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China ranks 14th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Poland, India, and Netherlands. Memorable people born in present day China include Confucius, Mao Zedong, and Huang Xianfan. Memorable people who died in China include Genghis Khan, Confucius, and Mao Zedong. China has been the birth place of many politicians and writers and the death place of many politicians and writers.

China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a country in East Asia. It is the world's most populous country, with a population of more than 1.4 billion. China follows a single standard time offset of UTC+08:00 even though it spans five geographical time zones and borders 14 countries, the second most of any country in the world after Russia. Covering an area of approximately 9.6 million square kilometres, it is the world's third or fourth largest country. The country is officially divided into 23 provinces, five autonomous regions, four direct-controlled municipalities; Beijing, Chongqing, Shanghai and Tianjin, and two special administrative regions; Hong Kong and Macau. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 2900 BC and 2001, present day China was the birth place of 1,186 globally memorable people, including Confucius, Mao Zedong, and Huang Xianfan. Additionaly, 476 globally memorable people have passed away in present day China including Genghis Khan, Confucius, and Mao Zedong.

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Over the past 100 years, athletes have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day China, including Liu Xiang, Wang Junxia, and Zhu Jianhua. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day China, including Mao Zedong, Huang Xianfan, and Qin Shi Huang.

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