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Marshall Faulk is a former running back for the Colts and Rams. He is one of three NFL players in history to reach at least 10,000 rushing yards and 5,000 receiving yards. You may have heard of Marshall Applewhite. He made history when he created a cult, Heaven's Gate, and organized the largest mass suicide in the United States.

On a lighter note, this Marshall predicted the invention of the internet 30 years before it existed. Marshall Mcluhan was a Canadian philosopher who is most famous for his study in media theory. Some of his works include The Gutenberg Galaxy and The Global Village.

Marshall Faulk is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Actor, Athlete, American football player
Marshall William Faulk is an American former college and professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League for twelve seasons. He played college football for ...more

Marshall Applewhite is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Marshall Herff Applewhite, Jr., also known as "Bo" and "Do", among other names, was an American cult leader who founded what became known as the Heaven's Gate religious group ...more

Marshall McLuhan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Futurist, Educator, Author
Herbert Marshall McLuhan, CC was a Canadian philosopher of communication theory and a public intellectual. His work is viewed as one of the cornerstones of the study of media theory, as well as ...more

Marshall Crenshaw is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Guitarist, Songwriter, Actor
Marshall Howard Crenshaw is an American musician, singer and songwriter best known for his song "Someday, Someway", a Top 40 hit in 1982. His music has roots in classic soul music, ...more

Marshall Allman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Film Producer, Actor
Marshall Scot Allman is an American actor. He is known to television audiences for his role as L. J. Burrows on Fox's successful television series, Prison Break. He is also known for playing ...more

Marshall Taylor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Professional Road Racing Cyclist
Marshall Walter "Major" Taylor was an American cyclist who won the world 1 mile track cycling championship in 1899 after setting numerous world records and overcoming racial ...more

Marshall Bell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Actor, Voice acting, Consultant
Archibald Marshall Bell is an American actor. He has appeared in many character roles in movies and television. He is known for roles in A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge, Stand by ...more

Marshall Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
American football player
Marshall Goldberg was an American football player. He played college football as a halfback and fullback at the University of Pittsburgh. At Pittsburgh Goldberg was twice recognized as a ...more

Marshall Plumlee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Marshall Harrison Plumlee is an American college basketball player who currently plays for Duke University. He was one of the top-rated basketball recruits in the class of 2011, a McDonald's ...more

Marshall Herskovitz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer
Marshall Schreiber Herskovitz is an American film director, writer and producer, and currently the President Emeritus of the Producers Guild of America. Among his productions are Traffic, The ...more

Marshall Kirk McKusick is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Programmer, Computer scientist
Marshall Kirk McKusick is a computer scientist, known for his extensive work on BSD, from the 1980s to FreeBSD in the present day. He was president of the USENIX Association from 1990 to 1992 ...more

Marshall Neilan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor
Marshall Ambrose "Mickey" Neilan was an American motion picture actor, screenwriter, film director, and producer.

Marshall Warren Nirenberg is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Chemist
Marshall Warren Nirenberg was an American biochemist and geneticist. He shared a Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1968 with Har Gobind Khorana and Robert W. Holley for "breaking the ...more

Marshall Thompson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Actor
Marshall Thompson was an American film and television actor, born James Marshall Thompson in Peoria, Illinois.

Marshall Manesh is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Actor
Marshall Manesh is an Iranian/American actor. Manesh has appeared in recurring roles on the television shows Will & Grace, Scrubs, Andy Barker, P.I.,Hot in Cleveland, Boston Legal, and, most ...more

Marshall Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Marshall Jefferson is an American musician, working in house music, in particular, the subgenres of Chicago house and deep house.

Marshall Napier is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Actor, Playwright
Marshall James Napier is a New Zealand-born actor, dramatist and playwright. He is the father of actress Jessica Napier and the uncle of actor James Napier. Before becoming an actor, Napier ...more

Marshall Allen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Actor, Jazz Musician
Marshall Belford Allen is an American free jazz and avant-garde jazz alto saxophone player. He also performs on flute, oboe, piccolo, and EVI. Allen is best known for his work with eccentric ...more

Marshall Brickman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Television director, Television producer, Screenwriter
Marshall Brickman is an American screenwriter, best known for his collaborations with Woody Allen. He is also known for playing the banjo with Eric Weissberg in the 1960s, and for a series of ...more

Marshall Rogers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Cartoonist
William Marshall Rogers III, known professionally as Marshall Rogers, was an American comic-book artist best known for his work at Marvel and DC Comics in the 1970s, particularly as one of the ...more

Marshall Meyer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Rabbi
Rabbi Marshall T. Meyer was an American Conservative rabbi who became a recognized international human rights activist while living and working in Argentina from 1958 to 1984, during the period ...more

Marshall Gilkes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Composer
Marshall Gilkes is an American jazz trombonist and composer.

Marshall Colt is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Soldier, Psychologist, Actor
Marshall Colt is a management consultant, combat-decorated veteran and former Captain in the United States Navy in San Diego, California, who was an actor in film and television from 1976 to ...more

Marshall Teague is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Marshall Teague Race car driver
Marshall Teague was an American race car driver. He was nicknamed by NASCAR fans as the "King of the Beach" for his performances at the Daytona Beach Road Course. He walked into fellow ...more

Marshall Lytle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Marshall
Marshall Lytle Musician
Marshall Lytle was an American rock and roll bassist, best known for his work with the groups Bill Haley & His Comets and The Jodimars in the 1950s. He played upright slap bass on the iconic ...more