Below are famous poets that are known for writing haiku poetry. Where possible, we've provided links to examples of their poetry. This page is currently being developed.
See also: Famous Haiku Poems | Western Poets Using Haiku
- Matsuo Bashō
- Yosa Buson
- Fukuda Chiyo-ni
- Kobayashi Issa
- Masaoka Shiki
Other famous haiku poets: Natsume Soseki, Matsuo Basho, Yosa Buson, Chiyo-ni, Hendrik Doeff, Hanabusa Itchō, Tatsuko Hoshino, Dakotsu Iida, Ishizuka Tomoji, Kobayashi Issa, Masao Kume, Takashi Matsumoto, Nagai Tatsuo, Naito Joso, Ogiwara Seisensui, Ozaki Kōyō, Taneda Santōka, and Shōtetsu.