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Croatia ranks 31st in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Hungary, Romania, and Egypt. 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 politicians and the death place of many politicians and writers.

Croatia, officially the Republic of Croatia, is a country at the crossroads of Central and Southeast Europe. It shares a coastline along the Adriatic Sea, and 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 and southwest. Croatia's capital and largest city, Zagreb, forms one of the country's primary subdivisions, with twenty counties. The country spans an area of 56,594 square kilometres, with a population of nearly 3.9 million. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 300 BC and 2000, present day Croatia was the birth place of 518 globally memorable people, including Nikola Tesla, Josip Broz Tito, and Diocletian. Additionaly, 119 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Croatia including Diocletian, Franjo Tuđman, and Julius Nepos.

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

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