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Indonesia

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Indonesia ranks 86th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Costa Rica, Senegal, and Philippines. Memorable people born in present day Indonesia include Sukarno, Suharto, and Willem Einthoven. 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 politicians and explorers.

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, Sulawesi, and parts of Borneo (Kalimantan) 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 more than 270 million people, Indonesia is the world's fourth-most populous country and 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 700 and 1999, present day Indonesia was the birth place of 93 globally memorable people, including Sukarno, Suharto, and Willem Einthoven. Additionaly, 44 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Indonesia including Abel Tasman, Sukarno, and Suharto.

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Most individuals born in present day Indonesia were politicians (24), badminton players (15), actors (10), writers (7), and singers (7),  while most who died were politicians (15), explorers (11), biologists (5), writers (4), and military personnels (3).

Over the past 100 years, badminton players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Indonesia, including Taufik Hidayat, Susi Susanti, and Alan Budikusuma. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Indonesia, including Sukarno, Suharto, and Abdurrahman Wahid.

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