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Poland ranks 11th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Spain, Brazil, and Sweden. Memorable people born in present day Poland include Nicolaus Copernicus, Marie Curie, and Frédéric Chopin. Memorable people who died in Poland include Nicolaus Copernicus, Paul von Hindenburg, and L. L. Zamenhof. Poland has been the birth place of many politicians and soccer players and the death place of many politicians and writers.

Poland, officially the Republic of Poland, is a country located in Central Europe. It is divided into 16 administrative subdivisions, covering an area of 312,696 square kilometres (120,733 sq mi), and has a largely temperate seasonal climate. With a population of nearly 38.5 million people, Poland is the fifth most populous member state of the European Union. Poland's capital and largest metropolis is Warsaw. Other major cities include Kraków, Łódź, Wrocław, Poznań, Gdańsk, and Szczecin. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 2005, present day Poland was the birth place of 931 globally memorable people, including Nicolaus Copernicus, Marie Curie, and Frédéric Chopin. Additionaly, 353 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Poland including Nicolaus Copernicus, Paul von Hindenburg, and L. L. Zamenhof.

People Born in Present Day Poland

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People Deceased in Present Day Poland

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Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Poland, including Miroslav Klose, Grzegorz Lato, and Sepp Piontek. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Poland, including Paul von Hindenburg, Lech Wałęsa, and David Ben-Gurion.

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