Thomas Markle Rank
About Thomas Markle
Thomas Markle is an award-winning American television director of photography and lighting. He became a well-known figure for being the father of Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex.
In the early 1970s, he worked for WTTW-TV Channel 11 as the director of lighting. He’s also played crucial roles in the production of many television series and shows, including “General Hospital” and “Married... with Children”.
He, together with other thirteen personnel, won the Outstanding Achievement in Design Excellence for a Daytime Drama Series at the 1982 Daytime Emmy Award. At the 2011 version of the same event, he won the prize for the Outstanding Achievement in Lighting Direction for a Drama Series.
In 1964, Thomas got married to Roslyn Loveless. The couple was blessed with two children, Samantha and Thomas Markle Jnr. However, the marriage came to an end in 1975.
He later married Doria Ragland in 1979. They had their first child, Meghan Markle, in 1981. The couple separated in the late 1980s.
Thomas Markle Rank
Thomas Markle's Popularity
Thomas Markle is a famous American TV director and father of Meghan Markle, who was born on July 18, 1944. As a person born on this date, Thomas Markle is listed in our database as the 108th most popular celebrity for the day (July 18) and the 257th most popular for the year (1944).
People born on July 18 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Thomas Markle is the 3356th most popular Cancer.
In general, Thomas Markle ranks as the 33643rd most popular famous person, and the 186th most popular family member of all time. “The Famous Birthdays” catalogs over 25,000 famous people, everyone, from actors to actresses to singers to tiktok stars, from serial killers to chefs to scientists to youtubers and more. If you're curious to see who was born on your birthday, you can use our database to find out who, what, where, when and why. You can search by birthday, birthplace, claim to fame or any other information by typing in the search box, or simply browse our site by selecting the month, the day, the horoscope, or any other clickable option.