Cultural Production in

Present Day

Malawi

Icon of countryMalawi

Malawi ranks 160th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Réunion, Sierra Leone, and Mauritania. Memorable people born in present day Malawi include Hastings Banda, Bingu wa Mutharika, and Peter Mutharika. Memorable people who died in Malawi include Bingu wa Mutharika. Malawi has been the birth place of many politicians and writers 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 to the east, south and southwest. Malawi spans over 118,484 km2 (45,747 sq mi) and has an estimated population of 19,431,566. Malawi's capital is Lilongwe. Its second-largest is Blantyre, its third-largest is Mzuzu and its fourth-largest is its former capital, Zomba. The name Malawi comes from the Maravi, an old name for the Chewa people who inhabit the area. The country is nicknamed "The Warm Heart of Africa" because of the friendliness of its people. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1898 and 1994, present day Malawi was the birth place of 14 globally memorable people, including Hastings Banda, Bingu wa Mutharika, and Peter Mutharika. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Malawi including Bingu wa Mutharika.

People Born in Present Day Malawi

Go to all Rankings

Newly Added People Born in Present Day Malawi

Go to all Rankings

People Deceased in Present Day Malawi

Go to all Rankings

Most individuals born in present day Malawi were politicians (6), writers (2), soccer players (2), swimmers (2), and economists (1),  while most who died were economists (1).

Over the past 100 years, politicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Malawi, including Peter Mutharika, Bakili Muluzi, and Joyce Banda. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Malawi, including Hastings Banda, Peter Mutharika, and Bakili Muluzi.

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