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Nicaragua

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Nicaragua ranks 129th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Singapore, Sudan, and Palestine. Memorable people born in present day Nicaragua include Daniel Ortega, Ernesto Cardenal, and Anastasio Somoza Debayle. Memorable people who died in Nicaragua include Ernesto Cardenal, Augusto César Sandino, and Rubén Darío. Nicaragua has been the birth place of many politicians and writers and the death place of many politicians and writers.

Nicaragua, officially the Republic of Nicaragua, is the largest country in the Central American isthmus, bordered by Honduras to the northwest, the Caribbean to the east, Costa Rica to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the southwest. Managua is the country's capital and largest city and is also the third-largest city in Central America, behind Tegucigalpa and Guatemala City. The multi-ethnic population of six million includes people of indigenous, European, African, and Asian heritage. The main language is Spanish. Indigenous tribes on the Mosquito Coast speak their own languages and English. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1853 and 1989, present day Nicaragua was the birth place of 28 globally memorable people, including Daniel Ortega, Ernesto Cardenal, and Anastasio Somoza Debayle. Additionaly, 14 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Nicaragua including Ernesto Cardenal, Augusto César Sandino, and Rubén Darío.

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People Deceased in Present Day Nicaragua

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Most individuals born in present day Nicaragua were politicians (14), writers (4), actors (2), religious figures (2), and boxers (2),  while most who died were politicians (6), writers (2), explorers (2), social activists (1), and military personnels (1).

Over the past 100 years, politicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Nicaragua, including Daniel Ortega, Ernesto Cardenal, and Anastasio Somoza Debayle. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Nicaragua, including Daniel Ortega, Ernesto Cardenal, and Anastasio Somoza Debayle.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 14 globally memorable people born in present day Nicaragua since 1700.