haigh

Jennifer Haigh

1968 -

Novelist

Thomas Burke (author)

Thomas Burke (author)

November, 1886 - September 22, 1945

British author

April Winchell

April Winchell

January 4, 1960 -

American writer

Jim Babka

Jim Babka

March 14, 1968 -

writer

Judith Guest

Judith Guest

March 29, 1936 -

Novelist, screenwriter

Tom Bodett

Tom Bodett

February 23, 1955 -

American writer, voice actor and radio host

Antonio Skármeta

Antonio Skármeta

1940 -

Chilean writer and diplomat

Dianne Warren

Dianne Warren

August 28, 1950 -

Canadian writer

Frank Cottrell Boyce

Frank Cottrell Boyce

1959 -

English screenwriter and children's novelist

Elwyn Jones (writer)

Elwyn Jones (writer)

19 December 1923 - 19 May 1982

British writer

Hella Haasse

Hella Haasse

2 February 1918 - 30 September 2011

Dutch writer and novelist

Zilpha Keatley Snyder

Zilpha Keatley Snyder

1927 -

American writer

Castro Alves

Castro Alves

14 March 1847 - 6 July 1871

Brazilian poet

Andy Diggle

Andy Diggle

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Writer

A. M. Klein

A. M. Klein

14 February 1909 - 20 August 1972

Writer, journalist, lawyer

Ian Maxtone-Graham

Ian Maxtone-Graham

July 3, 1959 -

Television writer and producer

Kevin Young (poet)

Kevin Young (poet)

8 November 1970 -

American poet

Vera Inber

Vera Inber

1890 - 1972

Soviet writer

Simon Scarrow

Simon Scarrow

1962 -

British writer

Clemente Soto Vélez

Clemente Soto Vélez

1905 - April 15, 1993

Puerto Rican writer

Apollon Maykov

Apollon Maykov

1821 - 1897

Russian poet

Renata Adler

Renata Adler

October 19, 1938 -

Novelist, journalist, essayist, critic

Peter De Vries

Peter De Vries

February 27, 1910 - September 28, 1993

Novelist, editor

Neal Shusterman

Neal Shusterman

df=yes December 11 -

Novelist

Charles Brackett

Charles Brackett

1892 - 1969

Writer, Screenwriter

Simon Stephens

Simon Stephens

1971 -

British playwright

James Kelman

James Kelman

9 June 1946 -

Scottish writer

Dennis Spooner

Dennis Spooner

1 December 1932 - 20 September 1986

English television writer and script editor

Bruce Fairchild Barton

Bruce Fairchild Barton

August 5, 1886 - July 5, 1967

American author, politician and advertising executive

Margarita Aliger

Margarita Aliger

1915 - August 1, 1992

Poet, translator, journalist

Bella Akhmadulina

Bella Akhmadulina

10 April 1937 - 29 November 2010

Russian poet, translator and writer

Amelia Rosselli

Amelia Rosselli

March 28, 1930 - February 11, 1996

Italian poet

Munier Choudhury

Munier Choudhury

27 November 1925 - 14 December 1971

Playwright and educator

A. J. M. Smith

A. J. M. Smith

November 8, 1902 - November 21, 1980

Canadian writer

Outi Alanne

Outi Alanne

4 May 1967 -

Writer

Olivia Ward Bush

Olivia Ward Bush

23 May 1869 - 1944

American writer

Ferdinand Blumentritt

Ferdinand Blumentritt

September 10, 1853 - September 20, 1913

Austrian writer, teacher

Peter Matthiessen

Peter Matthiessen

1927 -

American writer, environmentalist and Zen Buddhist priest

Bhanubhakta Acharya

Bhanubhakta Acharya

1814 - 1868

Nepalese poet, translator of the Ramayana

Abdullah Abu Sayeed

Abdullah Abu Sayeed

o5th July -

Bangladeshi writer

Graham McNeill

Graham McNeill

1971 -

Writer

Paul Dini

Paul Dini

August 7, 1957 -

Writer

Otto Binder

Otto Binder

1911 - 1974

American writer

Greg Daniels

Greg Daniels

June 13, 1963 -

Writer, producer, and director

Lev Grossman

Lev Grossman

June 26, 1969 -

American novelist, journalist

Adam Ważyk

Adam Ważyk

November 17, 1905 - August 13, 1982

Polish poet

Jeffrey Thomas (writer)

Jeffrey Thomas (writer)

October 3, 1957 -

American writer

Josiah Warren

Josiah Warren

1798 - April 14, 1874

American writer

Elizabeth Jolley

Elizabeth Jolley

4 June 1923 - 13 February 2007

Author

Walter Hasenclever

Walter Hasenclever

8 July 1890 - 22 June 1940

German Expressionist playwright and poet.

Melissa Scott (writer)

Melissa Scott (writer)

1960 -

American writer

William Lindsay Gresham

William Lindsay Gresham

August 20, 1909 - September 14, 1962

Novelist, nonfiction writer

Brenda Joyce (author)

Brenda Joyce (author)

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American writer

Eugénio de Andrade

Eugénio de Andrade

19 January 1923 - 13 June 2005

Poet

Savage Steve Holland

Savage Steve Holland

1960 -

Director, writer, producer, animator and voice actor

William Bronk

William Bronk

February 17, 1918 - February 22, 1999

American modernist poet

Shan Sa

Shan Sa

October 26, 1972 -

Author

Dorothy Porter

Dorothy Porter

26 March 1954 - 10 December 2008

Australian poet

Rafi Zabor

Rafi Zabor

1946 -

American novelist

Andrew Mango

Andrew Mango

1926 -

Author on Turkish topics

John Townsend Trowbridge

John Townsend Trowbridge

September 18, 1827 - February 12, 1916

American writer

Louise Simonson

Louise Simonson

September 26, 1946 -

Writer

Karl Kesel

Karl Kesel

January 7, 1959 -

Writer


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine