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French Guiana

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French Guiana ranks 156th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Rwanda, Kuwait, and Laos. Memorable people born in present day French Guiana include Henri Salvador, Florent Malouda, and Raoul Diagne. Memorable people who died in French Guiana include Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois. French Guiana has been the birth place of many soccer players and fencers and the death place of many actors.

French Guiana is an overseas department/region and single territorial collectivity of France on the northern Atlantic coast of South America in the Guianas. It borders Brazil to the east and south and Suriname to the west. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1910 and 1999, present day French Guiana was the birth place of 15 globally memorable people, including Henri Salvador, Florent Malouda, and Raoul Diagne. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in present day French Guiana including Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois.

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Most individuals born in present day French Guiana were soccer players (8), fencers (2), singers (1), writers (1), and politicians (1),  while most who died were actors (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day French Guiana, including Florent Malouda, Claude Dambury, and Jean-Clair Todibo. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day French Guiana, including Florent Malouda, Raoul Diagne, and Claude Dambury.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 4 globally memorable people born in present day French Guiana since 1700.