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Croatia ranks 32nd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Romania, Finland, and Mexico. Memorable people born in present day Croatia include Nikola Tesla, Josip Broz Tito, and Diocletian. Memorable people who died in Croatia include Diocletian, Franjo Tuđman, and Julius Nepos. Croatia has been the birth place of many soccer players, and athletes and the death place of many politicians, and writers.

Croatia, officially the Republic of Croatia, is a country located at the crossroads of Central and Southeast Europe. Its coast lies entirely on the Adriatic Sea. Croatia borders Slovenia to the northwest, Hungary to the northeast, Serbia to the east, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro to the southeast, and shares a maritime border with Italy to the west. Its capital and largest city, Zagreb, forms one of the country's primary subdivisions, with twenty counties. Other major urban centers include Split, Rijeka and Osijek. The country spans 56,594 square kilometres, and has a population of nearly 3.9 million. Read more on Wikipedia

People

Between 300 BC and 2003, present day Croatia was the birth place of 729 globally memorable people, including Nikola Tesla, Josip Broz Tito, and Diocletian. Additionaly, 182 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Croatia including Diocletian, Franjo Tuđman, and Julius Nepos.

People Born in Present Day Croatia

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Occupations

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Croatia, including Luka Modrić, Davor Šuker, and Dražan Jerković. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Croatia, including Luka Modrić, Davor Šuker, and Stjepan Bobek.

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Overlapping Lives

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