Since the publication of the first edition of Who’s Who in America in 1899, the directory has often been referred to as “The Big Red
On June 16, 2006, the category Who’s Who in America is featured in the Double Jeopardy! round. Marquis’ public relations staff worked with Jeopardy!’s producers.
News Communications Inc., also publishers of the Hill, purchases Marquis in September 2003.
The Millennium 2000 edition of Who’s Who in America is included in the White House Millennium Council’s National Millennium Time Capsule as one of the
To mark the publication of the Golden 50th anniversary edition of Who’s Who in America, Marquis Who’s Who hosts an event in Washington inviting prominent
In 1992 Marquis Who’s Who is moved from its Chicago location to New Providence, New Jersey, and consolidated with Reed’s other directory companies.
MacMillan Inc. keeps Marquis in the Chicago area, but moves it from downtown Chicago to the northern suburb of Wilmette, Illinois.