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Malawi

Malawi ranks 177th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Vatican City, Vanuatu, and Congo, (Congo \302\226 Kinshasa). Memorable people born in present day Malawi include Bingu wa Mutharika, Hastings Banda, and Bakili Muluzi. Memorable people who died in Malawi include Bingu wa Mutharika. Malawi has been the birth place of many politicians and swimmers and the death place of many economists.

Malawi, officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeastern Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland. It is bordered by Zambia to the west, Tanzania to the north and northeast, and Mozambique surrounding on the east, south and southwest. Malawi spans over 118,484 km2 (45,747 sq mi) and has an estimated population of 18,143,217. Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa, takes up about a third of Malawi's area. Its capital is Lilongwe, which is also Malawi's largest city; the second largest is Blantyre, the third largest is Mzuzu and the fourth largest is its old capital Zomba. The name Malawi comes from the Maravi, an old name of the Nyanja people that inhabit the area. The country is nicknamed "The Warm Heart of Africa" because of the friendliness of the people. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1898 and 1994, present day Malawi was the birth place of 9 globally memorable people, including Bingu wa Mutharika, Hastings Banda, and Bakili Muluzi. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Malawi including Bingu wa Mutharika.

People Born in Present Day Malawi

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People Deceased in Present Day Malawi

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Most individuals born in present day Malawi were politicians (5), swimmers (2), economists (1), and soccer players (1),  while most who died were economists (1).

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 3 globally memorable people born in present day Malawi since 1700.