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Mexico ranks 33rd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Egypt, Croatia, and Finland. Memorable people born in present day Mexico include Frida Kahlo, Anthony Quinn, and Diego Rivera. Memorable people who died in Mexico include Frida Kahlo, Leon Trotsky, and Gabriel García Márquez. Mexico has been the birth place of many soccer players and actors and the death place of many politicians and writers.

Mexico, officially the United Mexican States, is a country in the southern portion of North America. It is bordered to the north by the United States; to the south and west by the Pacific Ocean; to the southeast by Guatemala, Belize, and the Caribbean Sea; and to the east by the Gulf of Mexico. Mexico covers 1,972,550 square kilometers (761,610 sq mi), making it the world's 13th-largest country by area; with approximately 126,014,024 inhabitants, it is 10th-most-populous country and most Spanish-speakers. Mexico is organized as a federation comprising 31 states and Mexico City, its capital and largest metropolis. Other major urban areas include Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puebla, Toluca, Tijuana, Ciudad Juárez, and León. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 603 and 1999, present day Mexico was the birth place of 488 globally memorable people, including Frida Kahlo, Anthony Quinn, and Diego Rivera. Additionaly, 243 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Mexico including Frida Kahlo, Leon Trotsky, and Gabriel García Márquez.

People Born in Present Day Mexico

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People Deceased in Present Day Mexico

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Most individuals born in present day Mexico were soccer players (122), actors (99), politicians (95), writers (26), and singers (24),  while most who died were politicians (82), writers (30), soccer players (24), actors (20), and painters (10).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Mexico, including Antonio Carbajal, Tomás Balcázar, and Jorge Campos. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Mexico, including Antonio Carbajal, Tomás Balcázar, and Ignacio Trelles.

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