Author Birthdays for September

  • Scott Spencer  73
    Novelist
    Saturday, September 1st 1945
  • Mustafa Balel  73
    Novelist
    Saturday, September 1st 1945
  • C. J. Cherryh  76
    Novelist
    Tuesday, September 1st 1942
  • Alan Dershowitz  80
    Non-Fiction
    Thursday, September 1st 1938
  • Ron O’Neal  81
    Screenwriter
    Wednesday, September 1st 1937
  • Wyatt Emory Cooper  91
    Playwright, Screenwriter
    Thursday, September 1st 1927
  • Willem Frederik Hermans  97
    Novelist
    Thursday, September 1st 1921
  • Liz Carpenter  98
    Journalist
    Wednesday, September 1st 1920
  • Eleanor Hibbert  112
    Novelist
    Saturday, September 1st 1906
  • Andrei Platonov  119
    Novelist
    Friday, September 1st 1899
  • Blaise Cendrars  131
    Novelist, Poet
    Thursday, September 1st 1887
  • Edgar Rice Burroughs  143
    Novelist
    Wednesday, September 1st 1875
  • Innokenty Annensky  163
    Poet
    Saturday, September 1st 1855
  • Daniel Defoe  358
    Novelist
    Wednesday, September 1st 1660
  • Aimee Osbourne  35
    Columnist
    Friday, September 2nd 1983
  • Chris Kuzneski  49
    Novelist
    Tuesday, September 2nd 1969
  • John S. Hall  58
    Poet
    Friday, September 2nd 1960
  • Walt Simonson  72
    Comic Book Writer
    Monday, September 2nd 1946
  • Cleveland Amory  101
    Non-Fiction
    Sunday, September 2nd 1917
  • Andreas Embirikos  117
    Poet
    Monday, September 2nd 1901
  • Joseph Roth  124
    Journalist, Novelist
    Sunday, September 2nd 1894
  • Ion Dragoumis  140
    Non-Fiction
    Monday, September 2nd 1878
  • Hans Jæger  164
    Non-Fiction
    Saturday, September 2nd 1854
  • Paul Bourget  166
    Novelist
    Thursday, September 2nd 1852
  • Eugene Field  168
    Children’s Literature, Essayist
    Monday, September 2nd 1850
  • Lucretia Peabody Hale  198
    Journalist, Novelist
    Saturday, September 2nd 1820
  • Esteban Echeverría  213
    Poet
    Monday, September 2nd 1805
  • William Somervile  343
    Poet
    Monday, September 2nd 1675
  • Kiran Desai  47
    Novelist
    Friday, September 3rd 1971
  • Spike Feresten  54
    Screenwriter
    Thursday, September 3rd 1964
  • Malcolm Gladwell  55
    Journalist
    Tuesday, September 3rd 1963
  • Sergei Dovlatov  77
    Novelist, Journalist
    Wednesday, September 3rd 1941
  • Eduardo Galeano  78
    Novelist, Journalist
    Tuesday, September 3rd 1940
  • Caryl Churchill  80
    Playwright
    Saturday, September 3rd 1938
  • Cherry Wilder  88
    Novelist
    Wednesday, September 3rd 1930
  • Alison Lurie  92
    Novelist
    Friday, September 3rd 1926
  • Mort Walker  95
    Comic Book Writer
    Monday, September 3rd 1923
  • Marguerite Higgins  98
    Journalist
    Friday, September 3rd 1920
  • Sally Benson  121
    Screenwriter, Short Stories
    Friday, September 3rd 1897
  • Sarah Orne Jewett  169
    Novelist
    Monday, September 3rd 1849
  • Yanka Dyagileva  52
    Poet
    Sunday, September 4th 1966
  • Ferenc Sánta  91
    Novelist, Screenwriter
    Sunday, September 4th 1927
  • Forrest Carter  93
    Novelist
    Friday, September 4th 1925
  • Joan Aiken  94
    Novelist
    Thursday, September 4th 1924
  • Per Olof Sundman  96
    Novelist
    Monday, September 4th 1922
  • Syd Hoff  106
    Children’s Literature
    Wednesday, September 4th 1912
  • Richard Wright  110
    Novelist
    Friday, September 4th 1908
  • Mary Renault  113
    Novelist
    Monday, September 4th 1905
  • Antonin Artaud  122
    Playwright
    Friday, September 4th 1896
  • Juliusz Słowacki  209
    Poet, Playwright
    Monday, September 4th 1809
  • Constantijn Huygens  422
    Poet
    Wednesday, September 4th 1596
  • Richard Marsland  42
    Comedy Writer
    Sunday, September 5th 1976
  • Frederick Kempe  64
    Journalist
    Sunday, September 5th 1954
  • Dario Bellezza  74
    Poet, Playwright
    Tuesday, September 5th 1944
  • Jonathan Kozol  82
    Non-Fiction
    Saturday, September 5th 1936
  • Luis Alcoriza  100
    Screenwriter
    Thursday, September 5th 1918
  • Frank Yerby  102
    Novelist
    Tuesday, September 5th 1916
  • Nicanor Parra  104
    Poet
    Saturday, September 5th 1914
  • Leila Mackinlay  108
    Novelist
    Monday, September 5th 1910
  • Josué de Castro  110
    Non-Fiction
    Saturday, September 5th 1908
  • Arthur Koestler  113
    Novelist
    Tuesday, September 5th 1905
  • Victorien Sardou  187
    Playwright
    Monday, September 5th 1831
  • Goffredo Mameli  191
    Poet
    Wednesday, September 5th 1827
  • A. K. Tolstoy  201
    Poet, Novelist, Playwright
    Friday, September 5th 1817
  • Robert Fergusson  268
    Poet
    Saturday, September 5th 1750
  • Tommaso Campanella  450
    Non-Fiction, Poet
    Thursday, September 5th 1568
  • China Miéville  46
    Novelist
    Wednesday, September 6th 1972
  • Christopher Brookmyre  50
    Novelist
    Friday, September 6th 1968
  • Christopher Nolan  53
    Poet, Novelist
    Monday, September 6th 1965
  • Alice Sebold  55
    Novelist
    Friday, September 6th 1963
  • Jennifer Egan  56
    Novelist
    Thursday, September 6th 1962
  • Raymond Benson  63
    Novelist
    Tuesday, September 6th 1955
  • Donna Haraway  74
    Non-Fiction
    Wednesday, September 6th 1944
  • Dan Cragg  79
    Novelist, Essayist
    Wednesday, September 6th 1939
  • Robert M. Pirsig  90
    Novelist
    Thursday, September 6th 1928
  • Carmen Laforet  97
    Novelist
    Tuesday, September 6th 1921
  • Julien Green  118
    Novelist
    Thursday, September 6th 1900
  • Felix Salten  149
    Novelist
    Monday, September 6th 1869
  • William Lane  157
    Journalist
    Friday, September 6th 1861
  • Frances Wright  223
    Non-Fiction
    Sunday, September 6th 1795
  • Diane Farr  45
    Memoirest
    Friday, September 7th 1973
  • Eric Hill  91

    Wednesday, September 7th 1927
  • Edith Sitwell  131

    Wednesday, September 7th 1887
  • Elinor Wylie  133

    Monday, September 7th 1885
  • C. J. Dennis  142

    Thursday, September 7th 1876
  • Aleksandr Kuprin  148

    Wednesday, September 7th 1870
  • Tristan Bernard  152

    Friday, September 7th 1866
  • Angela Rawlings  40
    Poet
    Friday, September 8th 1978
  • Christopher Klim  56
    Novelist
    Saturday, September 8th 1962
  • Terry Tempest Williams  63
    Non-Fiction
    Thursday, September 8th 1955
  • Jon Scieszka  64
    Children’s Literature
    Wednesday, September 8th 1954
  • Michael Shermer  64
    Non-Fiction
    Wednesday, September 8th 1954
  • Ann Beattie  71
    Novelist
    Monday, September 8th 1947
  • Jack Prelutsky  78
    Children’s Literature
    Sunday, September 8th 1940
  • Michael Frayn  85
    Playwright, Novelist
    Friday, September 8th 1933
  • Robert W. Firestone  88
    Non-Fiction
    Monday, September 8th 1930
  • Grace Metalious  94
    Novelist
    Monday, September 8th 1924
  • Rasul Gamzatov  95
    Poet
    Saturday, September 8th 1923
  • Gianni Brera  99
    Novelist, Journalist
    Monday, September 8th 1919
  • Jane Arbor  115
    Novelist
    Tuesday, September 8th 1903
  • Siegfried Sassoon  132
    Poet
    Wednesday, September 8th 1886
  • Alfred Jarry  145
    Playwright
    Monday, September 8th 1873
  • Wilhelm Raabe  187
    Novelist
    Thursday, September 8th 1831
  • Frédéric Mistral  188
    Poet
    Wednesday, September 8th 1830
  • Clarence Cook  190
    Non-Fiction
    Monday, September 8th 1828
  • Charles Étienne Brasseur de Bourbourg  204
    Non-Fiction
    Thursday, September 8th 1814
  • Eduard Mörike  214
    Poet
    Saturday, September 8th 1804
  • N. F. S. Grundtvig  235
    Non-Fiction
    Monday, September 8th 1783
  • August Wilhelm Schlegel  251
    Poet
    Tuesday, September 8th 1767
  • John Sheffield  371
    Poet
    Sunday, September 8th 1647
  • Ludovico Ariosto  544
    Poet
    Tuesday, September 8th 1474
  • Paul Goodman  107

    Saturday, September 9th 1911
  • Cesare Pavese  110

    Wednesday, September 9th 1908
  • Phyllis A. Whitney  115

    Wednesday, September 9th 1903
  • James Hilton  118

    Sunday, September 9th 1900
  • Brassai  119

    Saturday, September 9th 1899
  • Mary Hunter Austin  150

    Wednesday, September 9th 1868
  • Joseph Henry Shorthouse  184

    Tuesday, September 9th 1834
  • Leo Tolstoy  190

    Tuesday, September 9th 1828
  • Zhang Chengzhi  70

    Friday, September 10th 1948
  • Stephen Jay Gould  77

    Wednesday, September 10th 1941
  • Mary Oliver  83

    Tuesday, September 10th 1935
  • Miguel Serrano  101

    Monday, September 10th 1917
  • Cyril Connolly  115

    Thursday, September 10th 1903
  • Georges Bataille  121

    Friday, September 10th 1897
  • Franz Werfel  128

    Wednesday, September 10th 1890
  • H.D.  132

    Friday, September 10th 1886
  • Jeppe Aakjær  152

    Monday, September 10th 1866
  • Hannah Webster Foster  260

    Sunday, September 10th 1758
  • Philip Ardagh  57

    Monday, September 11th 1961
  • Andrew Macdonald  85

    Monday, September 11th 1933
  • Jessica Mitford  101

    Tuesday, September 11th 1917
  • William Thomas Walsh  127

    Friday, September 11th 1891
  • D. H. Lawrence  133

    Friday, September 11th 1885
  • O. Henry  156

    Thursday, September 11th 1862
  • Vjenceslav Novak  159

    Sunday, September 11th 1859
  • Fitz Hugh Ludlow  182

    Sunday, September 11th 1836
  • James Frey  49

    Friday, September 12th 1969
  • Jon Clinch  64

    Sunday, September 12th 1954
  • Michael Ondaatje  75

    Sunday, September 12th 1943
  • Stanislaw Lem  97

    Monday, September 12th 1921
  • H. L. Mencken  138

    Sunday, September 12th 1880
  • Tõnu Õnnepalu  56

    Thursday, September 13th 1962
  • Roald Dahl  102

    Wednesday, September 13th 1916
  • J. B. Priestley  124

    Thursday, September 13th 1894
  • Frances Newman  135

    Thursday, September 13th 1883
  • Sherwood Anderson  142

    Wednesday, September 13th 1876
  • Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach  188

    Monday, September 13th 1830
  • Bernard MacLaverty  76

    Monday, September 14th 1942
  • Kate Millett  84

    Friday, September 14th 1934
  • Ivan Klima  87

    Monday, September 14th 1931
  • Larry Collins  89

    Saturday, September 14th 1929
  • Martin Caidin  91

    Wednesday, September 14th 1927
  • Michel Butor  92

    Tuesday, September 14th 1926
  • Abioseh Nicol  94

    Sunday, September 14th 1924
  • Mario Benedetti  98

    Tuesday, September 14th 1920
  • Hamlin Garland  158

    Friday, September 14th 1860
  • Howard Waldrop  72

    Sunday, September 15th 1946
  • Chelsea Quinn Yarbro  76

    Tuesday, September 15th 1942
  • Robert McCloskey  104

    Tuesday, September 15th 1914
  • Adolfo Bioy Casares  104

    Tuesday, September 15th 1914
  • Betty Neels  108

    Thursday, September 15th 1910
  • Gunnar Ekelof  111

    Sunday, September 15th 1907
  • J. Slauerhoff  120

    Thursday, September 15th 1898
  • Agatha Christie  128

    Monday, September 15th 1890
  • Robert Benchley  129

    Sunday, September 15th 1889
  • Sharat Chandra Chatterji  142

    Friday, September 15th 1876
  • James Fenimore Cooper  229

    Tuesday, September 15th 1789
  • Justin Haythe  45

    Sunday, September 16th 1973
  • Nick Sagan  48

    Wednesday, September 16th 1970
  • Walt Becker  50

    Monday, September 16th 1968
  • Nancy Huston  65

    Wednesday, September 16th 1953
  • Henry Louis Gates, Jr.  68

    Saturday, September 16th 1950
  • James Alan McPherson  75

    Thursday, September 16th 1943
  • Breyten Breytenbach  79

    Saturday, September 16th 1939
  • John Knowles  92

    Thursday, September 16th 1926
  • Laurence J. Peter  99

    Tuesday, September 16th 1919
  • H. A. Rey  120

    Friday, September 16th 1898
  • T. E. Hulme  135

    Sunday, September 16th 1883
  • Wendy Northcutt  55

    Tuesday, September 17th 1963
  • Lawrence Anthony  68
    Non-Fiction
    Sunday, September 17th 1950
  • Ken Kesey  83

    Tuesday, September 17th 1935
  • Robert B. Parker  86

    Saturday, September 17th 1932
  • Frank O’Connor  115

    Thursday, September 17th 1903
  • William Carlos Williams  135

    Monday, September 17th 1883
  • Chris Hedges  62

    Tuesday, September 18th 1956
  • Francis Parker Yockey  101

    Tuesday, September 18th 1917
  • William March  125

    Monday, September 18th 1893
  • Samuel Johnson  309

    Wednesday, September 18th 1709
  • Susan Compo  63

    Monday, September 19th 1955
  • James Lipton  92

    Sunday, September 19th 1926
  • Damon Knight  96

    Tuesday, September 19th 1922
  • William Golding  107

    Tuesday, September 19th 1911
  • Mika Waltari  110

    Saturday, September 19th 1908
  • James Blaylock  68

    Wednesday, September 20th 1950
  • George R. R. Martin  70

    Monday, September 20th 1948
  • Keith Roberts  83

    Friday, September 20th 1935
  • Donald Hall  90

    Thursday, September 20th 1928
  • Geraldine Clinton Little  95

    Thursday, September 20th 1923
  • Stevie Smith  116

    Saturday, September 20th 1902
  • Charles Williams  132

    Monday, September 20th 1886
  • Maxwell Perkins  134

    Saturday, September 20th 1884
  • Upton Sinclair  140

    Friday, September 20th 1878
  • Kate Harrington  187

    Tuesday, September 20th 1831
  • Heather Brewer  45

    Friday, September 21st 1973
  • Ethan Coen  61

    Saturday, September 21st 1957
  • Stephen King  71

    Sunday, September 21st 1947
  • Fannie Flagg  74

    Thursday, September 21st 1944
  • Leonard Cohen  84

    Friday, September 21st 1934
  • H. G. Wells  152

    Friday, September 21st 1866
  • Rosamunde Pilcher  94

    Monday, September 22nd 1924
  • Dannie Abse  95

    Saturday, September 22nd 1923
  • Theodore Hook  230

    Monday, September 22nd 1788
  • John Home  296

    Tuesday, September 22nd 1722
  • Ana Marie Cox  46

    Saturday, September 23rd 1972
  • Peter David  62

    Sunday, September 23rd 1956
  • Anne Desclos – Pauline Réage  111

    Monday, September 23rd 1907
  • Jaroslav Seifert  117

    Monday, September 23rd 1901
  • Emma Orczy  153

    Saturday, September 23rd 1865
  • Mary Church Terrell  155

    Wednesday, September 23rd 1863
  • Szilvia Molnar  34

    Monday, September 24th 1984
  • Shamim Sarif  49

    Wednesday, September 24th 1969
  • Yves Navarre  78

    Tuesday, September 24th 1940
  • John Brunner  84

    Monday, September 24th 1934
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald  122

    Thursday, September 24th 1896
  • A. P. Herbert  128

    Wednesday, September 24th 1890
  • Charles Ferdinand Ramuz  140

    Tuesday, September 24th 1878
  • Horace Walpole  301

    Friday, September 24th 1717
  • William Faulkner  121

    Saturday, September 25th 1897
  • Mark Haddon  56

    Wednesday, September 26th 1962
  • Minette Walters  69

    Monday, September 26th 1949
  • Jane Smiley  69

    Monday, September 26th 1949
  • Andrea Dworkin  72

    Thursday, September 26th 1946
  • T. S. Eliot  130

    Wednesday, September 26th 1888
  • Joyce Johnson  83

    Friday, September 27th 1935
  • Jim Thompson  112

    Thursday, September 27th 1906
  • Grazia Deledda  147

    Wednesday, September 27th 1871
  • Stuart M. Kaminsky  84

    Saturday, September 29th 1934
  • Stan Berenstain  95

    Saturday, September 29th 1923
  • Miguel de Cervantes  471
    Novelist, Poet, Playwright
    Monday, September 29th 1547
  • W. S. Merwin  91

    Friday, September 30th 1927
  • Truman Capote  94

    Tuesday, September 30th 1924
  • Gertrude Atherton  161

    Wednesday, September 30th 1857
  • Ferdinand von Saar  185

    Monday, September 30th 1833

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