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Cyprus

Cyprus

Cyprus ranks 91st in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Ethiopia, North Macedonia, and Côte d'Ivoire. Memorable people born in present day Cyprus include Zeno of Citium, Barnabas, and Theodora. Memorable people who died in Cyprus include Barnabas, Solon, and Guy of Lusignan. Cyprus has been the birth place of many politicians and singers and the death place of many politicians and religious figures.

Cyprus, officially called the Republic of Cyprus, is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean. The third largest and third most populous island in the Mediterranean, it is located south of Turkey; west of Syria and Lebanon; north of Egypt, Israel, and the Palestinian region of the Gaza Strip; and southeast of Greece. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 435 BC and 1994, present day Cyprus was the birth place of 53 globally memorable people, including Zeno of Citium, Barnabas, and Theodora. Additionaly, 32 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Cyprus including Barnabas, Solon, and Guy of Lusignan.

People Born in Present Day Cyprus

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People Deceased in Present Day Cyprus

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Over the past 100 years, singers have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Cyprus, including Anna Vissi, Simon Fuller, and Evridiki. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Cyprus, including Makarios III, Nicos Anastasiades, and Demetris Christofias.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 10 globally memorable people born in present day Cyprus since 1700.