May 31

Svetlana Alexievich

Svetlana Alexievich (born May 31, 1948) Belarusian writer, 2015 Literature Nobel Prize – The Chernobyl Prayer: Chronicles of the Future (aka Voices from Chernobyl)


Judith Wright

Judith Wright (born May 31, 1915) Australian poet, environmentalist, human rights activist


Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman (born May 31, 1819) U.S. poet