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Philippines ranks 87th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Senegal, Albania, and Indonesia. Memorable people born in present day Philippines include Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos, and Imelda Marcos. Memorable people who died in Philippines include Ferdinand Magellan, Corazon Aquino, and José Rizal. Philippines has been the birth place of many politicians and religious figures and the death place of many politicians and religious figures.

The Philippines, officially the Republic of the Philippines, is an archipelagic country in Southeast Asia. Situated in the western Pacific Ocean, it consists of about 7,641 islands that are broadly categorized under three main geographical divisions from north to south: Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. The capital city of the Philippines is Manila and the most populous city is Quezon City, both part of Metro Manila. Bounded by the South China Sea on the west, the Philippine Sea on the east and the Celebes Sea on the southwest, the Philippines shares maritime borders with Taiwan to the north, Japan to the northeast, Palau to the east, Indonesia to the south, Malaysia and Brunei to the southwest, Vietnam to the west, and China to the northwest. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1996, present day Philippines was the birth place of 62 globally memorable people, including Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos, and Imelda Marcos. Additionaly, 33 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Philippines including Ferdinand Magellan, Corazon Aquino, and José Rizal.

People Born in Present Day Philippines

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Over the past 100 years, politicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Philippines, including Corazon Aquino, Benigno Aquino Jr., and Fidel Ramos. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Philippines, including Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos, and Lapu-Lapu.

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