William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616) 1
Tennessee Williams
Tennessee Williams (1911-1983) 2
Julia Donaldson
Julia Donaldson, 67 3
Saki
Saki (1870-1916) 4
Arthur Miller
Arthur Miller (1915-2005) 5
Willy Russell
Willy Russell, 68 6
August Strindberg
August Strindberg (1849-1912) 7
Wole Soyinka
Wole Soyinka, 81 8
George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) 9
Anton Chekhov
Anton Chekhov (1860-1904) 10
Sam Shepard
Sam Shepard, 72 11
Samuel Beckett
Samuel Beckett (1906-1989) 12
Rupert Holmes
Rupert Holmes, 69 13
Neil Simon
Neil Simon, 88 14
Bertolt Brecht
Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956) 15
George Middleton
George Middleton (1880-1967) 16
Lorraine Hansberry
Lorraine Hansberry (1930-1965) 17
Gore Vidal
Gore Vidal (1925-2012) 18
Henrik Ibsen
Henrik Ibsen (1828-1906) 19
Noel Coward
Noel Coward (1899-1973) 20
Barney Simon
Barney Simon (1932-1995) 21
David Mamet
David Mamet, 68 22
Robert Greene
Robert Greene (1558-1592) 23
Anne Caldwell
Anne Caldwell (1867-1936) 24
Brian Friel
Brian Friel (1929-2015) 25
Howard Ashman
Howard Ashman (1950-1991) 26
Moss Hart
Moss Hart (1904-1961) 27
August Wilson
August Wilson (1945-2005) 28
William Gilbert
William Gilbert (1836-1911) 29
Jason Miller
Jason Miller (1939-2001) 30
Rochelle Owens
Rochelle Owens, 80 31
Grant Morrison
Grant Morrison, 56 32
David Henry Hwang
David Henry Hwang, 58 33
William Vaughn Moody
William Vaughn Moody (1869-1910) 34
Moises Kaufman
Moises Kaufman, 52 35
Zoe Akins
Zoe Akins (1886-1958) 36
Tony Harrison
Tony Harrison, 79 37
Gcina Mhlophe
Gcina Mhlophe, 57 38
Thornton Wilder
Thornton Wilder (1897-1975) 39
Girish Karnard
Girish Karnard, 77 40
Gamini Haththotuwegama
Gamini Haththotuwegama (1939-2009) 41
Eric Bogosian
Eric Bogosian, 63 42
Maxim Gorky
Maxim Gorky (1868-1936) 43
Irving Fiske
Irving Fiske (1908-1990) 44
Humayun Ahmed
Humayun Ahmed (1948-2012) 45
Eugene O'Neill
Eugene O'Neill (1888-1953) 46
Berlie Doherty
Berlie Doherty, 72 47
Edna Ferber
Edna Ferber (1885-1968) 48

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