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Black and white photograph of political scientist and philosopher Hannah Arendt holding a cigarette.

Hannah Arendt

(1906 - 1975)

Noga Arikha

Italian poet Ludovico Ariosto.

Ludovico Ariosto

(1474 - 1533)

Classical engraving of Aristophanes with a long beard.

Aristophanes

(c. 446 BC - c. 386 BC)

Photo of stone Aristotle statue face

Aristotle

(384 BC - 322 BC)

Ayi Kwei Armah

Louis Armstrong

(1901 - 1971)

Arnobius the Elder

(c. 250 - c. 330)

Benedict Arnold

(1741 - 1801)

Arrian

(c. 86 - c. 160)

Artemidorus

(c. 101 - c. 200)

Herbert Asbury

(1889 - 1963)

American writer Barbara Lazear Ascher.

Barbara Lazear Ascher

Asclepiades

(c. 330 BC - c. 260 BC)

Emperor of India Ashoka.

Ashoka

(c. 304 BC - c. 238 BC)

Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov

(1920 - 1992)

Painting of Persian Muslim poet Farid ud-Din Attar.

Farid ud-Din Attar

(c. 1142 - c. 1220)

Margaret Atwood

English-born American poet W. H. Auden.

W.H. Auden

(1907 - 1973)

Painting of ornithologist and artist John James Audubon.

John James Audubon

(1785 - 1851)

St. Augustine

Saint Augustine

(354 - 430)

Decimus Magnus Ausonius

(c. 310 - c. 395)

Ben Austen

Color drawing of Jane Austen sitting in a chair wearing a blue dress

Jane Austen

(1775 - 1817)