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Philippines ranks 85th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind North Korea, Costa Rica, and Senegal. Memorable people born in present day Philippines include Rodrigo Duterte, Corazon Aquino, and Ferdinand 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 actors 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. It is situated in the western Pacific Ocean, and consists of about 7,640 islands, that are broadly categorized under three main geographical divisions from north to south: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines is bounded by the South China Sea to the west, the Philippine Sea to the east, and the Celebes Sea to the southwest, and shares maritime borders with Taiwan to the north, Japan to the northeast, Palau to the east and southeast, Indonesia to the south, Malaysia and Brunei to the southwest, Vietnam to the west, and China to the northwest. The Philippines covers an area of 300,000 km2 (120,000 sq mi) and, as of 2020, had a population of around 109 million people, making it the world's twelfth-most populous country. The Philippines is a multinational state, with diverse ethnicities and cultures throughout its islands. Manila is the nation's capital, while the largest city is Quezon City, both lying within the urban area of Metro Manila. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1491 and 1996, present day Philippines was the birth place of 97 globally memorable people, including Rodrigo Duterte, Corazon Aquino, and Ferdinand Marcos. Additionaly, 48 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Philippines including Ferdinand Magellan, Corazon Aquino, and José Rizal.

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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 Rodrigo Duterte, Corazon Aquino, and Benigno Aquino Jr.. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Philippines, including Rodrigo Duterte, Corazon Aquino, and Ferdinand Marcos.

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