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Robert Haas, M.D.
William Habington, English poet (1605 - 1645)
Gen. Sir John Hackett, et al.
Moses Hadas, translator and writer (1900 - 1966)
Hadrian (Adrian), Publius Hadrianus Aelius, Roman emperor (76 - 138)
Mohammed Shems-ed-Deen Hafiz, Persian poet (c. 1300 - 1388)
Samuel Miller Hageman, American Presbyterian clergyman and poet (1848 - 1905)
Walter Hagen, American golfer (1892 - 1969)
Karl Rudolph Hagenback, Swiss Protestant theologian and writer (1831 - 1874)
Marvin Hagler, American boxer (1952 - )
William Hague, English conservative politician (1961 - )
Sir Douglas Haig, Scottish commander of British and French forces in Belgium (1861 - 1928)
Roderick L. Haig-Brown, American conservationist and writer (1908 - 1976)
Arthur Hailey, English novelist (1920 - )
George Halas, American football coach (1895 - 1983)
H.R. Haldeman, American U.S. presidential assistant (1929 - 1993)
Clara McBride Hale, American social reformer (1905 - 1992)
Edward Everett Hale, American clergyman and author (1822 - 1909)
Sir Matthew Hale, English judge and historian (1609 - 1676)
Nathan Hale, American patriot (1755 - 1776)
Mrs. Sarah Josepha Hale, American journalist, author and poet (1788 - 1879)
John Hales ("The Ever Memorable"), English scholar and divine (1584 - 1656)
Alex Haley, American novelist and journalist (1921 - 1992)
Robert Half, American personnel-agency executive (1918 - )
Thomas Chandler Haliburton (used pseudonym Sam Slick), Canadian jurist and author (1796 - 1865)
Edward F. Halifax, English statesman (1881 - 1959)
Bishop Joseph Hall, English bishop, moral philosopher and satirist (1574 - 1656)
Manly Hall, Canadian philosopher and author (1901 - 1990)
Robert Hall, English minister and orator (1764 - 1831)
Tom T. Hall, American singer and song writer (1936 - )
Henry Hallam, English historian and critic (1777 - 1859)
Fitz-Greene Halleck, American poet (1790 - 1867)
James O. Halliwell, English archeologist and author (1820 - 1889)
Charles G. Halpine (used pseudonym "Miles O'Reilly"), American (Irish-born) journalist, poet and humorist (1829 - 1869)
Margaret Halsey, American author (1910 - )
Fannie Lou Hamer, American activist (1917 - 1977)
Pete Hamill, American journalist and author (1935 - )
Alexander Hamilton, American politician (1755 - 1804)
Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay, American statesmen
Edith Hamilton, American writer and educator (1867 - 1963)
Gail Hamilton (Mary Abigail Dodge), American teacher and writer (1838 - 1896)
Jane Hamilton, American novelist (1957 - )
John Hamilton (Lord Belhaven), Scottish statesman (1656 - 1708)
Robert Browning Hamilton, no biographical data available
Sir William Hamilton (1), Scottish author (1791 - 1856)
William Hamilton (2) (1917 - )
Sir Edward Bruce Hamley, English general and writer (1824 - 1893)
Dag Hammarskjold, Swedish diplomat and political economist (1905 - 1961)
Oscar Hammerstein II, American song writer (1895 - 1960)
(Samuel) Dashiell Hammett, American hard-boiled detective novelist (1894 - 1961)
James H. Hammond, American politician (1807 - 1864)
Richard Rolle de Hampole, English priest, writer and poet (about 1290 - 1349)
Christopher Hampton, English playwright (1946 - )
Fred Hampton, American activist (1947 - 1969)
Lionel Hampton, American swing jazz musician (1908 - )
Knut Hamsun, Norwegian novelist (1859 - 1952)
Learned Hand, American jurist (1872 - 1961)
W.C. Handy, American composer and singer (1873 - 1958)
Hanfeizi, Chinese philosopher (280 BC - 233 BC)
Lorraine Hansberry, American playwright (1930 - 1965)
Warren Gamaliel Harding, American 29th president of U.S. (1865 - 1923)
George Hardinge, English author and justice (1743 - 1816)
Elizabeth Hardwick, American author and critic (1916 - )
Godfrey Harold Hardy, English mathematician (1877 - 1947)
Thomas Hardy, English novelist and poet (1840 - 1928)
Augustus William Hare, English clergyman and writer (1792 - 1834)
A.W. Hare and J.C. Hare, English clergymen and writers (1792 - 1834,1796 - 1855)
David Hare, English playwright (1947 - )
Julius Charles Hare, English clergyman and writer (1796 - 1855)
Jean Harlow, American actress (1911 - 1937)
William Wallace Harney, American author (1831 - 1912)
Oscar H. Harpel, American editor and metaphysician (1788 - 1856)
Rev. Andrew Harper, English clergyman and miscellaneous writer (1844 - )
Frances Watkins Harper, American poet (1825 - 1911)
Heinrich Harries, Schleswig-Holstein poet and original writer of "Heil dir im Siegerkranz" (1762 - 1802)
James Harrington, English political philosopher (1611 - 1677)
Sir John Harrington, English courtier, wit, poet and satirical writer (1561 - 1612)
Michael Harrington, American writer (1928 - 1989)
Joel Chandler Harris, American editor and short-story writer (1848 - 1908)
Sydney J. Harris, American journalist and author (1917 - 1986)
Thomas Anthony Harris, M.D. (1), American psychriatist who developed transactional analysis (1910 - 1995)
Thomas A. Harris (2), American journalist, editor, novelist and screenwriter (1940 - )
Barbara Grizzuti Harrison, American writer and publicist
Benjanim Harrison, American 23rd president of U.S. (1833 - 1901)
Jane Harrison, English classical scholar, writer and archeologist
Gen. Thomas Harrison, English commander in Cromwell's army and judge at trial of Charles I (1606 - 1660)
William Henry Harrison, American 9th president of U.S. (1782 - 1841)
Gary Hart, American politician (1936 - )
Josephine Hart, Irish writer (living in 20th century)
Bret Harte (Francis Bret Harte), American short-story writer and verse writer (1836 - 1902)
Walter Harte, English poet and historian (1709 - 1774)
L.P. Hartley, English novelist (1895 - 1972)
George W. Harvey, American educator and renowned fly fisherman (20th century)
James Clarence Harvey, American poet and editor (1859 - 1915)
Paul Harvey, American broadcast journalist (1918 - )
William Harvey, English physician (1578 - 1657)
Molly Haskell, American writer and film critic
William Hastie, American judge and politician (1904 - 1976)
Benjamin Hathaway, American poet (1822 - )
Helen Hathaway, American writer (1893 - 1932)
Vaclav Havel, Czech dramatist and statesman (1936 - )
Alice Neal Haven (originally Emily Bradley), American author (1828 - 1863)
Frances R. Havergal, English poet (1836 - 1879)
Hugh Reginald Haweis, English clergyman, musician and critic (1838 - 1901)
Stephen Hawes, English poet (died c. 1523)
Robert Stephen Hawker, English poet and antiquary (1803 - 1874)
Stephen W. Hawking, English theoretical physicist (1942 - )
Anthony Hope Hawkins, English novelist (1863 - 1933)
Goldie Hawn, American actress, comedienne and producer (1945 - )
Nathaniel Hawthorne, American novelist and short-story writer (1804 - 1864)
Ian Hay, Scottish novelist and dramatist (1876 - 1952)
John Hay, American writer and diplomatist (1839 - 1905)
S.I. Hayakawa, American scholar, university president and politician (1906 - 1992)
Robert Hayden, American educator and poet (1913 - 1980)
Franz Joseph Haydn, Austrian musician and composer (1732 - 1809)
Louis Marie de la Haye, French jurist and political writer (1788 - 1868)
Helen Hayes, American actress (1900 - 1993)
Rutherford Birchard Hayes, American 19th president of U.S. (1822 - 1893)
Woody Hayes, American football coach (1913 - 1987)
Paul Hamilton Hayne, American poet (1831 - 1886)
Lemuel B. Haynes, American minister (1753 - 1833)
Col. William Hayward, American lawyer, politician distinguished soldier of World War I (1877 - )
William Hazlitt, English critic and author (1778 - 1830)
Shirley Hazzard, Australian novelist (1931 - )
Bessie Head, Botswanan (South African-born) writer (1937 - 1986)
Edith Head, American costume designer (1898 - 1981)
Denis Healey (1917 - )
Thomas Hearne, English antiquarian and diarist (1678 - 1735)
William Randolph Hearst, American newspaper publisher (1863 - 1951)
Edward Heath, English political leader (1916 - )
Jinger Heath, American business executive
Lyman Heath, American poet and song writer (1804 - 1870)
John Peter Hebel, German poet (1760 - 1826)
Bishop Reginald Heber, English bishop and poet (1783 - 1826)
Richard Heber, English bishop and poet (1783 - 1826)
Ben Hecht, American novelist, playwright and screenwriter (1893 - 1964)
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, German philosopher (1770 - 1831)
Jascha Heifetz, Russian-American classical violinist (1901 - 1987)
Dorothy Height, American activist (1912 - )
Carolyn Heilbrun, American writer and educator (1926 - )
Wilhelmina Heimburg (pseudonym of Bertha Behrens), (see Bertha Behrens)
Cynthia Heimel, American writer and humorist
Piet Hein, poet and cartoonist (1905 - 1996)
Heinrich Heine, German poet and critic (1797 - 1856)
Robert A. Heinlein, American science-fiction writer (1907 - 1988)
Werner Karl Heisenberg, German physicist (1901 - 1976)
John Heisman, American football coach (1869 - 1936)
Joseph Heller, American novelist (1923 - 1999)
Robert Heller, American editor (1933 - )
Lillian Hellman, American dramatist (1905 - 1987)
Leona Helmsley, American hotelier (c. 1920 -)
William Tod Helmuth, American physician and writer (1833 - 1902)
Arthur Helps, English historian, novelist and essayist (1813 - 1875)
Claude Arien Helvetius, French philosopher (1715 - 1771)
Mrs. Felicia D. Hemans, English poet (1794 - 1835)
Ernest Hemingway, American novelist (1898 - 1961)
Louis Hemon, French novelist (1880 - 1913)
Charles Jean Henault, French historian and dramatist (1685 - 1770)
Jimi Hendrix, American musician and blues and rock guitarist (1942 - 1970)
Hendying (living circa 1320)
Beth Henley, American dramatist (1952 - )
William Ernest Henley, English poet, critic and editor (1849 - 1903)
Marilu Henner, American actress, health promoter and author (1952 - )
Robert Henri, American painter (1865 - 1929)
King Henry IV ("LeGrand"), French king (1553 - 1610)
Matthew (Mathew) Henry, English eminent divine (1662 - 1714)
O. Henry (pseudonym of William Sydney Porter), American short-story writer and journalist (1862 - 1910)
Patrick Henry, American orator and patriot (1736 - 1799)
Philip Henry, English nonconformist divine (1631 - 1696)
Bishop Joseph Henshaw, English author (1603 - 1679)
Katharine Hepburn, American actress (1907 - )
Barbara Hepworth, English sculptor (1903 - 1975)
Heraclitus of Ephesus, Greek philosopher (c. 540 BC - c. 480 BC)
A.P. Herbert, English statesman and author (1890 - 1971)
Frank Herbert, American science-fiction writer (1920 - 1986)
George Herbert, Welsh poet (1593 - 1633)
Oliver Herford, American author and illustrator (1863 - 1935)
James Leo Herlihy, American novelist, playright and actor (1927 - 1993)
Herodotus, Greek historian "Father of History" (c. 484 BC - c. 409 BC)
Robert Herrick, English poet and clergyman (1591 - 1674)
James Herriot (born James Alfred Wright), English veterinarian and writer (1916 - 1995)
Karl Herrlossohn, German novelist and poet (1804 - 1849)
Baron Farrer Herschell, English Lord Chancellor (1837 - 1899)
Thomas Kibble Hervey, English poet and journalist (1799 - 1859)
Georg Herwegh, German political poet (1817 - 1875)
Theodore Hesburgh, American clergyman and college president (1917 - )
Hesiod, Greek poet (c. 800 BC - c. 720 BC)
Hermann Hesse, German-Swiss novelist and poet (1877 - 1962)
Abram Stevens Hewitt, American politician (1822 - 1903)
Thor Heyerdahl, Norwegian adventurer (1914 - 2002)
Carter Heyward, American Episcopal priest
DuBose Heyward, American author (1885 - 1940)
John Heywood, English dramatist & collector of proverbs (c. 1497 - 1580)
Thomas Heywood, English actor and dramatist (died c. 1650)
Robert Smythe Hichens, English novelist (1864 - 1950)
J.R. Hicks, British economist (1904 - )
William Edward Hickson, English socialist and educational writer (1803 - 1870)
John Higginson, American author (1616 - 1708)
Thomas W. Higginson, American clergyman and author (1823 - 1911)
Gilbert Highet, Scottish classicist (1906 - 1978)
Aaron Hill, English poet, dramatist and essayist (1685 - 1750)
Benny Hill, English comedian (1924 - 1992)
Damon Hill, English motor-racing driver (1960 - )
Rowland Hill, English preacher (1744 - 1833)
George S. Hillard, American writer, lawyer and orator (1808 - 1879)
Edmund Hillary, New Zealander mountaineer and explorer (1919 - )
Etty Hillesum, Dutch lawyer and writer (1914 - 1943)
James Hilton, English novelist (1900 - 1954)
Carol Brevoort Hilton-Turvey, American novelist (1880 - )
Chester Himes, American novelist and writer (1909 - 1984)
Beatrice Hinkle, American psychiatrist (1874 - 1953)
Hippocrates of Iphicrates, Island of Cos physician and writer (460 BC - 377 BC)
Bill Hirst, English photographer and research physicist (1953 - )
Alfred Hitchcock, English movie director (1899 - 1980)
Adolph Hitler, German (Austrian-born) dictator (1889 - 1945)
Lady Ho, Chinese poet (c. 300 BC)
C.A.R. (Tony) Hoare, English computer scientist at Oxford
Russell Hoban, American novelist, children's book author and artist (1925 - )
Thomas Hobbes, English philosopher (1588 - 1679)
Laura Z. Hobson, American novelist (1900 - )
Sir Edward Hoby, English diplomatist, controversialist and royal favorite (1560 - 1617)
David Hockney, English artist, painter, draftsman and printmaker (1937 - )
Ralph Hodgson, English poet (1871 - 1962)
Eric Hoffer, American writer, philosopher and longshoreman (1902 - 1983)
Abbie Hoffman, American political activist (1936 - )
Charles Fenno Hoffman, American poet and novelist (1806 - 1884)
Dustin Hoffman, American actor (1937 - )
Ernst T.W.A. Hoffman, German novelist and writer (1776 - 1822)
Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Austrian poet and playwright (1874 - 1929)
Ben Hogan, American golfer (1912 - )
James Hogg ("The Ettrick Shepherd"), Scottish poet (1770 - 1835)
George Hokewell (Hakewell), English theologian and writer (1578 - 1649)
Thomas Holcroft, English dramatist and translator (1744 - 1809)
Barten Holiday (Holyday), English clergyman and author (1593 - 1661)
Billie Holiday, American singer (1915 - 1959)
Lord Henry Richard Fox Holland, English statesman, satirist and writer (1773 - 1840)
J.G. Holland, American author (1819 - 1881)
Sir Richard Holland, Scottish poet (living 1450)
Marietta Holley, American humorist and story writer (1836 - 1926)
Larry Holmes, American boxer (1949 - )
Marjorie Holmes, American writer
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., American author, wit and poet (1809 - 1894)
Oliver Wendell Holmes,Jr., American lawyer (1841 - 1935)
Sherlock Holmes, a detective in stories by Arthur Conan Doyle
Gustav Holst, English composer (1874 - 1934)
Sir John Holt, English jurist and chief justice (1642 - 1709)
Lou Holtz, American football coach (1937 - )
John Home, Scottish dramatist (1724 - 1808)
Homer, Greek poet ("Smyrns of Chios") (fl. 750 BC or earlier)
William Hone, English writer and bookseller (1779 - 1842)
Arthur Honegger, Swiss composer (1892 - 1955)
St. John Honeywood, American poet (1763 - 1798)
Thomas Hood, English poet and humorist (1798 - 1845)
Thomas Hood,Jr., English writer (1835 - 1874)
Theodore Hook, English novelist, dramatist and wit (1788 - 1841)
John Lee Hooker, American blues guitarist (1920 - )
Richard Hooker, English divine and author (1553 - 1600)
Bell Hooks, American educator, feminist theorist and poet (1952 - )
Benjamin L. Hooks, American jurist, minister and government official (1925 - )
John Hoole, English dramatist and translator (1727 - 1803)
Ellen Sturgis Hooper, English poet (1816 - 1841)
Lucy Hooper, American poet (1816 - 1841)
Herbert Clark Hoover, American 31st president of U.S. (1874 - 1964)
J. Edgar Hoover, American government official (1895 - 1972)
Anthony Hope (pseudonym of Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins), English novelist and dramatist (1863 - 1933)
Bob Hope, American comedian and actor (1903 - )
John Hope, American educator (1868 - 1936)
Lucretia P. Hope, American writer (1820 - 1900)
Gerard Manley Hopkins, English poet and religious leader (1844 - 1889)
Jane Ellice Hopkins, English social reformer (1836 - 1904)
Mark Hopkins, American educator (1802 - 1887)
Joseph Hopkinson, American jurist and author (1770 - 1842)
Grace Murray Hopper, American military leader, mathematician and educator (1906 - 1992)
Hedda Hopper, American journalist and actress (1890 - 1966)
Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus), Roman poet (65 BC - 8 BC)
Lena Horne, American singer and actress (1917 - )
Marilyn Horne, American opera singer (1934 - )
Richard Hengist Horne, English poet and dramatist (1807 - 1884)
Karen Horney, American psychoanalyst and writer (1885 - 1952)
Vladimir Horowitz, Russian-American virtuoso pianist (1903 - 1989)
Juan de Horozco, Spanish poet and dramatist (fl. 1589 -1608)
George Moses Horton, American poet (c. 1800-1880)
Hoskyns-Abrahall, English writer, churchman and educator (1828? - after 1891)
Lolo Johanna Germina Houbein (also see Penelope Ashe and Periwinkle), Australian (Dutch-born) novelist (1934 - )
Alfred Edward Housman, English scholar and poet (1859 - 1936)
Charles Hamilton Houston, American lawyer and educator (1895 - 1950)
Whitney Houston, American singer (1963 - )
Richard Hovey, American poet and journalist (1864 - 1900)
William Walsham How, English clergyman and writer (1823 - 1897)
Lord Howard "Ned" Howard, English dramatist (living 1699)
Frederick Howard, Fifth Earl of Carlisle, English statesman and poet (1748 - 1825)
Henry Howard (Earl of Surrey), English courtier, scholar, soldier and poet (1516 - 1547)
Jane Howard, American journalist and writer (1935 - 1996)
Samuel Howard, English musical composer (1710 - 1782)
Ellen C. Howarth ("Clementine"), American poet (1827 - 1899)
Edgar Watson Howe, American editor, novelist and essayist (1853 - 1937)
Julia Ward Howe, American social reformer (1819 - 1910)
James Howell (Howel), Welsh writer and historian (1595 - 1666)
William Dean Howells, American author (1837 - 1920)
Mary Howitt, English author and moralist (about 1804 - 1888)
William Howitt, English Quaker, poet and writer (1795 - 1879)
Mrs. Robert Shaw Howland (Miss Mary Woolsey), American writer and active in sanitary service during the Civil War (1832 - 1864)
Edmund Hoyle, English writer on card games (1672 - 1769)
Fred Hoyle, English astrophysicist (1915 - )
Henry Hoyt, English religious writer (fl. 1857)
J.K. Hoyt, American journalist, writer and compiler of quotations (1820 - 1895)
Ralph Hoyt, American clergyman and poet (1810 - 1878)
Elbert Hubbard, American lecturer and writer (1859 - 1915)
Kin Hubbard, American journalist and humorist (1868 - 1930)
L. Ron Hubbard, American religious leader (1911 - 1986)
Ford Madox Hueffer (Ford Madox Ford), English poet, miscellaneous writer and critic (1873 - 1939)
Dolores Huerta, American Chicana activist and labor leader (1930 - )
Shirley Hufstedler, American government official (1925 - )
Nathan Huggins, American historian and educator (1927 - )
Charles Evans Hughes, American supreme court justice (1862 - 1948)
Howard Hughes, American manufacturer, aviator and producer (1905 - 1976)
Langston Hughes, American poet, writer and editor (1902 - 1967)
Richard Hughes, Welsh author and dramatist (1900 - 1976)
Robert Hughes, Australian critic (1938 - )
Rupert Hughes, American novelist, poet and dramatist (1872 - 1956)
Thomas Hughes, English jurist, reformer and writer (1822 - 1896)
Victor Hugo, French author and dramatist (1802 - 1885)
Arthur Hull, English statesman (fl. 1600)
Kathryn Hulme, American writer (1900 - 1981)
Richard Huloet, English lexicographer (livng 1552)
Maurice Hulst, writer of "The Way of the Heart"
Friedrich Heinrich Alexander von Humboldt, German savant, scientist and traveller (1769 - 1859)
Wilhelm von Humboldt, German scholar, philosopher, diplomat and educator (1767 - 1835)
Alexander Hume, Scottish poet and minister (about 1560 - 1609)
David Hume, Scottish philosopher and historian (1711 - 1776)
Hubert H. Humphrey, American politician and pharmacist (1911 - 1978)
George William Hunt ("Kipling of the Halls"), British writer and composer of music-hall songs (circa 1839 - 1904)
Leigh Hunt, English poet and writer (1784 - 1859)
Alberta Hunter, American blues singer (1895 - 1988)
Anne Hunter (Mrs. John Hunter), English writer (1742 - 1821)
John Hunter, Scottish classical scholar (1745 - 1837)
Chet Huntley, American broadcast journalist (1911 - 1975)
Richard Hurd,D.D., English writer and critic (1720 - 1808)
Rev. James Hurdis, English poet (1763 - 1801)
Fannie Hurst, American screenwriter, novelist and dramatist (1889 - 1968)
Zora Neale Hurston, American dramatist and author (1903 - 1960)
John Huston, American film director and actor (1906 - 1987)
Francis Hutcheson, Irish metaphysician (1694 - 1747)
Robert M. Hutchins, American educator and writer (1899 - 1977)
Anne Hutchinson, American religious leader (1591 - 1643)
Arthur Stuart-Menteth Hutchinson, English novelist (1879 - 1971)
Betty Hutton, American singer, dancer and actress (1921 - )
Aldous Huxley, English novelist (1894 - 1963)
Julian Sorell Huxley, English biologist and miscellaneous writer (1887 - 1975)
Thomas H. Huxley, English scientist (1825 - 1895)
Ada Louise Huxtable, American critic and editor (1921 - )

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