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Albania ranks 87th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Senegal, Philippines, and Indonesia. Memorable people born in present day Albania include Skanderbeg, Enver Hoxha, and Safiye Sultan. Memorable people who died in Albania include Skanderbeg, Enver Hoxha, and Stefan Dušan. Albania has been the birth place of many politicians and soccer players and the death place of many politicians and writers.

Albania, officially the Republic of Albania, is a country in Southeastern Europe. It is located on the Adriatic and Ionian Sea within the Mediterranean Sea, and shares land borders with Montenegro to the northwest, Kosovo to the northeast, North Macedonia to the east, Greece to the south; and maritime borders with Greece, Montenegro and Italy to the west. Tirana is its capital and largest city, followed by Durrës, Vlorë and Shkodër. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 300 BC and 1998, present day Albania was the birth place of 83 globally memorable people, including Skanderbeg, Enver Hoxha, and Safiye Sultan. Additionaly, 19 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Albania including Skanderbeg, Enver Hoxha, and Stefan Dušan.

People Born in Present Day Albania

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People Deceased in Present Day Albania

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Most individuals born in present day Albania were politicians (34), soccer players (15), singers (12), writers (6), and athletes (4),  while most who died were politicians (13), writers (2), companions (1), noblemen (1), and painters (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Albania, including Panajot Pano, Igli Tare, and Rudi Vata. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Albania, including Skanderbeg, Enver Hoxha, and Safiye Sultan.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 24 globally memorable people born in present day Albania since 1700.