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Panama

Panama

Panama ranks 98th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Turkmenistan, Libya, and North Korea. Memorable people born in present day Panama include Manuel Noriega, John McCain, and Carlos Fuentes. Memorable people who died in Panama include Francis Drake, Vasco Núñez de Balboa, and Manuel Noriega. Panama has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many politicians and explorers.

Panama, officially the Republic of Panama, is a transcontinental country in Central America and South America, bordered by Costa Rica to the west, Colombia to the southeast, the Caribbean Sea to the north, and the Pacific Ocean to the south. The capital and largest city is Panama City, whose metropolitan area is home to nearly half the country's 4 million people. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1997, present day Panama was the birth place of 45 globally memorable people, including Manuel Noriega, John McCain, and Carlos Fuentes. Additionaly, 13 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Panama including Francis Drake, Vasco Núñez de Balboa, and Manuel Noriega.

People Born in Present Day Panama

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People Deceased in Present Day Panama

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Most individuals born in present day Panama were soccer players (19), politicians (14), athletes (3), singers (2), and writers (1),  while most who died were politicians (5), explorers (4), dancers (1), pirates (1), and writers (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Panama, including Jorge Dely Valdés, Julio Dely Valdés, and Jaime Penedo. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Panama, including Jorge Dely Valdés, Julio Dely Valdés, and Jaime Penedo.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 11 globally memorable people born in present day Panama since 1700.