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North Macedonia

North Macedonia ranks 89th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Indonesia, Philippines, and Ethiopia. Memorable people born in present day North Macedonia include Justinian I, Mother Teresa, and Justin I. Memorable people who died in North Macedonia include Clement of Ohrid, Kiro Gligorov, and Esma Redžepova. North Macedonia has been the birth place of many politicians and soccer players and the death place of many politicians and religious figures.

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 northeast, 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 0 and 1993, present day North Macedonia was the birth place of 57 globally memorable people, including Justinian I, Mother Teresa, and Justin I. Additionaly, 7 globally memorable people have passed away in present day North Macedonia including Clement of Ohrid, Kiro Gligorov, and Esma Redžepova.

People Born in Present Day North Macedonia

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People Deceased in Present Day North Macedonia

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Most individuals born in present day North Macedonia were politicians (19), soccer players (14), singers (12), writers (4), and actors (2),  while most who died were politicians (3), religious figures (1), singers (1), composers (1), and writers (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, Goran Pandev, and Boban Babunski. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day North Macedonia, including Justinian I, Justin I, and Köprülüzade Fazıl Ahmed Pasha.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 13 globally memorable people born in present day North Macedonia since 1700.