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Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?

Updated October 21, 2020 840 votes 24 voters 59.6k views101 items

List RulesVote up all of the Marks you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Mark can you think of? The famous Marks below have many different professions, including notable actors named Mark, famous athletes named Mark, and even comedians named Marc.

Mark Wahlberg is certainly one of the most famous Marks on this list. One of the famous actors named Mark, he actually started his career as a musician fronting the group Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch. He has also starred in such films as Boogie Nights, The Fighter, and Daddy's Home.

Another of the famous people with the first name Mark is Mark Twain, although he was born with the name Samuel Langhorne Clemens. Having written such novels as The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, he is known as one of the greatest American humorists and writers.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous men named Mark? Just add them to the list!

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    Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Wahlberg

    1971-06-05

    BirthplaceDorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg (born June 5, 1971) is an American actor, producer, restaurateur... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Hamill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Hamill

    1951-09-25

    BirthplaceOakland, California, United States of America

    Mark Richard Hamill (; born September 25, 1951) is an American actor, voice actor, and writer.... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Ruffalo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Ruffalo

    1967-11-22

    BirthplaceKenosha, Wisconsin, United States of America

    Mark Ruffalo (; born November 22, 1967) is an American actor and producer. He began acting in... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Twain is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Twain

    1835-11-30

    BirthplaceFlorida, Missouri, United States of America

    Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), known by his pen name Mark... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Zuckerberg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Zuckerberg

    1984-05-14

    BirthplaceWhite Plains, New York

    Mark Elliot Zuckerberg (; born May 14, 1984) is an American technology entrepreneur and... more on Wikipedia

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    Marc Maron is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Marc Maron

    1963-09-27

    BirthplaceJersey City, New Jersey, United States of America

    Marcus David Maron ( MARR-ən; born September 27, 1963) is an American stand-up comedian,... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Harmon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Harmon

    1951-09-02

    BirthplaceBurbank, California, United States of America

    Thomas Mark Harmon (born September 2, 1951) is an American television and film actor. He has... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark McGrath is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark McGrath

    1968-03-15

    BirthplaceHartford, Connecticut, United States of America

    Mark Sayers McGrath (born March 15, 1968) is an American singer who is the lead vocalist of... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Cuban is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Cuban

    1958-07-31

    BirthplacePittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Mark Cuban (born July 31, 1958) is an American businessman and investor. He is the owner of... more on Wikipedia

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    Marc Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Marc Jacobs

    1963-04-09

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Marc Jacobs (born April 9, 1963) is an American fashion designer. He is the head designer for... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Consuelos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Consuelos

    1971-03-30

    BirthplaceZaragoza, Spain

    Mark Andrew Consuelos (born March 30, 1971) is an American actor. He is best known for his... more on Wikipedia

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    Marc Almond is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Marc Almond

    1957-07-09

    BirthplaceSouthport, United Kingdom

    Peter Mark Sinclair "Marc" Almond, (born 9 July 1957) is an English singer-songwriter and... more on Wikipedia

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    Marc Anthony is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Marc Anthony

    1968-09-16

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Marco Antonio Muñiz (born September 16, 1968), known professionally as Marc Anthony, is an... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Jackson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Jackson

    1965-04-01

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Mark Arrol Jackson (born April 1, 1965) is an American former National Basketball Association... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Knopfler is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Knopfler

    1949-08-12

    BirthplaceGlasgow, United Kingdom

    Mark Freuder Knopfler ( NOP-flər; born 12 August 1949) is a British singer-songwriter,... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Ronson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Ronson

    1975-09-04

    BirthplaceSt John's Wood, London, United Kingdom

    Mark Daniel Ronson (born 4 September 1975) is a British–American musician, DJ, songwriter and... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Strong is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Strong

    1963-08-05

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Mark Strong (born Marco Giuseppe Salussolia; 5 August 1963) is a British actor. He is best... more on Wikipedia

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    Marc Bolan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Marc Bolan

    1947-09-30

    BirthplaceLondon Borough of Hackney, London, United Kingdom

    Marc Bolan ( BOH-lən; born Mark Feld; 30 September 1947 – 16 September 1977) was an English... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Addy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Addy

    1964-01-14

    BirthplaceUnited Kingdom

    Mark Ian Addy (born 14 January 1964) is an English actor and voice artist. He is known for... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Hughes is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Hughes

    1963-11-01

    BirthplaceRuabon, United Kingdom

    Leslie Mark Hughes, OBE (born 1 November 1963) is a Welsh football manager and former player,... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Trumbo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Trumbo

    1986-01-16

    BirthplaceAnaheim, California

    Mark Daniel Trumbo is an American professional baseball infielder and outfielder for the... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Messier is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Messier

    1961-01-18

    BirthplaceEdmonton, Canada

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    Mark Stone is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Stone

    1992-05-13

    BirthplaceWinnipeg, Canada

    Mark Daniel Stone (born May 13, 1992) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player for the... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Pellegrino is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Pellegrino

    1965-04-09

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Mark Ross Pellegrino (born April 9, 1965) is an American actor of film and television. He is... more on Wikipedia

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    Mark Henry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Mark In The World?
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    Mark Henry

    1971-06-12

    BirthplaceSilsbee, Texas, United States of America

    Mark Jerrold Henry (born June 12, 1971) is an American powerlifter, Olympic weightlifter,... more on Wikipedia

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