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North Macedonia ranks 76th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Cameroon, Afghanistan, and Ecuador. Memorable people born in present day North Macedonia include Justinian I, Mother Teresa, and Baba Vanga. Memorable people who died in North Macedonia include Clement of Ohrid, Saint Naum, and Kiro Gligorov. North Macedonia has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many politicians and writers.

North Macedonia, officially the Republic of North Macedonia, is a country in Southeast Europe. It gained independence in 1991 as one of the successor states of Yugoslavia. North Macedonia is a landlocked country bordering with Kosovo to the northwest, Serbia to the north, Bulgaria to the east, Greece to the south, and Albania to the west. It constitutes approximately the northern third of the larger geographical region of Macedonia. Skopje, the capital and largest city, is home to a quarter of the country's 2.06 million population. The majority of the residents are ethnic Macedonians, a South Slavic people. Albanians form a significant minority at around 25%, followed by Turks, Romani, Serbs, Bosniaks, and Aromanians. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 401 and 1999, present day North Macedonia was the birth place of 107 globally memorable people, including Justinian I, Mother Teresa, and Baba Vanga. Additionaly, 14 globally memorable people have passed away in present day North Macedonia including Clement of Ohrid, Saint Naum, and Kiro Gligorov.

People Born in Present Day North Macedonia

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People Deceased in Present Day North Macedonia

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Newly Added People Deceased in Present Day North Macedonia

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Most individuals born in present day North Macedonia were soccer players (34), politicians (30), singers (17), writers (6), and military personnels (4),  while most who died were politicians (6), writers (4), singers (2), religious figures (1), and composers (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day North Macedonia, including Dragoslav Šekularac, Darko Pančev, and Goran Pandev. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day North Macedonia, including Dragoslav Šekularac, Darko Pančev, and Goran Pandev.

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