American poets

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This list has 17 sub-lists and 3,498 members. See also American poetry, American writers by genre, Poets by nationality

  1. American Poets Laureate

    American Poets Laureate

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  3. 19th-century American poets

    19th-century American poets

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  4. 20th-century American poets

    20th-century American poets

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  5. 21st-century American poets

    21st-century American poets

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  6. American Catholic poets

    American Catholic poets

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  8. American poets by state

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  9. Black Mountain poets

    Black Mountain poets

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  10. Colonial American poets

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  11. Cowboy poets

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  12. American modernist poets

    American modernist poets

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  13. New York School poets

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  14. Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winners 3 views

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  15. American women poets

    American women poets

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  16. Yale Younger Poets winners

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  17. American poet stubs

    American poet stubs

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Top 10: American poets

The top 10 members of this list - ranked by most page views:
  1. Pauley Perrette
  2. Jim Morrison
  3. Val Kilmer
  4. Courtney Love
  5. Masiela Lusha
  6. Jill Scott
  7. Jeff Hardy
  8. Viggo Mortensen
  9. Bob Dylan
  10. Billy Corgan

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# Celebrity AgeDescription Views Rank
1. Pauley Perrette45American actress 470,687 239
2. Jim Morrison27*Musician, Songwriter, Poet, Filmmaker 460,019 248
3. Val Kilmer54Actor 214,243 832
4. Courtney Love50American musician 185,411 945
5. Masiela Lusha28Actress, writer, author 173,855 1,014
6. Jill Scott42AMerican singer - poet 167,095 1,079
7. Jeff Hardy37professional wrestler and musician; artist 160,396 1,062
8. Viggo Mortensen55American actor 156,291 1,091
9. Bob Dylan73American rock and folk musician 115,815 1,660
10. Billy Corgan47Musician, Songwriter, Producer, Author 67,455 2,833
11. Amber Tamblyn31American actress and poet 63,788 2,967
12. William S. Tribell37American poet 51,511 3,380
13. Patti Smith67Singer-songwriter, poet, artist 49,225 3,886
14. Serj Tankian47musician 46,288 3,987
15. Crispin Glover50American actor and director 46,288 4,295
16. Candy Barr70*American pornographic actor, stripper 44,644 4,527
17. Maya Angelou86*Poet, dancer, producer, playwright, director, author 36,666 5,379
18. Emilie Autumn34American musician 32,909 5,265
19. Sylvia Plath30*American poet, novelist 15,379 9,591
20. Lydia Lunch55American singer, author and actress 14,993 10,184
21. Dr. Seuss87*American cartoonist, children's animator and writer 13,860 10,602
22. Langston Hughes65*Poet, playwright, novelist 12,686 11,037
23. Jack Kerouac47*American novelist and poet 12,444 11,231
24. Shel Silverstein68*American poet 12,174 12,288
25. James Avery68*American actor, writer and director 11,339 12,102
26. Alice Walker70Writer 10,814 12,753
27. Vanna Bonta56novelist, poet and film actress 10,738 12,898
28. Leonard Nimoy83American actor 9,310 14,408
29. Thorsten Kaye48German-British actor 8,280 15,760
30. Amanda Seales33American, Actress 8,280 15,778
31. Charles Bukowski73*Novelist, Poet 8,104 15,214
32. Edgar Allan Poe40American poet, short story writer and literary critic 6,681 16,824
33. Mercedes de Acosta75*American, Writer 5,366 19,900
34. Laurie Anderson67Musician, performance artist, singer 4,923 21,269
35. Saul Williams42American musician 4,785 22,624
36. James Baldwin63*American writer, novelist 4,523 21,664
37. T.S. Eliot76*Poet, dramatist, literary critic 4,448 21,584
38. e.e. cummings67*American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright 3,709 24,070
39. Rita Mae Brown69Novelist, poet, screenwriter, activist 3,439 25,964
40. Stephen Gyllenhaal64Film director 3,205 25,759
41. Don Van Vliet69*American musician 3,056 26,306
42. Betty Aberlin71American actor 2,982 27,488
43. Nick Flynn54American writer 2,732 28,379
44. Carol MillerAmerican journalist 2,601 30,129
45. Otep Shamaya34American writer and musician 2,509 30,290
46. Allen Ginsberg70*poet, activist, essayist 2,218 32,545
47. Roberts Blossom87*Actor, poet 2,005 33,408
48. Pleasant Gehman55American journalist 1,926 35,896
49. Jonathan Harris87*American actor 1,910 35,226
50. Nipsey Russell87*American entertainer 1,900 35,041
51. James Welch62*American writer 1,893 35,096
52. Ezra Pound87*Poet, critic 1,705 35,697
53. Louisa May Alcott55Writer 1,671 36,977
54. Dorothy Parker73*American writer 1,654 36,834
55. William S. Burroughs83*American novelist, essayist 1,638 38,263
56. Dejan Stojanović55poet, writer, and businessman 1,579 37,363
57. Sharmagne Leland-St. JohnActress 1,454 39,455
58. Jim Carroll60*American musician and writer 1,443 40,834
59. Craig Snyder49American boxer 1,419 44,361
60. Scott O'Hara36*American pornographic actor, writer 1,348 55,160
61. James Lipton87Poet, talk show host, writer, teacher 1,272 41,179
62. Beah Richards80*American film actor 1,201 44,711
63. Clint Catalyst43Writer, actor 1,057 45,129
64. Julia Cameron66American writer 1,019 45,558
65. Mina Loy83*British, Artist 1,002 46,804
66. Carl Sandburg89*American writer 971 45,849
67. Akiane Kramarik20Artist, Humanitarian, Poet, Child prodigy, Philanthropist 925 51,084
68. Molly McGrannAmerican, Writer 892 49,157
69. Jackie Curtis38*Actor, poet, playwright 862 51,062
70. Gertrude Stein72*American writer, poet 836 50,102
71. Ralph Waldo Emerson78American author, essayist, philosopher, poet 830 50,832
72. Seth Peterson44American, Actor 824 49,859
73. Blanche Oelrichs60*American, Poet 821 50,563
74. Sadakichi Hartmann77*American writer 766 51,831
75. Jocelyn Brando86*American film actress 615 61,890
76. Djuna Barnes90*American woman novelist, poet, journalist, artist 601 58,140
77. Carson Cistulli34Poet and writer 590 56,184
78. Julian Beck60*American actor, director and writer 565 62,821
79. Edna St. Vincent Millay58*American poet 561 60,610
80. Nikki Giovanni71American writer and academic 553 60,358
81. Rod McKuen81American writer, singer, composer 551 90,536
82. John Updike76*American novelist and short story writer 535 60,020
83. Ian Wolfe95*Actor 513 63,430
84. Timothy MurphyAmerican, Actor 507 60,510
85. Moondog83*American composer 473 66,098
86. Donald AllenAmerican poet, publisher, editor, translator 467 65,699
87. Cody WalkerAmerican poet 462 70,763
88. George WatskyAmerican rapper 462 68,158
89. Erica Jong72Novelist, poet, memoirist, critic 459 72,491
90. Henry David Thoreau44American author, naturalist, transcendentalist, tax resister, development critic, and philosopher 445 65,175
91. Gerard Malanga71Actor, filmmaker, poet 443 66,753
92. Scott Shaw55American actor 423 63,725
93. Shelley Berman89American comedian, writer, teacher, and actor 389 70,010
94. Emanuel Xavier43LGBT Puerto Rican writer 371 67,759
95. Willa Cather73*Novelist, short story writer, poet, essayist 353 69,999
96. Paul Auster67Novelist, poet, essayist, screenwriter 331 70,825
97. Etheridge Knight59*African American poet 288 73,944
98. Taylor Mali49American, Writer 286 74,301
99. Gary Soto62American writer 274 76,358
100. Joyce Carol Oates76American novelist 269 75,487
* deceased (age at death)