1919 - Frederik Pohl
Prolific American science fiction writer, known for his series and collaborations.
1922 - Charles Schulz
American cartoonist, famous for his long-running Peanuts cartoons.
1943 - Marilynne Robinson
American novelist who won the 1995 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for her book Gilead.
1949 - David Poyer
American retired naval officer and author, known for his sea fiction.
1953- Jonathan Weiner
American science writer who won the Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction in 1995 for The Beak of the Finch.
1971 - Vicki Petterson
American urban fantasy author, author of the Las Vegas-based Zodiac series.
1997 - Marguerite Henry
2005 - Stan Berenstain