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  • German magician, occult writer, and theologian Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa.

    Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa

    (1486 - 1535)

  • American showman P.T. Barnum.

    P.T. Barnum

    (1810 - 1891)

  •  English dramatist, writer, and poet Aphra Behn.

    Aphra Behn

    (1640 - 1689)

  • American writer John Berendt.

    John Berendt

  • Russian spiritualist Helena Blavatsky.

    Helena Blavatsky

    (1831 - 1891)

  • English novelist and poet Emily Brontë.

    Emily Brontë

    (1818 - 1848)

  • French Benedictine monk Antoine Augustin Calmet.

    Antoine Augustin Calmet

    (1672 - 1757)

  • British author Angela Carter.

    Angela Carter

    (1940 - 1992)

  • Florentine sculptor and writer Benvenuto Cellini.

    Benvenuto Cellini

    (1500 - 1571)

  • Byzantine historian and daughter of the emperor Anna Comnena.

    Anna Comnena

    (1083 - c. 1153)

  • Pierre de Lancre

    (1553 - 1631)

  • French mathematician and philosopher René Descartes.

    René Descartes

    (1596 - 1650)

  • Spanish soldier and author Bernal Díaz del Castillo.

    Bernal Díaz del Castillo

    (c. 1495 - 1584)

  • Founder of Christian Science Mary Baker Eddy.

    Mary Baker Eddy

    (1821 - 1910)

  • Scottish anthropologist and historian of religion James G. Frazer.

    James G. Frazer

    (1854 - 1941)

  • Ukrainian-born Russian novelist Nikolai Gogol.

    Nikolai Gogol

    (1809 - 1852)

  • Austrian explorer and writer Heinrich Harrer.

    Heinrich Harrer

    (1912 - 2006)

  • American novelist and journalist Mark Helprin.

    Mark Helprin

  • American magician Harry Houdini.

    Harry Houdini

    (1874 - 1926)

  • Pope Innocent VIII

    Pope Innocent VIII

    (1432 - 1492)

  • American author and journalist Jamie James.

    Jamie James

  • American songwriters Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller.

    Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller

    (c. 1950 - 2011)

  • Yugoslav novelist Danilo Kiš.

    Danilo Kiš

    (1935 - 1989)

  • Lady Sarashina

    (c. 1008 - c. 1059)