Cultural Production in

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Egypt

Egypt

Egypt ranks 28th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Norway, Hungary, and Czechia. Memorable people born in present day Egypt include Moses, Tutankhamun, and Cleopatra. Memorable people who died in Egypt include Tutankhamun, Cleopatra, and Joseph. Egypt has been the birth place of many politicians and writers and the death place of many politicians and religious figures.

Egypt, officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia by a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula. Egypt is a Mediterranean country bordered by the Gaza Strip (Palestine) and Israel to the northeast, the Gulf of Aqaba and the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south, and Libya to the west. Across the Gulf of Aqaba lies Jordan, across the Red Sea lies Saudi Arabia, and across the Mediterranean lie Greece, Turkey and Cyprus, although none share a land border with Egypt. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 3500 BC and 1997, present day Egypt was the birth place of 432 globally memorable people, including Moses, Tutankhamun, and Cleopatra. Additionaly, 235 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Egypt including Tutankhamun, Cleopatra, and Joseph.

People Born in Present Day Egypt

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People Deceased in Present Day Egypt

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Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Egypt, including Mohamed Salah, Hassan Shehata, and Essam El Hadary. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Egypt, including Tutankhamun, Cleopatra, and Akhenaten.

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