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Hungary ranks 28th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind South Korea, Switzerland, and Norway. Memorable people born in present day Hungary include Attila, Ignaz Semmelweis, and Elizabeth Báthory. Memorable people who died in Hungary include Suleiman the Magnificent, Ferenc Puskás, and Louis II of Hungary. Hungary has been the birth place of many politicians and soccer players and the death place of many politicians and writers.

Hungary is a landlocked country in Central Europe. Spanning 93,030 square kilometres (35,920 sq mi) of the Carpathian Basin, it is bordered by Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Romania to the east and southeast, Serbia to the south, Croatia and Slovenia to the southwest, and Austria to the west. Hungary has a population of 10 million, mostly ethnic Hungarians and a significant Romani minority. Hungarian, the official language, is the world's most widely spoken Uralic language, and among the few non-Indo-European languages widely spoken in Europe. Budapest is the country's capital and largest city; other major urban areas include Debrecen, Szeged, Miskolc, Pécs, and Győr. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 200 and 2000, present day Hungary was the birth place of 696 globally memorable people, including Attila, Ignaz Semmelweis, and Elizabeth Báthory. Additionaly, 348 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Hungary including Suleiman the Magnificent, Ferenc Puskás, and Louis II of Hungary.

People Born in Present Day Hungary

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Most individuals born in present day Hungary were politicians (131), soccer players (108), writers (62), athletes (50), and film directors (21),  while most who died were politicians (98), writers (51), soccer players (50), athletes (23), and chess players (11).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Hungary, including Ferenc Puskás, László Kubala, and Sándor Kocsis. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Hungary, including Attila, Louis II of Hungary, and Miklós Horthy.

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