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Indonesia

Indonesia ranks 86th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Montenegro, Senegal, and Albania. Memorable people born in present day Indonesia include Willem Einthoven, Sukarno, and Suharto. Memorable people who died in Indonesia include Abel Tasman, Sukarno, and Suharto. Indonesia has been the birth place of many politicians and badminton players and the death place of many explorers and politicians.

Indonesia, officially the Republic of Indonesia, is a country in Southeast Asia and Oceania, between the Indian and Pacific oceans. It consists of more than seventeen thousand islands, including Sumatra, Java, Borneo (Kalimantan), Sulawesi, and New Guinea (Papua). Indonesia is the world's largest island country and the 14th largest country by land area, at 1,904,569 square kilometres. With over 267 million people, it is the world's 4th most populous country as well as the most populous Muslim-majority country. Java, the world's most populous island, is home to more than half of the country's population. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1996, present day Indonesia was the birth place of 64 globally memorable people, including Willem Einthoven, Sukarno, and Suharto. Additionaly, 28 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Indonesia including Abel Tasman, Sukarno, and Suharto.

People Born in Present Day Indonesia

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People Deceased in Present Day Indonesia

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Most individuals born in present day Indonesia were politicians (15), badminton players (10), actors (8), writers (4), and explorers (2),  while most who died were explorers (10), politicians (7), biologists (3), writers (2), and military personnels (2).

Over the past 100 years, politicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Indonesia, including Suharto, Megawati Sukarnoputri, and Abdurrahman Wahid. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Indonesia, including Sukarno, Suharto, and Megawati Sukarnoputri.

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