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Zsa Zsa Gabor, Hungarian actress (1919 - )
William Gaddis, American novelist (1922 - 1998)
Thomas Gage, British missionary and writer (1597 - 1655)
Ernest J. Gaines, American author (1933 - )
John Kenneth Galbraith, American economist, diplomat and author (1908 - )
Charles Burleigh Galbreath, American poet, librarian, biographer, historian and economist (1858 - 1934)
Claudius Galen (or Galenus), Greek physician and medical writer (c. 130 - 201)
Tony Galento, American heavyweight boxer (1910 - 1979)
Richard Lawson Gales, English poet and essayist (1862 - 1927)
Abbe Ferdinando Galiani, Italian economist (1728 - 1787)
Galilei Galileo, Italian physicist and astronomer (1564 - 1642)
Richard Gall, Scottish poet (1776 - 1801)
Richard Le Gallienne, English poet, critic, writer and man of letters (1866 - 1947)
Caius Cornelius Gallus, Roman poet and soldier (66 BC - 26 AD)
John Galsworthy, English author and dramatist (1867 - 1933)
Francis Galton, English scientist and explorer (1822 - 1911)
Leon Gambetta, French statesman (1838 - 1882)
"Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Indian Hindu nationalist leader (1869 - 1948)
Indira Gandhi, Indian philosopher and political leader (1917 - 1984)
William Channing Gannett, American clergyman and litterateur (1840 - 1923)
Joe Garagiola, American baseball player and sportscaster (1926 - )
Greta Garbo, Swedish actress (1905 - 1990)
Jerry Garcia, American musician and singer (1942 - 1995)
Major Augustus P. Gardner, American soldier and sportsman (1865 - 1918)
Ava Gardner, American actress (1922 - 1990)
Ed Gardner, American radio comedian (1901 - 1963)
John W. Gardner, American writer and government official (1912 - )
James Abram Garfield, American 20th president of U.S., general and statesman (1831 - 1881)
Judy Garland, American actress and singer (1922 - 1969)
John Nance Garner, American politician and vice-president (1868 - 1967)
Henry Highland Garnet, American clergyman and abolitionist (1815 - 1882)
Richard Garnett, English author (1835 - 1906)
David Garrick, English actor and playwright (1716 - 1779)
Theodosia Pickering Garrison, (see Mrs. Frederic J. Faulks)
William Lloyd Garrison, American journalist (1805 - 1879)
Sir Samuel Garth, English physician and poet (1670 - 1718)
Marcus Garvey, Jamaican political leader (1887 - 1940)
George Gascoigne, English poet (1535 - 1577)
Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell, English novelist and short-story writer (1810 - 1865)
Jose Ortega y Gasset, Spanish philosopher and humanist (1883 - 1955)
Thomas Gataker, English divine and critic (1574 - 1654)
Ellen M.H. Gates, American poet and writer (1835 - 1920)
Henry Louis Gates,Jr., American educator, critic and author (1950 - )
William ("Bill") H. Gates, American business executive (1955 - )
Paul Gauguin, French painter (1848 - 1903)
Philippe de Lille Gaultier (Gautier) ("D. Chatillon"), French poet ( - 1201)
Pierre Jules Theophile Gautier, French poet and novelist (1811 - 1872)
Carl Friedrich Gauss, German mathematician, physicist and astronomer (1777 - 1855)
Theophile Gautier, French litterateur and critic (c. 1811 - 1872)
John Gay, English poet and dramatist (1685 - 1732)
Marvin Gaye, American rhythm and blues singer (1939 - 1984)
Addison Gayle,Jr., American educator, critic and author (1932 - )
Alexander Geddes, Scottish Roman Catholic divine and poet (1737 - 1802)
Theodore Seuss Geisel, (see Dr. Seuss)
Bob Geldof, Irish actor, musician and singer (1954 - )
Christian Furchtegott Gellert, German poet and writer (1715 - 1769)
Martha Gellhorn, American journalist and author (1908 - 1998)
Aulus Gellius, Roman writer (c. 117 - c. 180)
Harold S. Geneen, American businessman (1910 - )
Jean Genet, French dramatist and author (1910 - 1986)
George III, British ruler (1738 - 1820)
King George IV, English ruler (1762 - 1830)
King George V, English ruler (1865 - 1936)
King George VI, English (1895 - 1952)
Henry George, American social reformer and economist (1839 - 1897)
Phyllis George, American sportscaster (1949 - )
James Watson Gerard, American lawyer, judge, politician, diplomat, ambassador to Germany (1867 - 1951)
Paul Gerhard, German Protestant divine and poet (1607 - 1676)
Katherine F. Gerould, American writer (1879 - 1944)
Ira Gershwin and Du Bose Heyward, American song writers (1896 - 1983 and 1885 - 1940)
Salomon Gessner (Gesner), Swiss poet and artist (1730 - 1787)
J. Paul Getty, American oil man and industrialist (1892 - 1976)
Georgie Anne Geyer, American columnist and journalist (1935 - )
Alberto Giacometti, Swiss artist and sculptor (1901 - 1966)
A. Bartlett Giamatti, American university administrator and baseball executive (1938 - 1989)
Edward Gibbon, English historian (1737 - 1794)
James Sloan Gibbons, American financier and philanthropist (1815 - 1892)
Kaye Gibbons, American novelist (1960 - )
Thomas Gibbons, English clergyman and author (1720 - 1785)
Sir Philip Gibbs, English journalist and novelist (1877 - 1962)
Kahlil Gibran, Syrian writer and painter (1883 - 1931)
Althea Gibson, American tennis player (1927 - )
Bob Gibson, American baseball player (1935 - )
Edmund Richard "Hoot" Gibson, American movie actor (western and cowboy films) (1892 - 1962)
William Gibson, American science-fiction writer (1948 - )
William Hamilton Gibson, American artist and author (1850 - 1896)
Andre Gide, French novelist and essayist (1869 - 1951)
Humphrey Gifford, English poet (1550 - 1600)
William Gifford, English critic and author (1756 - 1826)
Clinton Wallace Gilbert (1871 - 1933)
Gabriel Gilbert, French dramatic poet (1610? - 1680?)
William S. Gilbert, English comedic and satirical writer (1836 - 1911)
Richard Watson Gilder, American poet, editor and writer (1844 - 1909)
Robert Gilfillan, Scottish poet (1798 - 1850)
Brendan Gill, American critic and author (1914 - )
Eric Gill, English sculptor, engraver and author (1882 - 1940)
Dizzy Gillespie, American jazz trumpeter, musician, composer and bandleader (1917 - 1993)
Thomas Gillespie, Scottish educator and writer (1777 - 1844)
William Gillespie, Scottish poet (1776 - 1825)
Carol Gilligan, American writer and researcher
Caroline Gilman, American author (1794 - 1888)
Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman, American economist, lecturer, author and feminist (1860 - 1935)
Dorothy Gilman, American mystery novelist (1923 - )
Hermione Gingold, English actress (1897 - 1987)
Newt Gingrich, American politician (1943 - )
Allen Ginsberg, American poet and novelist (1926 - 1997)
Natalia Ginzburg, Italian author (1916 - 1991)
Nikki Giovanni, American author and poet (1943 - )
Arturo Giovannitti, American (Italian-born) poet (1882 - 1959)
George Gipp, American footballer (1895 - 1920)
Delphine de Girardin, French novelist and poet (1804 - 1855)
Jean Giraudoux, French dramatist, novelist and diplomat (1882 - 1944)
Dorothy Gish, American actress (1898 - 1968)
Lillian Gish, American entertainer (1893 - 1993)
Rudolph Giuliani, American politician and mayor of New York
Giuseppe Giusti, Italian satiric poet (1809 - 1850)
Washington Gladden, American clergyman and author (1836 - 1918)
Rt. Hon. William Ewart Gladstone, English statesman and author (1809 - 1898)
Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow, American writer and poet (1874 - 1945)
Hannah Glasse, English writer on cookery (living 1747)
Jackie Gleason, American actor and comedian (1916 - 1987)
Johann W.L. Gleim, German poet (1719 - 1803)
Elinor Glyn, English (Jersey-born) novelist and short-story writer (1864 - 1943)
George Gobel, American comedian (1919 - 1991)
Jean-Luc Godard, French director (1930 - )
Rumer Godden, English novelist (1907 - 1998)
Gail Godwin, American novelist, short-story writer and journalist (1937 - )
William Godwin, English novelist, philosopher and writer (1756 - 1836)
Joseph Goebbels, German political leader (1897 - 1945)
Hermann Goering, German political leader (1893 - 1946)
George Washington Goethals, American engineer and soldier (1858 - 1928)
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German poet (1749 - 1832)
Vincent van Gogh, Dutch painter (1853 - 1890)
Arthur J. Goldberg, American supreme court justice and ambassador (1908 - 1990)
Isaac Goldberg, American writer and critic (1887 - 1938)
Myla Goldberg, American author (late 20th century)
Whoopi Goldberg, American actress and comedienne (1949 - )
Louis Golding, English novelist and essayist (1895 - 1958)
William Golding, English novelist (1911 - 1993)
Emma Goldman, American anarchist (1869 - 1940)
Goldoni, Italian writer of comedies (1707 - 1793)
James Goldsmith, French financier (1933 - 1997)
Oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet and prose writer (1728 - 1774)
Barry Goldwater, American republican politician (1909 - 1998)
Samuel Goldwyn, American producer (1882 - 1974)
Edmond de Goncourt, French diarist (1822 - 1896)
John Mason Good, English physician and author (1764 - 1827)
Dora Read Goodale, American poet (1866 - 1915)
Elaine Goodale (Mrs. Charles A. Eastman), American poet (1863 - 1953)
Ellen Goodman, American journalist (1941 - )
Paul Goodman, American author, poet and educator (1911 - 1972)
Barnaby Googe, English poet and translator (about 1538 - 1594)
Mikhail Gorbachev, Russian political leader (1931 - )
Nadine Gordimer, South African novelist (1923 - )
Adam Lindsay Gordon, Australian poet (1833 - 1870)
Ruth Gordon, American actress (1896 - 1985)
Leontinus Gorgias, Greek sophist and rhetorician (483 BC - 375 BC)
Maxim Gorky, Russian novelist, short-story writer and dramatist (1868 - 1936)
Rt. Hon. Sir William Edward Goschen, English diplomatist and statesman (1847 - 1924)
Stephen Gosson, English divine and dramatist (1554 - 1623)
John B. Gough, American (English-born) temperance lecturer (1817 - 1886)
Hannah Flagg Gould, American poet (1789 - 1865)
Stephen Jay Gould, American palaeontologist and evolutionary biologist (1941 - 2002)
Charles Francis Gounod, French composer (1818 - 1893)
Remy de Gourmont, French novelist, poet, playwright and philosopher (1858 - 1915)
John Gower ("The Moral Gower"), English poet (about 1325 - 1408)
Betty Grable, American actress (1916 - 1973)
Caius Sempronius Gracchus, Roman statesman and orator (159? BC - 121 BC)
Baltasar Gracian, Spanish philosopher (1601 - 1658)
Gerald Grafton, Scottish song writer (early 20th century)
Gerald Grafton and Sir Harry Lauder (MacLennan), Scottish song writers and performer ((early 1900's / 1870 - 1950))
Richard Grafton, English chronicler and printer (- c. 1572)
Billy Graham, American evangelist (1918 - )
Joyce Maxtone Graham, (see Jan Struther)
Katharine Graham, American newspaper executive (1917 - )
Martha Graham, American dancer and choreographer (1894 - 1994)
Sheilah Graham, American columnist (1904 - 1988)
Virginia Graham, American actress and TV personality (1912 - 1998)
James Grahame, Scottish poet and divine (1765 - 1811)
Kenneth Grahame, Scottish author (1859 - 1932)
James Grainger, Scottish poet and physician (about 1723 - 1767)
Phil Gramm, American republican politician (1942 - )
Antonio Gramsci, Italian intellectual and politician (1891 - 1937)
Mrs. Anne Grant of Carron, Scottish author and poet (1755 - 1838)
Cary Grant, American (English-born) actor (1904 - 1986)
Ulysses Simpson Grant, American general and 18th president of U.S. (1822 - 1885)
Lord G.G. Leveson-Gower Granville, English earl, statesman and foreign secretary (1815 - 1891)
George Granville (Lord Landsdowne), English statesman and poet (1667 - 1735)
Ella T. Grasso, American politician (1919 - 1981)
Richard Graves, English divine and writer (1715 - 1804)
Robert Graves, Irish novelist, poet and writer (1895 - 1985)
Dominici de Gravina, Italian historian (living 1330 - 1350)
John Gray, writer (1951 - )
Thomas Gray, English poet, prose writer and scholar (1716 - 1771)
Horace Greeley, American newspaper editor and reformer (1811 - 1872)
Anna Katharine Green, American novelist (1846 - 1936)
Matthew Green, English poet (1696 - 1737)
Albert G. Greene, American poet (1802 - 1868)
Edward Burnaby Greene, English poet and translator (1740? - 1788)
George A. Greene, English dramatist (circa 1558 - 1592)
Graham Henry Greene, English novelist (1904 - 1991)
Robert Greene, English dramatist (1560 - 1592)
Robert Greene and Thomas Lodge, English dramatists (1560 - 1592 / 1558? - 1625)
Germaine Greer, English reformer, author and educator (1939 - )
Gregory I, "The Great", Roman Pope who reformed Church service (c. 540 - 604)
Pope Gregory VII (Hildebrand), Tuscan pope (about 1015 - 1085)
Dick Gregory, American comedian, author and political activist (1932 - )
Stephen (Etienne) de Grellet, French traveller, Quaker and evangelist (1773 - 1855)
Jean B.L. Gresset, French poet (1709 - 1777)
Rev. J. Greswell, English (c. 1820)
Wayne Gretzky, Canadian ice-hockey player (1961 - )
Charles Cavendish Fulke Greville, English diarist (1794 - 1865)
Fulke Greville (Lord Brooke), English poet (1554 - 1628)
Lord Grey of Fallodon, English liberal politician (1862 - 1933)
Lord Edward Grey (Grey of Fallodon), English viscount, diplomatist and sec'y of state for foreign affairs (1862 - 1933)
Zane Grey, American novelist (1875 - 1939)
Gerald Griffin, Irish novelist, poet and dramatist (1803 - 1840)
Susan Griffin, American poet, writer and educator
Martha Wright Griffiths, American politician (1912 - )
Angelina Grimke, American abolitionist and women's rights advocate (1805 - 1879)
Charlotte Forten Grimke, American educator and diarist (1837 - 1914)
Francis J. Grimke, American pastor (1850 - 1937)
Nicholas Grimoald (Grimald or Grimalde), English poet and translator (1519 - 1562)
John Grisham, American writer (1955 - )
Alfred Whitney Griswold, American educator and historian (1906 - 1963)
Lewis Grizzard, American writer (1946 - 1996)
Grobianus, German student (fl. 1549)
Walter Gropius, German architect (1883 - 1969)
George Grossmith, English actor, singer and writer (1847 - 1912)
Weedon Grossmith, English writer (1854 - 1919)
Hugo Grotius, Dutch theologian and historian (1583 - 1645)
Sidney Grundy, English dramatist (1848 - 1914)
Andreas Gryphius, German poet and dramatist (1616 - 1664)
Giambattista Guarini, Italian poet (1537 - 1612)
Philip Guedalla, English historian and biographer (1889 - 1944)
Edgar A. Guest, American poet, miscellaneous writer and journalist (1881 - 1959)
Judith Guest, American novelist (1936 - )
Che Guevara, Argentinian revolutionary (1928 - 1967)
Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Argentinian revolutionary (1928 - 1967)
Antonio Guevera, Spanish bishop ( - 1548)
Franceso Guicciardini, Italian historian and dramatist (1482 - 1540)
Louise Imogen Guiney, English (American-born) poet (1861 - 1920)
Arthur Guiterman, American (Austrian-born) humorist, poet, journalist and librettist (1871 - 1943)
Sacha Guitry, French filmmaker, dramatist and actor (1885 - 1957)
John Gunther, American journalist (1901 - 1970)
George Gurdjieff, Russian adept, teacher and writer (c. 1872 - 1949)
Dorothy Frances Gurney, English poet (living 1920)
Woody Guthrie, American folksinger and song writer (1912 - 1967)
Jeanne Guyet (about 1634 - 1689)

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