Cultural Production in

Present Day

Canada

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Canada ranks 15th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Poland, Netherlands, and China. Memorable people born in present day Canada include Leonard Cohen, Albert Bandura, and Leslie Nielsen. Memorable people who died in Canada include Alexander Graham Bell, Edward Smith, and Lucy Maud Montgomery. Canada has been the birth place of many actors and hockey players and the death place of many politicians and actors.

Canada is a country in North America. Its ten provinces and three territories extend from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering over 9.98 million square kilometres, making it the world's second-largest country by total area. Its southern and western border with the United States, stretching 8,891 kilometres (5,525 mi), is the world's longest binational land border. Canada's capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1645 and 2006, present day Canada was the birth place of 1,350 globally memorable people, including Leonard Cohen, Albert Bandura, and Leslie Nielsen. Additionaly, 250 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Canada including Alexander Graham Bell, Edward Smith, and Lucy Maud Montgomery.

People Born in Present Day Canada

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Most individuals born in present day Canada were actors (442), hockey players (94), politicians (93), athletes (88), and singers (65),  while most who died were politicians (41), actors (27), athletes (27), writers (19), and religious figures (13).

Over the past 100 years, actors have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Canada, including Leslie Nielsen, Donald Sutherland, and Jim Carrey. Whereas, throughout history, actors have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Canada, including Leslie Nielsen, Donald Sutherland, and Jim Carrey.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 25 globally memorable people born in present day Canada since 1700.