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Moslih Eddin Saadi, Persian poet (1184 - 1291)
Rafael Sabatini, Italian novelist (1875 - 1950)
Edwin Legrand Sabin, American verse and juvenile author (1870 - 1952)
Nelly Sachs, German poet and dramatist (1891 - 1970)
Charles Sackville (Earl of Dorset), English courtier, poet and soldier (1638 - 1706)
Vita Sackville-West, English novelist and poet (1892 - 1962)
Anwar al-Sadat, Egyptian statesman and president (1918 - 1981)
Marquis de Sade, French novelist (1740 - 1814)
Morley Safer, Canadian newscaster, correspondent and journalist (1931 - )
William Safire, American journalist and author (1929 - )
Carl Sagan, American astronomer and science writer (1934 - 1996)
Francoise Sagan, French novelist (1935 - )
Mort Sahl, Canadian journalist and humorist (1927 - )
Antoine de Saint-Exupery, French novelist and aviator (1900 - 1944)
St. Francis of Assisi, Italian religious leader (1182 - 1226)
I.A. de St. Just, French revolutionist (1767 - 1794)
Abbe Saint-Real, French historical writer (1639 - 1692)
Louis de Rouvroy duc de St. Simon, French writer and diplomat (1675 - 1755)
Adam de St. Victor, French canon and Latin hymnologist (1130 - 1180)
Joseph Xavier Boniface Saintine, French miscellaneous writer (1798 - 1865)
Saki, Scottish short-story writer (1870 - 1916)
St. Francis de Sales, French bishop and writer (1567 - 1622)
J.D. Salinger, American novelist and short-story writer (1919 - )
J.G. von Salis, Swiss poet (1762 - 1834)
Lord Salisbury, English conservative politician (1893 - 1972)
Lord Robert Arthur Talbot Cecil Salisbury (3rd Marquis of Salisbury), English premier, statesman, scientist and writer (1830 - 1903)
Jonas Salk, American microbiologist (1914 - 1995)
Antoine de Salle, French
Sallust (Caius Sallustius Crispus), Roman historian (86 BC - 35 BC)
Comte Narcisse Achille de Salvandy, French publicist, politician and historian (1795 - 1865)
Lord Samuel, English liberal politician (1870 - 1963)
Paul A. Samuelson, American economist (1915 - )
Sonia Sanchez, American poet, playwright and educator (1934 - )
George Sand (Mme. Dudevant), French novelist (1804 - 1876)
Carl Sandburg, American poet and biographer (1878 - 1967)
Henry Russell "Red" Sanders, American football coach (1905 - 1958)
Lord Sandwich, English politician and diplomat (1718 - 1792)
George Sandys, English poet (1577 - about 1644)
Margaret Sanger, American nurse and social reformer (1883 - 1966)
Margaret E. Sangster, American author (1838 - 1912)
Jacopo Sannazaro (Sannazarius), Italian poet (1458 - 1530)
George Santayana, Spanish philosopher and critic (1863 - 1952)
Jean Baptiste de Santeuil (Santeul or Santolius), French poet (1630 - 1697)
Helen Hooven Santmyer, American writer and educator (1895 - 1986)
Sappho, Greek lyric poet (lived c. 600 BC)
Epes Sargent, American journalist and writer (1812 - 1880)
John Singer Sargent, American painter (1856 - 1925)
David Sarnoff, Russian-American inventor, pioneer and executive (1891 - 1971)
William Saroyan, American writer, novelist and playwright (1908 - 1981)
Nathalie Sarraute, French novelist (1902 - 1999)
May Sarton, American author and poet (1912 - 1995)
Jean-Paul Sartre, French philosopher, novelist and dramatist (1905 - 1980)
Siegfried Sassoon, English poet, soldier and author (1886 - 1967)
Erik Satie, French composer (1866 - 1925)
Bernard Joseph Saurin, French dramatist (1706 - 1781)
John Savage, American poet (1828 - 1888)
Richard Savage, English poet (c. 1698 - 1743)
Marilyn vos Savant, American columnist and writer (1946 - )
Diane Sawyer, American broadcast journalist (1945 - )
J.G. Saxe, American humorous poet, journalist and lecturer (1816 - 1887)
Dorothy L. Sayers, English author (1893 - 1957)
Antonin Scalia, American jurist (1936 - )
Lord Scarman, English judge (1911 - )
Paul Scarron, French dramatist and burlesque poet (1610 - 1660)
Robert Haven Schauffler, American (Austrian-born) musician, essayist, poet and soldier (1879 - 1964)
Jean de Schelandre (used pseudonym Daniel d'Ancheres), French poet (1585? - 1635)
Maria Schell, Austrian actress (1926 - )
Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling, German philosopher (1775 - 1854)
Elsa Schiaparelli, Italian-French designer (1890 - 1973)
Bartolomeo Schidoni, Italian painter (1560 - 1615)
Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller, German poet, dramatist and historian (1759 - 1805)
Friedrich von Schlegel, German critic and writer (1772 - 1829)
Friedrich Ernst Daniel Schleiermacher, German author, critic and pulpit orator (1768 - 1834)
Artur Schnabel, Austrian pianist and teacher (1882 - 1951)
Max Schneckenburger, German song writer (1819 - 1849)
Rob Schneider, American comedian and actor (1954 - )
Friedrich Karl Ludwig Schoedler, German scientific writer (1813 - 1884)
Arthur Schomburg, American educator and administrator (1874 - 1938)
Arthur Schopenhauer, German philosopher (1788 - 1860)
Olive Schreiner, South African novelist (1855 - 1920)
Patricia Schroeder, American political leader (1940 - )
Robert H. Schuller, American evangelist (1926 - )
Charles M. Schulz, American cartoonist (creator of "Peanuts") (1922 - 2000)
B.G. Schumacher, German song writer and arranger of "Heil dir im Siegerkranz" (18th century)
E.F. Schumacher, English economist and write (1911 - 1977)
Robert Alexander Schumann, German composer (1810 - 1856)
Joseph A. Schumpeter, Moravian-American economist and sociologist (1883 - 1950)
Johann Baltasar Schuppius (Schuppe), German scholar and satirist (1610 - 1661)
Carl Schurz, German rebel, journalist and statesman (1829 - 1906)
Charles Schwab, American manufacturer (1862 - 1939)
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Austrian actor (1947 - )
Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, American military leader (1934 - )
Albert Schweitzer, French theologian, musician and medical missionary (1875 - 1965)
Scipio Africanus, Roman general and consul (237 BC - 183 BC)
John Scogin (fl. 1480)
Clinton Scollard, American poet, editor and writer (1860 - 1932)
Scopas, Greek sculptor and architect (400 BC - 320 BC)
C.P. Scott, English journalist (1846 - 1932)
Hazel Scott, Trinidad-American pianist, singer and writer (1920 - 1981)
Sir Walter Scott, Scottish novelist and poet (1771 - 1832)
William Scott (Lord Stowell), English admiralty judge (1745 - 1836)
Winfield Scott, American general (1786 - 1866)
Florida Scott-Maxwell, American writer, suffragist and psychologist
Augustus Eugene Scribe, French dramatist (1791 - 1861)
Augustus Eugene Scribe and Germain Delavigne, French dramatist and librettist (1791 - 1861 and 1790 - 1868)
Horace H. Scudder, American author (1838 - 1902)
George de Scuderi (or Scudery), French dramatist (1601 - 1667)
John Sculley, American business executive (1939 - )
Steven Seagal, American actor and author (1951 - )
Bobby Seale, American political activist (1937 - )
Sir Owen Seaman, English poet, writer and editor of "Punch" (1861 - 1936)
Michel Jean Sedaine, French dramatist and poet (1719 - 1797)
Anne Douglas Sedgwick, American novelist (1873 - 1935)
Sir Charles Sedley, English wit, poet and dramatist (1639 - 1701)
Sedulius ("Scotus Hybernicus"), Scotch-Irish grammarian (9th century)
Alan Seeger, American poet and soldier killed in action (1888 - 1916)
Pete Seeger, American folksinger and song writer (1919 - )
John Robert Seeley, English historian (1834 - 1895)
Erich Segal, American novelist and dramatist (1937 - )
Jerry Seinfeld, American comedian (1955 - )
Haile Selassie, Ethiopian political leader (1892 - 1975)
John Selden, English jurist, antiquary and author (1584 - 1654)
Hans Selye, Austrian-Hungarian endocrinologist (1907 - 1982)
Seneca (Lucius Annaeus Seneca), Roman philosopher and moralist (4 BC - 65 AD)
Leopold Senghor, Senegalese poet and statesman (1906 - )
Kate Seredy, Hungarian children's writer and illustrator (1899 - 1975)
Rod Serling, American writer (1924 - 1975)
Robert William Service, Canadian poet (1874 - 1958)
Anya Seton, American writer (1916 - )
Georges Seurat, French artist and painter (1859 - 1891)
Dr. Seuss (pseudonym of Theodore Seuss Geisel), American children's storywriter (1904 - 1991)
Eric Sevareid, American newscaster (1912 - 1992)
Alexander Severus, Roman (Phoenician-born) emperor (205 - 235)
Mme. Marie de Rabutin-Chantal de Sevigne, French epistolary writer and diarist (1629 - 1696)
Harriet W. Sewall, American poet (1819 - 1889)
Jonathan M. Sewall, American poet (1748 - 1808)
Thomas Seward, English poet (1708 - 1790)
William Henry Seward, American statesman (1801 - 1872)
Anna Sewell, English novelist (1820 - 1878)
Dr. George Sewell, English physician and miscellaneous writer (died 1726)
Rev. William Sewell, Isle of Wight writer and teacher (about 1805 -1874)
Anne Sexton, American poet (1928 - 1974)
Jane Seymour, English actress (1951 - )
Thomas Shadwell, English dramatist and poet (1642 - 1692)
Peter Shaffer, English playwright (1926 - )
John Campbell Shairp, Scottish author, critic and poet (1819 - 1885)
William Shakespeare, English dramatist and poet (1564 - 1616)
Ntozake Shange, American poet and playwright (1948 - )
William Sharp ("Fiona McLeod"), Scottish novelist, essayist and miscellaneous writer (1856 - 1905)
Tom Sharpe, English comic novelist and historian (1928 - )
David Taylor Shaw, English singer and entertainer (1813 - 1890)
George Bernard Shaw, Irish dramatist, novelist and critic (1856 - 1950)
Henry Wheeler Shaw, (see Josh Billings)
Wilfrid Sheed, English novelist (1930 - )
Gail Sheehy, American writer, journalist and editor (1937 - )
Charlie Sheen, American actor (1965 - )
Fulton J. Sheen, American religious leader (1895 - 1979)
John Sheffield (Duke of Buckinghamshire), English poet and statesman (1649 - 1721)
Sidney Sheldon, American writer (1917 - )
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, English author (1797 - 1851)
Percy Bysshe Shelley, English poet (1792 - 1822)
William Shenstone, English poet, gardener and collector (1714 - 1763)
Alice M. Shepard, American poet (early 20th century)
John C. Shepard, American consultant and attorney (1950 - )
Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Irish orator, dramatist and politician (1751 - 1816)
Frank Dempster Sherman, American poet and writer (1860 - 1916)
General William Tecumseh Sherman, American general (1820 - 1891)
Mary Martha Sherwood, English children's author (1775 - 1851)
Robert E. Sherwood, American playwright (1896 - 1955)
Su Shi, Chinese Song Dynasty poet (1037 - 1101)
Li Shimim, Chinese emperor and founder of the Tang Dynasty (597 - 649)
Florence Scovel Shinn, American illustrator and metaphysicist
Emanuel Shinwell, British Labour politician (1884 - 1986)
James Shirley, English dramatist (1596 - 1666)
Willie Shoemaker, American jockey (1931 - )
Dinah Shore, American singer and actress (1917 - 1994)
Don Shula, American football coach (1930 - )
Emily Anne Shuldham, no biographical data available
George P. Shultz, American industrialist and political leader (1920 - )
Nevil Shute (Nevil Shute Norway), English aeronautical engineer, entrepreneur and writer (1899 - 1960)
Sarah Siddons, English actress and sculptor (1755 - 1831)
Henry Sidgwick, English philosopher and educationist (1838 - 1900)
Algernon Sidney, English politician and patriot (1622 - 1683)
Sir Philip Sidney, English soldier, poet and courtier (1554 - 1586)
Henryk Sienkiewicz, Polish novelist (1846 - 1916)
Emmanuel Joseph Sieyes, French politician and publicist (1748 - 1836)
Sigismund, king of Hungary and emperor of Germany (1368 - 1437)
Simone Signoret, German actress (1921 - )
Lydia Huntley Sigourney, American poet and writer (1791 - 1865)
Edward Rowland Sill, American poet (1841 - 1887)
Charles Doyne Sillery, Scotch-Irish poet and writer (1807 - 1836)
Beverly Sills, American opera singer (1929 - )
Georges Simenon, Belgian novelist (1903 - 1989)
Charles Simmons (1924 - )
William Gilmore Simms, American novelist (1806 - 1870)
Neil Simon, American playwright and screenwriter (1927 - )
Paul Simon, American singer and song writer (1941 - )
Nina Simone, American jazz singer, pianist, composer and song writer (1933 - )
Simonides of Ceos, Greek lyric poet (556 BC - 467 BC)
O.J. Simpson, American football player and actor (1947 - )
Wallis Warfield Simpson, Duchess of Windsor, English (1896 - 1986)
George Robert Sims, English author and dramatist (1847 - 1922)
Frank Sinatra, American singer and actor (1915 - 1998)
May Sinclair, English novelist (1865? - 1946)
Upton Beall Sinclair, American novelist and politician (1878 - 1968)
Marsha Sinetar, American writer
Isaac singer, Polish-American novelist and short-story writer (1904 - 1991)
Ben Sira (Syra), Jewish sage, scribe, scholar and aphorist ("Wisdom of Ben Sira") (2nd century BC)
Jean Sirmond, French Latin poet (c. 1589 - 1649)
Edith Sitwell, English poet (1887 - 1964)
Osbert Sitwell, English author (1892 - 1969)
Sivananda, Indian physician and sage (1887 - 1963)
Walter William Skeat, English philologist and clergyman (1835 - 1912)
John Skelton, English satirical poet (1460 - 1529)
Red Skelton, American comedian and actor (1913 - 1997)
B.F. Skinner, American psychologist (1904 - 1990)
Cornelia Otis Skinner, American actress and author (1901 - 1979)
Mikhail Skobeleff, Russian general (1844 - 1882)
Sam Slick, (see Thomas Chandler Haliburton)
Alfred P. Sloan,Jr., American auto executive (1875 - 1966)
Christopher Smart, English poet (1722 - 1770)
Samuel Smiles, Scottish author (1812 - 1904)
Jane Smiley, American writer (1949 - )
Adam Smith, Scottish economist (1723 - 1790)
Alexander Smith, Scottish poet (1830 - 1867)
Alfred Emanuel Smith, American politician (1873 - 1944)
Bessie Smith, American blues singer and song writer (1894 - 1937)
Betty Smith, American novelist (1896 - 1972)
Charlotte Smith, English novelist (1749 - 1806)
Dodie Smith, English dramatist (1896 - 1990)
Edmund Neale Smith, English poet and dramatist (1672 - 1710)
Eliza Smith, English cookbook author (18th century)
Elizabeth Oakes Smith, American poet and writer (1806 - 1893)
Francis Hopkinson Smith, American author, painter and engineer (1838 - 1915)
Hannah Whitall Smith, American evangelist, reformer, suffragist and author (1832 - 1911)
Henry Smith, no biographical data available
Horace (Horatio) Smith, English humorist, poet, novelist and misc. writer (1779 - 1849)
Horace Smith and James Smith, English poets (1779 - 1849 / 1775 - 1839)
J. Smith, English churchman (commonly as "John Smith of Cambridge") (1618 - 1652)
James Smith, English poet (1775 - 1839)
Captain John Smith, English president of Virginia Colony and writer (1579 - 1632)
Langdon Smith, American poet (1858 - 1918)
Lillian Smith, American novelist and educator (1897 - 1966)
Liz Smith, American columnist (1923 - )
Logan Pearsall Smith, American essayist, editor and anthologist (1865 - 1946)
Maggie Smith, American actress (1934 - )
Margaret Chase Smith, American politician (1897 - 1995)
Marion Couthouy Smith, American poet and writer (1853 - 1931)
Patti Smith, American rock singer and poet (1946 - )
Rev. Samuel Francis Smith, American clergyman and poet (1808 - 1895)
Stevie Smith, English poet (1902 - 1971)
Sydney Smith, English clergyman, wit and essayist (1771 - 1845)
Walter Chalmers Smith, Scottish poet and preacher (1824 - 1908)
Tobias George Smollett, Scottish novelist and historian (1721 - 1771)
Rt. Hon. Jan Christiaan Smuts, South African general, statesman and jurist (1870 - 1950)
W. Smyth, English educator and professor of modern history (1766 - 1849)
Sam Snead, American golfer (1912 - )
Jan L.A. van de Snepscheut, Dutch-American computer scientist and educator (1953 - 1994)
C.P. Snow, English novelist, scientist and government official (1905 - 1980)
Jean Soanen, French prelate and Bishop of Senax (1647 - 1740)
John Sobieski III, Polish king (1624 - 1696)
Ralph W. Sockman, American religious leader (1889 - 1970)
Socrates, Greek philosopher (c. 470 BC - c. 399 BC)
Solomon, king of the ancient Hebrews and son of David (died circa 930 BC)
Solon, Athenian one of Seven Sages, lawgiver (about 638 BC - 559 BC)
Alexander I. Solzhenitsyn, Russian novelist (1918 - )
James Somerville, no biographical data available
William C. Somerville, English poet (1677 - 1742)
Anastasio Somoza, Nicaraguan dictator (1925 - 1980)
Stephen Sondheim, American composer and lyricist (1930 - )
Susan Sontag, American author and critic (1933 - )
Sophocles, Greek tragic poet (c. 496 BC - 406 BC)
Sorbienne (1610 - 1670)
Charles Hamilton Sorley, English poet and soldier killed in action (1895 - 1915)
John L.B. Soule, American editor (1815 - 1891)
Bishop Robert South, English theologian (1634 - 1716)
Thomas Southerne, Irish dramatist (1660 - 1746)
Robert Southey, English poet and prose writer (1774 - 1843)
Robert Southey and Samuel T. Coleridge, English
Robert Southwell, English poet and Jesuit martyr (about 1562 - 1595)
Wole Soyinka, Nigerian playwright, novelist and critic (1934 - )
Sozemen (Sozomenos Hermias), Greek ecclesiastical historian (fl. 440)
Patricia Meyer Spacks, American literature scholar and writer (1929 - )
Muriel Spark, English novelist (1918 - )
Susan Marr Spaulding, American
Larry Speakes, American government official (1939 - )
Cardinal Francis Joseph Spellman, American cardinal (1889 - 1967)
Anne Spencer, American poet and social worker (1882 - 1975)
Herbert Spencer, English founder of synthetic philosophy (1820 - 1903)
Sir Stephen Spender, English poet and critic (1909 - 1995)
Oswald Spengler, German philosopher (1880 - 1936)
Edmund Spenser, English poet (c. 1552 - 1599)
William Robert Spenser, English poet (about 1769 - 1834)
Steven Spielberg, American director and producer (1947 - )
Mickey Spillane, American author (1918 - )
Benedict (Baruch) Spinoza, Dutch philosopher (1632 - 1677)
Benjamin Spock, American physician and author (1903 - 1998)
Harriet Prescott Spofford, American novelist and poet (1835 - 1921)
Charles Sprague, American poet (1791 - 1875)
Bruce Springsteen, American singer and song writer (1949 - )
Nancy Dennis Sproat (Mrs. James), American poet (1766 - 1826)
Charles Hadden Spurgeon, English Baptist preacher (1834 - 1892)
Johanna Spyri, Swiss novelist (1827 - 1901)
Bernadin de St. Pierre, French man of letters (1737 - 1814)
Madame de Stael, French writer (1766 - 1817)
Jean Stafford, American short-story writer and novelist (1915 - 1979)
Lord Stair, English author (1648 - 1707)
Joseph Stalin, Russian political leader (1879 - 1953)
Sylvester Stallone, American actor (1946 - )
Leszczynski Stanislaus ("Stanislaus I"), Polish ruler (1677 - 1766)
Konstantin Stanislavsky, Russian actor and director (1863 - 1938)
Lord Edward George Geoffrey Smith Stanley ("Rupert of Debate"), British writer and statesman (1799 - 1869)
Henry Morton Stanley, Welsh explorer (1841 - 1904)
Henry Morton Stanley and David Livingstone, Welsh and Scottish journalist and explorer / missionary and explorer (1841 - 1904 / 1813 - 1873)
Thomas Stanley (1), English writer and scholar (1625 - 1678)
Thomas J. Stanley (2), American author, lecturer and researcher of the affluent (late 20th century)
Elizabeth Cady Stanton, American social reformer and feminist (1815 - 1902)
Frank L. Stanton, American editor and poet (1857 - 1927)
Barbara Stanwyck, American actress (1907 - 1990)
Freya Stark, French-English travel writer
Thomas Starkey, English divine and religious writer (c. 1499 - 1538)
Statius (Publius Papanius Statius), Roman poet (c. 60 - 100)
Sir William Staunforde (Stanford), English judge and legal writer (1509 - 1558)
Sir George Staunton, English writer (1781 - 1859)
Christina Stead, Australian novelist (1902 - 1983)
Edmund C. Stedman, American poet and critic (1833 - 1908)
Danielle Steel, American novelist (1947 - )
Sir Richard Steele, Irish essayist, dramatist and politician (1672 - 1729)
Shelby Steele, American essayist, political thinker and educator (1946 - )
Joseph Stefano, American screenwriter (1922 - )
Lincoln Steffens, American journalist and social reformer (1866 - 1936)
Edward Steichen, American photographer (1879 - 1973)
Rod Steiger, American actor (1925 - )
Ben Stein, American actor, author and game show host (1944 - )
Gertrude Stein, American author (1874 - 1946)
John Ernst Steinbeck, American novelist (1902 - 1968)
Saul Steinberg, American artist and cartoonist (1914 - )
Gloria Steinem, American feminist, journalist and lecturer (1934 - )
George Steiner, French American literary critic, educator and scholar (1929 - )
Charles Steinmetz, American (German-born) electrical engineer (1865 - 1923)
Didacus Stella, Roman general (fl. 50 BC)
de Stendhal (pseudonym of Marie Henri Beyle), French novelist and critic (1783 - 1842)
Casey Stengel, American baseball player and manager (1890 - 1975)
George Robert Stephanopolous, American politician and aide to President William Clinton (1961 - )
J.K. Stephen, English poet (1859 - 1892)
Sir Leslie Stephen, English author, editor and biographer (1832 - 1904)
Mrs. Anna S. Stephens, American novelist (1813 - 1886)
James Stephens, Irish poet and writer (1882 - 1950)
Isabella S. Stephenson, English poet (1843 - 1890)
John Sterling, Isle of Bute poet and writer (1806 - 1844)
Isaac Stern, Russian-American violinist (1920 - )
Laurence Sterne, Irish humorous and novelist (1713 - 1768)
Abel Stevens, American clergyman, editor and historical writer (1815 - 1897)
Brooks Stevens, American industrial designer (1911 - )
George A. Stevens, English dramatist and actor (1720 - 1784)
Wallace Stevens, American poet and author (1879 - 1955)
Adlai E. Stevenson, American democratic politician (1900 - 1965)
Robert Louis Stevenson, Scottish essayist, poet and novelist (1850 - 1894)
H.L. Steward, M.C. Bethea, S.S. Andrews,R.O. Brennan, L.A. Balant
Mrs. Dugald Stewart, Scottish wife of philosopher Dugald Stewart (1765 - 1838)
Mary Stewart, English novelist (1916 - )
Potter Stewart, American supreme court justice (1915 - 1985)
Rod Stewart, English singer (1945 - )
Bishop John Still, English learned prelate and writer (1543 - 1607)
Benjamin Stillingfleet, English naturalist and writer (1702 - 1771)
Henry Lewis Stimson, American government official (1867 - 1950)
Mary A. Stodart, English writer and poet (fl. 1850)
Richard Henry Stoddard, American poet (1825 - 1903)
Thomas Tod Stoddart, Scottish angler and author (1810 - 1880)
Carl Stokes, American mayor and lawyer (1927 - 1996)
I.F. Stone, American journalist, pamphleteer and author (1907 - 1989)
Lucy Stone, American suffragist and feminist (1818 - 1893)
Nicholas Stone, English architect and mason to James I (1586 - 1647)
Robert Stone, American author (1937 - )
Sharon Stone, American actress (1958 - )
W. Clement Stone, American businessman and philanthropist (1902 - )
Tom Stoppard, English dramatist (1937 - )
Anthony Morris Storer, English bibliophile and diplomatist (1746 - 1799)
Emery Alexander Storrs, American lawyer (1835 - 1885)
Joseph Story, American jurist (1779 - 1845)
William Wetmore Story, American lawyer, sculptor and author (1819 - 1895)
William Stoughton, American clergyman (1631 - 1701)
Harriet Elizabeth Stowe (nee Beecher), American author (1811 - 1896)
Lytton Strachey, English biographer and critic (1880 - 1932)
Viscount P.C.S. Smythe Strangford, Irish diplomat, translator and viscount (1780 - 1855)
Gene Stratton-Porter, American novelist (1868 - 1924)
Igor Stravinsky, Russian composer (1882 - 1971)
Meryl Streep, American actress (1949 - )
Barbra Streisand, American actress and singer (1942 - )
Arthur John Arbuthnott Stringer, Canadian author and poet (1874 - 1950)
Dr. William Strode, English poet and dramatist (1602 - 1644)
Rev. George Augustus Strong (used pseudonym "Marc Antony Henderson"), American writer (1832 - 1912)
Bjarne Stroustrup, American (Danish-born) computer scientist, developed C++ prog'g language (1951 - )
Jan Struther (pseudonym of Joyce Maxtone Graham) (nee Anstruther), English writer (1901 - 1953)
Janet Erskine Stuart, English poet
Very Rev. Charles William Stubbs,D.D., English poet and Bishop of Truro (1845 - 1912)
William Styron, American novelist (1925 - )
Sir John Suckling, English poet (c. 1608 - 1642)
Marie Joseph Eugene Sue, French novelist (1804 - 1857)
Caius Tranquillus Suetonius, Roman historian (born c. 69 - after 122)
Meridel Le Sueur, American writer and historian
Anne Sullivan, American educator (1866 - 1936)
Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan, English composer (1842 - 1900)
Louis Henri Sullivan, American architect (1856 - 1924)
Edith Summerskill, English labour politician (1901 - 1980)
Charles Sumner, American statesman (1811 - 1874)
Billy Sunday, American revivalist and baseball player (1862 - 1935)
Robert Smith Surtees, English novelist and editor (1805 - 1864)
Henry Sutton (pseudonym used by David R. Slavitt), American poet and novelist (1935 - )
Han Suyin, Chinese writer and physician (1917 - )
Shunryu Suzuki, Japanese religious leader (1905 - 1971)
Jimmy Swaggart, American evangelist (1935 - )
Charles Swain, English poet and engraver (1803 - 1874)
Swamwra of Basra, Turkish mystic (fl. 675)
Gloria Swanson, American actor, producer and business executive (1897 - 1983)
Emanuel Swedenborg, Swedish naturalist, mathematician, scientist and theologian (1688 - 1772)
May Swenson, American poet (1919 - )
Madame Anne Sophie Swetchine (Soimonoff), Russian-French writer (1782 - 1857)
Jonathan Swift, Irish satirist and man of letters (1667 - 1745)
Algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet (1837 - 1909)
Loretta Swit, American actress (1937 - )
Joshua Sylvester, English poet, translator and miscellaneous writer (1563 - 1618)
John Addington Symonds, English poet, translator and man of letters (1840 - 1893)
John Millington Synge, Irish poet and dramatist (1871 - 1909)
Syrus (Publilius Syrus), Roman (Syrian-born) mimographer (c. 1st century BC)
Thomas Szasz, Hungarian psychiatrist (1920 - )
Albert von Szent-Gyorgyi, Hungarian biochemist (1893 - 1986)
Leo Szilard, American (Hungarian-born) scientist (1898 - 1964)

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