Authors Born in Louisiana

1
Truman Capote (1924-1984)
2
John Kennedy Toole (1937-1969)
3
Michael Lewis, 59
4
Anne Rice, 78
5
Blayne Weaver, 44
6
Elmore Leonard (1925-2013)
7
James Dobson, 84
8
Grace Valentine, 24
9
Grace Elizabeth King (1852-1932)
10
Karen Parker, 53
11
Poppy Z. Brite, 53
12
Thy Nguyen, 29
13
Cleo Wade, 30
14
William Jay Smith (1918-2015)
15
Bob Kaufman (1925-1986)
16
Jennifer Weiner, 50
17
Ernest J. Gaines (1933-2019)
18
Karey Kirkpatrick, 55
19
Lillian Hellman (1905-1984)
20
Erin La Rosa, 35
21
Arna Bontemps (1902-1973)
22
Yusef Komunyakaa, 79
23
Angelle Marix, 41
24
Walter Isaacson, 68
25
Nic Pizzolatto, 44
26
James Wilcox, 71
27
Joy the Baker, 39
28
Matt Armato, 29
29
Robert Crais, 67
30
Jerry Pournelle (1933-2017)
31
Kelly Cherry, 79
32
Samantha Macabre, 39
33
Edward Paramore Jr. (1895-1956)
34
McKenna Trahan, 33
35
Anatole Paul Broyard (1920-1990)
36
Valerie Woerner, 35
37
Dorothy Annpurser, 59