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Some Famous People with the surname of Marx

Groucho MarxWiki Julius Henry "Groucho" Marx (October 2, 1890 ? August 19, 1977) was an American comedian and film star famed as a master of wit.
Karl MarxWiki Karl Heinrich Marx (May 5, 1818 ? March 14, 1883) was a German philosopher, political economist, historian, political theorist, sociologist, communist and revolutionary, whose ideas are credited as the foundation of modern communism.
Harpo MarxWiki Arthur Adolph "Harpo" Marx (November 23, 1888 ? September 28, 1964), born Adolph Arthur Marx, was the second-born of the Marx Brothers and a unique comic performer whose style was influenced by clown and pantomime traditions.
Chico MarxWiki Leonard "Chico" Marx (March 22, 1887 ? October 11, 1961) was the eldest of the Marx Brothers.
Zeppo MarxWiki Herbert Manfred "Zeppo" Marx (February 25, 1901 ? November 30, 1979) was the youngest of the five Marx Brothers.
Gummo MarxWiki Milton "Gummo" Marx (October 23 1893 - April 21 1977) was the fourth-born of the Marx Brothers.
Wilhelm MarxWiki Wilhelm Marx (January 15, 1863 August 5, 1946) was a German lawyer, Catholic politician and a member of the Centre Party.
Eleanor MarxWiki Eleanor "Tussy" Marx (1855 ? 1898), also known as Eleanor Marx Aveling, was the English-born youngest daughter of Karl Marx.
Lisa MarxWiki Lisa Marx is a guitarist and classically trained pianist from California.
Barbara MarxWiki Barbara Marx (born 1926), now known as Barbara Sinatra, was the wife of former comedian-turned agent, Zeppo Marx, from September 18, 1959 until their divorce in 1973, and to Frank Sinatra from 1976 until his death in 1998.
Roberto Burle MarxWiki Roberto Burle Marx (August 4, 1909, S?o Paulo - June 4, 1994, Rio de Janeiro) was a Brazilian landscape designer (besides being a painter, ecologist and naturalist) whose designs of parks and gardens made him world famous.
Joseph MarxWiki Joseph Rupert Rudolf Marx (May 11 1882, Graz - September 3 1964, Graz) was an Austrian composer, teacher and critic.
Michael MarxWiki Michael Marx is an American foil and epee fencer and fencing master.
Louis MarxWiki Louis Marx (August 11, 1896?February 5, 1982) was an American toy maker and businessman whose company, Louis Marx and Company was the largest toy company in the world in the 1950s.
Arthur MarxWiki Arthur Marx (born July 21 1921, New York City, New York), is an author, a former ranked amateur tennis player, and son of entertainer Groucho Marx and his first wife, Ruth Johnson.
Jack MarxWiki Jackson Gregory Marx (born John Marr, 1965), known as Jack Marx, is an Australian freelance journalist and an author.
Adolf Bernhard MarxWiki Friedrich Heinrich Adolf Bernhard Marx (Halle, Germany, 15 March 1795 ? Berlin, 17 May, 1866) was a German composer, musical theorist and critic.
Alexander MarxWiki Alexander Marx (1878-1953) was an American historian, bibliographer and librarian.
Joachim MarxWiki Joachim Jerzy Marx (born 31 August, 1944 in Gleiwitz, Germany, now Gliwice, Poland) is a retired Polish football striker.
Charles MarxWiki Louis Charles Marx (26 July 1903 ? 13 June 1946) was a Luxembourgian politician for the Communist Party of Luxembourg.
Paul John MarxWiki Bishop Paul John Marx, MSC (b.
Reinhard MarxWiki Reinhard Marx (born 21 September, 1953) is a German prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.
Richard MarxWiki Richard Noel Marx (born September 16, 1963 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American adult contemporary and rock singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer.
Friedrich MarxWiki Friedrich Marx (April 22, 1859 ? October 17, 1941) was a German classical philologist born in Bessungen, which today is part of Darmstadt.
Samuel MarxWiki Samuel Marx (January 26 1902, New York City - March 2 1992, Los Angeles, California) was an American film producer, screenwriter and book author.
Adolph MarxWiki Adolph Marx (February 18, 1915 November 1, 1965) was the first Roman Catholic bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brownsville, in Brownsville, Texas.