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Guyana ranks 143rd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind El Salvador, Qatar, and Martinique. Memorable people born in present day Guyana include Arthur Chung, David A. Granger, and Eddy Grant. Memorable people who died in Guyana include Jim Jones, Leo Ryan, and Arthur Chung. Guyana has been the birth place of many politicians and athletes and the death place of many politicians and extremists.

Guyana, officially the Co‑operative Republic of Guyana, is a country on the northern mainland of South America and the capital city is Georgetown. Guyana is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the north, Brazil to the south and southwest, Venezuela to the west, and Suriname to the east. With 215,000 square kilometres (83,000 sq mi), Guyana is the third-smallest sovereign state by area in mainland South America after Uruguay and Suriname; it is also the second-least populous sovereign state in South America after Suriname. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1897 and 1993, present day Guyana was the birth place of 19 globally memorable people, including Arthur Chung, David A. Granger, and Eddy Grant. Additionaly, 7 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Guyana including Jim Jones, Leo Ryan, and Arthur Chung.

People Born in Present Day Guyana

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Most individuals born in present day Guyana were politicians (10), athletes (3), actors (2), musicians (1), and military personnels (1),  while most who died were politicians (5), extremists (1), and historians (1).

Over the past 100 years, politicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Guyana, including David A. Granger, Moses Nagamootoo, and Sam Hinds. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Guyana, including Arthur Chung, David A. Granger, and Cheddi Jagan.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 8 globally memorable people born in present day Guyana since 1700.