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List of Famous Playwrights

List of famous playwrights, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top playwrights in the world? This includes the most prominent playwrights, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable playwrights is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic playwrights were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned playwrights.

List is made up of items like Steve Martin and Tyler Perry.

From reputable, prominent, and well known playwrights to the lesser known playwrights of today, these are some of the best professionals in the playwright field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous playwrights ever?" and "What are the names of famous playwrights?" then you're in the right place. (1836 items)
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    Died at 74 (1882-1956)

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    Died at 64 (1929-1993)

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    Aaron Hill Died at 65 (1685-1750)

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    Died at 83 (1928-2011)

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    Died at 86 (1851-1937)

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    Died at 66 (1942-2008)

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    Died at 63 (1870-1933)

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    Died at 59 (1910-1969)

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    Achaeus of Eretria

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    Achdiat Karta Mihardja Died at 99 (1911-2010)

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    Died at 78 (1899-1977)

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    Achille Torelli Died at 81 (1841-1922)

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    Adam Bock

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    Adam Brace age 34

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    Adam Long age 53

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    Died at 71 (1779-1850)

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    Died at 74 (1928-2002)

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    Died at 88 (1914-2002)

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    Died at 88 (1811-1899)

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    Adrià Gual Died at 71 (1872-1943)

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    Died at 68 (1932-2000)

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    Died at 76 (1932-2008)

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    Died at 69 (524 BC-455 BC)

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    Died at 86 (1890-1976)

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    Agnes Walsh age 64

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    Died at 61 (1936-1997)

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    Agustín Moreto y Cavana Died at 51 (1618-1669)

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    Died at 69 (1830-1899)

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    Died at 64 (1868-1932)

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    Died at 71 (1909-1980)

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    Ain Gordon

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    Aishah Rahman age 78

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    Died at 76 (1931-2007)

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    Akbar Radi Died at 68 (1939-2007)

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    Died at 79 (1668-1747)

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