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Gabon

Gabon

Gabon ranks 139th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Tanzania, Macedonia, and Democratic Republic of the Congo. Memorable people born in present day Gabon include Omar Bongo, François Bozizé, and Léon M'ba. Memorable people who died in Gabon include Albert Schweitzer, Bartholomew Roberts, and Samori Ture. Gabon has been the birth place of many politicians and soccer players and the death place of many politicians and physicians.

Gabon, officially the Gabonese Republic, is a country on the west coast of Central Africa. Located on the equator, Gabon is bordered by Equatorial Guinea to the northwest, Cameroon to the north, the Republic of the Congo on the east and south, and the Gulf of Guinea to the west. It has an area of nearly 270,000 square kilometres (100,000 sq mi) and its population is estimated at 2.1 million people. Its capital and largest city is Libreville. The official language is French. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1902 and 1994, present day Gabon was the birth place of 18 globally memorable people, including Omar Bongo, François Bozizé, and Léon M'ba. Additionaly, 5 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Gabon including Albert Schweitzer, Bartholomew Roberts, and Samori Ture.

People Born in Present Day Gabon

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People Deceased in Present Day Gabon

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Most individuals born in present day Gabon were politicians (8), soccer players (8), basketball players (1), and athletes (1),  while most who died were politicians (2), physicians (1), pirates (1), and soccer players (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Gabon, including Mario Lemina, Daniel Cousin, and Didier Ovono. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Gabon, including Omar Bongo, François Bozizé, and Léon M'ba.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 3 globally memorable people born in present day Gabon since 1700.