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Mali ranks 107th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Malta, Mongolia, and Nepal. Memorable people born in present day Mali include Musa I of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, and Modibo Keïta. Memorable people who died in Mali include Sundiata Keita, Modibo Keïta, and Moussa Traoré. Mali has been the birth place of many politicians and soccer players and the death place of many politicians and singers.

Mali, officially the Republic of Mali, is a landlocked country in West Africa. Mali is the eighth-largest country in Africa, with an area of over 1,240,000 square kilometres (480,000 sq mi). The population of Mali is 19.1 million. 67% of its population was estimated to be under the age of 25 in 2017. Its capital and largest city is Bamako. The sovereign state of Mali consists of eight regions and its borders on the north reach deep into the middle of the Sahara Desert. The country's southern part is in the Sudanian savanna, where the majority of inhabitants live, and both the Niger and Senegal rivers pass through. The country's economy centres on agriculture and mining. One of Mali's most prominent natural resources is gold, and the country is the third largest producer of gold on the African continent. It also exports salt. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1280 and 1998, present day Mali was the birth place of 46 globally memorable people, including Musa I of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, and Modibo Keïta. Additionaly, 7 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Mali including Sundiata Keita, Modibo Keïta, and Moussa Traoré.

People Born in Present Day Mali

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Most individuals born in present day Mali were politicians (17), soccer players (17), singers (5), musicians (2), and coaches (1),  while most who died were politicians (3), singers (2), racing drivers (1), and explorers (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Mali, including Seydou Keita, Salif Keïta, and Mahamadou Diarra. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Mali, including Musa I of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, and Modibo Keïta.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 5 globally memorable people born in present day Mali since 1700.