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List of famous people named Mark, along with photos. How many celebrities named Mark can you think of? The famous Marks below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Mark, athletes named Mark, and even political figures named Mark. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Mark? Add them to the list.

Mark Wahlberg's career has spanned over 25 years. He started as a rapper who went by the name of Marky-Mark. He then transitioned into acting and still does today. Some of his films include Ted and The Fighter. Mark Zuckerberg, as you may know, invented Facebook. This social media has shaped how we communicate and has sparked other forms of social media. There was even a film about him, The Social Network. If you're into the podcasting scene, you'll definitely be familiar with Marc Maron. His podcast WTF is one of the most popular on iTunes, and it's definitely worth listening to.

Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Mark Hamill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 64

Birthplace: Oakland, California, USA

Mark Richard Hamill (; born September 25, 1951) is an American actor, voice actor, and writer. Hamill is known for playing Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars films, which won him the Saturn Award ...more

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Mark Stone is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 26

Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada

Mark Daniel Stone (born May 13, 1992) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player for the Vegas Golden Knights of the National Hockey League (NHL). A right winger, he was selected by the Ottawa ...more

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Mark Ruffalo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 51

Birthplace: Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States of America

Mark Ruffalo (; born November 22, 1967) is an American actor and producer. He began acting in the early 1990s and first gained recognition for his work in Kenneth Lonergan's play This Is Our ...more

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Marc Gasol is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 34

Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

Marc Gasol Sáez (Catalan pronunciation: [ˈmaɾɡ ɡəˈzɔl]; born 29 January 1985) is a Spanish professional basketball player for the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association ...more

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Mark Zuckerberg is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 34

Birthplace: White Plains, New York

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg (; born May 14, 1984) is an American technology entrepreneur and philanthropist. Zuckerberg is known for co-founding and leading Facebook as its chairman and chief ...more

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Mark Twain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Dec. at 75 (1835-1910)

Birthplace: Florida, Missouri, United States of America

Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. He was lauded as the ...more

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Mark Borowiecki is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 29

Birthplace: Kanata, Ottawa, Canada

Mark Borowiecki is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He is currently playing for the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League. Born in Kanata, Ontario, Borowiecki is the first ...more
Mark Harmon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 67

Birthplace: Burbank, California, USA

Thomas Mark Harmon (born September 2, 1951) is an American television and film actor. He has appeared in a wide variety of roles since the early 1970s. Initially achieving fame as a college ...more

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Mark Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 29

Birthplace: Long Beach, California

Mark Travis John Sanchez (born November 11, 1986) is a former American football quarterback. He played college football at the University of Southern California (USC), and was drafted by the New ...more

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Marc Methot is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 33

Birthplace: Ottawa, Canada

Marc Philippe Methot (born June 21, 1985) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who is currently an unrestricted free agent. He most recently played for the Dallas Stars of the ...more

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Mark Henry is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 47

Birthplace: Silsbee, Texas, United States of America

Mark Jerrold Henry (born June 12, 1971) is an American powerlifter, Olympic weightlifter, strongman, and retired professional wrestler, who is currently signed to WWE under a Legends contract. ...more

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Mark Strong is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 55

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Mark Strong (born Marco Giuseppe Salussolia; 5 August 1963) is a British actor. He is best known for his roles in films, such as Prince Septimus in Stardust (2007), Lord Henry Blackwood in ...more

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Mark McGwire is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 55

Birthplace: Pomona, California, United States of America

Mark David McGwire (born October 1, 1963), nicknamed Big Mac, is an American former professional baseball first baseman. His Major League Baseball (MLB) playing career spanned from 1986 to 2001 ...more

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Mark Knopfler is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 66

Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

Mark Freuder Knopfler ( NOP-flər; born 12 August 1949) is a British singer-songwriter, guitarist, record producer, and film score composer. He was the lead guitarist, lead singer, and songwriter ...more

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Mark Teixeira is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 38

Birthplace: Annapolis, Maryland, United States of America

Mark Charles Teixeira ( tay-SHAIR-ə; born April 11, 1980) is an American former professional baseball first baseman who played 14 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB), primarily with the New ...more

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Marc Almond is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 61

Birthplace: Southport, United Kingdom

Peter Mark Sinclair "Marc" Almond, (born 9 July 1957) is an English singer-songwriter and musician. Almond first began performing and recording in the synthpop/new wave duo Soft Cell. ...more

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Mark Price is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 55

Birthplace: Bartlesville, Oklahoma, United States of America

William Mark Price (born February 15, 1964) is an American former basketball player and coach. He was most recently the head coach of the UNC Charlotte 49ers. As a player, he played for 12 ...more

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Marc Bolan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Dec. at 30 (1947-1977)

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Marc Bolan ( BOH-lən; born Mark Feld; 30 September 1947 – 16 September 1977) was an English singer-songwriter, musician, guitarist, and poet. He was best known as the lead singer of the glam ...more

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Mark Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 53

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Mark Arrol Jackson (born April 1, 1965) is an American former National Basketball Association (NBA) player and coach. A point guard from St. John's University, he played for the New York Knicks, ...more

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Mark Pellegrino is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 53

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Mark Ross Pellegrino (born April 9, 1965) is an American actor of film and television. He is best known for his work as Lucifer in Supernatural, Paul Bennett in Dexter, Jacob in Lost and as ...more

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Mark Messier is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 58

Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada

Mark John Douglas Messier (; born January 18, 1961) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey center of the National Hockey League and former special assistant to the president and general ...more

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Marc Anthony is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 50

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Marco Antonio Muñiz (born September 16, 1968), known professionally as Marc Anthony, is an American singer, actor, and producer. Anthony is also the top selling tropical salsa artist of ...more

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Mark Hughes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 55

Birthplace: Ruabon, United Kingdom

Leslie Mark Hughes, OBE (born 1 November 1963) is a Welsh football manager and former player, who was most recently manager of Premier League club Southampton. During his playing career he was ...more

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Mark Lanegan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Mark
Age: 54

Birthplace: Ellensburg, Washington

Mark William Lanegan (born November 25, 1964) is an American alternative rock musician and singer-songwriter. Born and raised in Ellensburg, Washington, Lanegan began his musical career in 1984, ...more

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