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

Martin Scorcese is an award winning director. He's won a Golden Globe, Academy Award, Emmy, Grammy, BAFTA's, and so much more. He's directed such films as Gangs of New York and The Wolf of Wall Street. And, of course, one of the most famous of them all, Martin Luther King Jr. He lead the Civil Rights Movement. His mantra was always protesting for your rights with nonviolence and even won a Nobel Peace Prize for it. He is still an important icon today.

Martin Luther King, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King Jr. (born Michael King Jr., January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who was a leader in the Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for ...more

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Martin Škrtel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Škrtel Martin Škrtel is a Slovak footballer who plays as a centre back for English club Liverpool and captains the Slovakia national team. He previously played for Trenčín and Zenit Saint ...more

Martin Sheen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Sheen Ramón Antonio Gerardo Estévez, better known by his stage name Martin Sheen, is an American actor who first achieved fame with roles in the films Badlands and Apocalypse Now. Other ...more

Martin Scorsese is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Scorsese Martin Charles Scorsese is an American director, producer, screenwriter, actor, and film historian. Part of the New Hollywood wave of filmmaking, he is widely regarded as one of the most ...more

Martin Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Lawrence Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence is an American actor, comedian, and filmmaker. He came to fame during the 1990s, establishing a Hollywood career as a leading actor, most notably in the films House ...more

Martin Garrix is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Garrix Martijn Garritsen, commonly known by his stage name Martin Garrix, is a Dutch DJ and producer who is signed to Spinnin' Records. He is best known for the track Animals, which was a Top 10 hit in ...more

Martin Van Buren is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Van Buren Martin Van Buren was the eighth President of the United States. A member of the Democratic Party, he served in a number of senior roles, including eighth Vice President and Secretary of State, ...more

Martin Freeman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Freeman Martin John Christopher Freeman is an English actor, best known for portraying Tim Canterbury in the UK version of the sitcom mockumentary The Office, Dr. John Watson in the British crime drama ...more

Martin Short is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Short Martin Hayter Short, CM is an Canadian-American actor, comedian, writer, singer and producer. He is best known for his comedy work, particularly on the TV programs SCTV and Saturday Night Live. ...more

Martin O'Malley is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin O'Malley Martin Joseph O'Malley is an American politician who served as the 61st Governor of Maryland, from 2007 to 2015. First elected in 2006, he defeated incumbent Governor Robert Ehrlich, and again ...more

Martin Landau is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Landau Martin Landau is an American film and television actor. His career started in the 1950s, with early film appearances including a supporting role in Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest. He ...more

Martin Brodeur is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Brodeur Martin Pierre Brodeur is a former Canadian ice hockey goaltender and current advisor to the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League, who is widely regarded as one of the greatest all-time ...more

Martin St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin St. Louis Martin St. Louis is a Canadian professional ice hockey right wing and an alternate captain for the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League. An undrafted player, St. Louis has played over ...more

Martin Solveig is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Solveig Martin Laurent Picandet, better known under his stage name Martin Solveig, is a French electro and nu disco DJ and producer. He also hosts a weekly radio show called "C'est La Vie" on ...more

Martin Bashir is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Bashir Martin Bashir is a British journalist, who was a political commentator for MSNBC, hosting Martin Bashir, and a correspondent for NBC's Dateline NBC. He was previously an anchor for ABC's ...more

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Martin Gore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Gore Martin Lee Gore is an English singer songwriter, guitarist, keyboardist, producer, remixer, and DJ. He is a founding member of Depeche Mode and has written the majority of their songs. His work ...more

Martin Balsam is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Balsam Martin Henry Balsam was an American actor. He is known for his role as Archie Bunker's business partner Murray Klein in the sitcom Archie Bunker's Place from 1979-1982, his Oscar-winning role as ...more

Martin Crane is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Crane Det. Martin "Marty" Crane is a fictional character on the American television show Frasier. He was played by actor John Mahoney. Martin is the father of Frasier and Niles Crane.

Martin Marinčin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Marinčin Martin Marinčin is a Slovak professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Edmonton Oilers in the National Hockey League. He was drafted in the second round, 46th overall, by the ...more

Martin Yan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Yan Martin Yan is a Chinese-born Hong Kong-American chef and food writer. He has hosted his award-winning PBS-TV cooking show Yan Can Cook since 1982.

Martin Mull is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Mull Martin Eugene Mull is an American actor who has appeared in many television and film roles. He is also a comedian, painter, and recording artist. As an actor, he first became known in his role ...more

Martín Prado is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martín Prado Martín Manuel Prado is a Venezuelan professional baseball player for the Miami Marlins of Major League Baseball. He has also played for the Atlanta Braves, Arizona Diamondbacks and New ...more

Martin Havlát is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Havlát Martin Havlát is a Czech professional ice hockey player currently playing for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League.

Martín Cáceres is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martín Cáceres José Martín Cáceres Silva is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays for Juventus F.C. in Italy. His primary position is central defender, but he can also operate as a ...more

Martin Heidegger is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Heidegger Martin Heidegger was a German philosopher and a seminal thinker in the Continental tradition, particularly within the fields of existential phenomenology and philosophical hermeneutics. From his ...more

Martin McDonagh is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin McDonagh Martin McDonagh is a playwright, screenwriter and film director, born in London with both British and Irish citizenship. He has been described as one of the most important living Irish

Martin Johnson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Johnson Martin Osborne Johnson CBE is an English former rugby union player who represented and captained England and Leicester. He is mostly known for captaining England to victory in the World Cup in ...more

Martin Keown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Keown Martin Raymond Keown is an English former professional footballer who played as a defender from 1984 to 2005 notably in the Premier League for Arsenal where he made over 300 appearances for the ...more

Martin Buchan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Buchan Martin McLean Buchan is a Scottish former footballer. Buchan was a central defender for Manchester United in 1972–1983, and captained the late 1970s teams for six years. He was signed from ...more

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Martin Amis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Amis Martin Louis Amis is an English novelist. His best-known novels are Money and London Fields. He has received the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for his memoir Experience and has been listed for ...more

Martin Kemp is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Kemp Martin John Kemp is an English actor, musician, and occasional television presenter, best known as the bassist in the new wave band Spandau Ballet, as well as for his portrayal as Steve Owen ...more

Martin Buber is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Buber Martin Buber was an Austrian-born Israeli Jewish philosopher best known for his philosophy of dialogue, a form of existentialism centered on the distinction between the I–Thou relationship and ...more

Martín Palermo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martín Palermo Martín Palermo is an Argentine retired footballer, who played as a striker. Nicknamed Loco or Titán, today he works as coach of the Argentine side Arsenal. Palermo played for Boca ...more

Martin Taylor is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Taylor Dr Martin Taylor, MBE is a British jazz guitarist who has performed in groups, guitar ensembles and as an accompanist. He is best known for his solo fingerstyle performances, in which he ...more

Martin Clunes is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Clunes Alexander Martin Clunes is an English actor known for portraying Martin Ellingham in the hit ITV comedy drama series Doc Martin and Gary Strang in Men Behaving Badly. Clunes has narrated a ...more

Martin Sexton is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Sexton Martin Sexton is an American singer-songwriter and producer originally from Syracuse, New York.

Martin Starr is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Starr Martin Starr is an American actor, known for his television roles as Bill Haverchuck on the short-lived NBC comedy-drama Freaks and Geeks, Roman DeBeers on the Starz comedy series Party Down, ...more

Martín Montoya is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martín Montoya Martín Montoya i Torralbo is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for FC Barcelona as a right back.

Martin Kaymer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Kaymer Martin Kaymer is a German professional golfer. A winner of two major championships, he was also the No. 1 ranked golfer in the Official World Golf Ranking for eight weeks in 2011. Born in ...more

Martin Gélinas is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Gélinas Martin Gélinas is a Canadian former ice hockey forward who played 1,273 games in the National Hockey League for the Edmonton Oilers, Quebec Nordiques, Vancouver Canucks, Carolina ...more

Martín Dihigo is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martín Dihigo Martín Magdaleno Dihigo Llanos was a Cuban player in baseball's Negro leagues and Latin American leagues who excelled at several positions, primarily as a pitcher and second baseman. He ...more

Martin Klebba is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Klebba Martin Klebba is an American actor and stunt performer. Klebba has a form of dwarfism called acromicric dysplasia; he is 4'1" tall.

Martin Crowe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Crowe Martin David Crowe, MBE is a former New Zealand cricketer, commentator and author. He was a Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1985, and was credited as one of the "best young batsmen in the ...more

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Martin Compston is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Compston Martin Compston is a Scottish actor and former professional footballer. He is perhaps most notable for his role as Liam in Sweet Sixteen, for his role as Ewan Brodie in Monarch of the Glen, and ...more

Martin Chambers is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Chambers Martin Dale Chambers is the drummer in the rock band, the Pretenders. In addition to playing the drums with the group Chambers sings backing vocals and plays percussion. He was part of the ...more

Martin Butler is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Butler Martin Butler is a musician and composer of classical music. He studied at the University of Manchester and the Royal Northern College of Music. In 1983 he received a Fulbright Award for study ...more

Martin Brest is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Brest Martin Brest is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer.

Martin Petrov is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Petrov Martin Petyov Petrov is a former Bulgarian footballer who played as a winger.

Martin Dahlin is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Dahlin Dan Martin Nataniel Dahlin is a former Swedish footballer.

Martin Barre is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Martin
Martin Barre Martin Lancelot Barre is an English rock musician. Barre was the guitarist for rock band Jethro Tull, starting with the band's second album in 1969. Barre once said that he tried not to listen ...more