Oman ranks 206th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Saint Kitts and Nevis, Curaçao, and Congo - Brazzaville. Memorable people born in present day Oman include Qaboos bin Said al Said, Said bin Sultan, Sultan of Muscat and Oman, and Hamad bin Thuwaini of Zanzibar. Memorable people who died in Oman include . Oman has been the birth place of many politicians and actors and the death place of many .
Oman, officially the Sultanate of Oman, is a country on the southeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia. Located in a strategically important position at the mouth of the Persian Gulf, the country shares land borders with the United Arab Emirates to the northwest, Saudi Arabia to the west, and Yemen to the southwest, and shares marine borders with Iran and Pakistan. The coast is formed by the Arabian Sea on the southeast and the Gulf of Oman on the northeast. The Madha and Musandam exclaves are surrounded by the UAE on their land borders, with the Strait of Hormuz and the Gulf of Oman forming Musandam's coastal boundaries. Read more on Wikipedia
Between 1797 and 1981, present day Oman was the birth place of 5 globally memorable people, including Qaboos bin Said al Said, Said bin Sultan, Sultan of Muscat and Oman, and Hamad bin Thuwaini of Zanzibar.
Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 2 globally memorable people born in present day Oman since 1700.