Jersey ranks 195th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind U.S. Virgin Islands, Maldives, and Greenland. Memorable people born in present day Jersey include Wace, Henry Cavill, and Philip Carteret. Memorable people who died in Jersey include Gerald Durrell, Claude Cahun, and Félix Gaillard. Jersey has been the birth place of many actors and writers and the death place of many social activists and photographers.
Jersey, officially the Bailiwick of Jersey, is a British Crown dependency near the coast of Normandy, France. It is the second-closest of the Channel Islands to France, after Alderney. Read more on Wikipedia
Between 1100 and 1983, present day Jersey was the birth place of 6 globally memorable people, including Wace, Henry Cavill, and Philip Carteret. Additionaly, 3 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Jersey including Gerald Durrell, Claude Cahun, and Félix Gaillard.
Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 3 globally memorable people born in present day Jersey since 1700.