Authors Born in Missouri

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Maya Angelou (1928-2014)
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Mark Twain (1835-1910)
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Langston Hughes (1902-1967)
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Joyce Meyer, 77
5
Francesca Simon, 65
6
Derek Blasberg, 38
7
Danyelle Little, 45
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Sylvia Browne (1936-2013)
9
Hang T Nguyen, 27
10
TS Eliot (1888-1965)
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Marilyn Vos Savant, 74
12
Kay Thompson (1909-1988)
13
Jordan Sonnenblick, 51
14
Elsie Larson, 36
15
Jackie Hill-Perry, 31
16
Molly McNearney, 42
17
Naomi Shihab Nye, 68
18
Jennifer Roberson, 67
19
Kilee Nickels, 34
20
Brian McDonald, 55
21
William S. Burroughs (1914-1997)
22
Gillian Flynn, 49
23
Sara Teasdale (1884-1933)
24
Kate Chopin (1850-1904)
25
Jason F Wright, 49
26
Stephen Hunter, 74
27
Heather Brewer, 47
28
Olivia Jeanette, 36
29
Bob Gale, 69
30
Kristin MacDowell, 39
31
Beau Willimon, 45
32
Robert Heinlein (1907-1988)
33
James Tate (1943-2015)
34
Marianne Moore (1887-1972)
35
Goldie Taylor, 52
36
Eugene Field (1850-1895)
37
Quincy Troupe, 81
38
Candice Mathis, 35
39
Courtney Ryley Cooper (1886-1940)
40
John Paxton (1911-1985)
41
Zoe Akins (1886-1958)
42
William Rose (1914-1987)
43
Curly Nikki, 37
44
Jim Butcher, 49
45
Steven Katz, 61
46
Gregg Braden, 66
47
Calvin Trillin, 84
48
Iris Johansen, 82