The History of
Marquis Who's Who

A rich and comprehensive look at our growth as the premier biographer

Marquis' Milestones

Over the years, the Marquis Who’s Who family of biographical references has grown into several print and online databases, programs, and services. Throughout their careers, successful professionals have relied on Marquis Who’s Who to expertly archive and showcase each milestone and accomplishment. Our first publication contained the biographies of 8,602 prominent Americans—and we have only expanded since then. 

Take a look at some of our proudest accomplishments throughout the years as we continue to develop new and innovative ways of honoring the best of the best in every professional industry around the world.