WAY too subjective a question. The answer depends entirely on whom you ask. Fitzgerald, Faulkner, Hemingway, King, Koontz...there are certainly writers who are in the top of their field, but I doubt you'd ever get much agreement on who's the best of the bunch.Answer
Charles Dickens would be the most celebrated fiction writer of All-time in the English language.
Personally, I haven't seen anyone write anything better than his works either.
the greatest actor of all time is Amithah Bachan
The greatest writer of Latin prose is Cicero
Kobe Bryant, and he'll be the alltime leading scorer in history when he's done.
It's William Shakespeare.
William Shakespeare is considered the most prominent writer of the Northern Renaissace
Homer the blind poet.
He wrote the greatest plays anyone has ever written.
The greatest Methodist song writer is usually considered to be John Wesley's brother, Charles.
A. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Stan 'The Man' Lee .
Shakespeare is important because he was the greatest writer of plays in the world, and the greatest writer of any kind in the English language. It'S important to know about people with those kind of credentials.