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Chile ranks 52nd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Slovenia, Lithuania, and Latvia. Memorable people born in present day Chile include Augusto Pinochet, Pablo Neruda, and Salvador Allende. Memorable people who died in Chile include Augusto Pinochet, Pablo Neruda, and Salvador Allende. Chile has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many politicians and soccer players.

Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a country in the western part of South America. It is the southernmost country in the world, and the closest to Antarctica; occupying a long and narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west. Chile covers an area of 756,096 square kilometers (291,930 sq mi), with a population of 17.5 million as of 2017. It shares land borders with Peru to the north, Bolivia to the north-east, Argentina to the east, and the Drake Passage in the far south. Chile also controls the Pacific islands of Juan Fernández, Isla Salas y Gómez, Desventuradas, and Easter Island in Oceania. It also claims about 1,250,000 square kilometers (480,000 sq mi) of Antarctica under the Chilean Antarctic Territory. The country's capital and largest city is Santiago, and its national language is Spanish. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1534 and 1996, present day Chile was the birth place of 265 globally memorable people, including Augusto Pinochet, Pablo Neruda, and Salvador Allende. Additionaly, 119 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Chile including Augusto Pinochet, Pablo Neruda, and Salvador Allende.

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Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Chile, including Iván Zamorano, Elías Figueroa, and Arturo Vidal. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Chile, including Iván Zamorano, Elías Figueroa, and Arturo Vidal.

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