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Romania ranks 29th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Denmark, Greece, and Switzerland. Memorable people born in present day Romania include Vlad the Impaler, Nicolae Ceaușescu, and Béla Bartók. Memorable people who died in Romania include Ovid, Vlad the Impaler, and Nicolae Ceaușescu. Romania has been the birth place of many soccer players, and politicians and the death place of many politicians, and soccer players.

Romania is a country located at the crossroads of Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe. It borders Ukraine to the north and east, Hungary to the west, Serbia to the southwest, Bulgaria to the south, Moldova to the east, and the Black Sea to the southeast. It has a predominantly continental climate, and an area of 238,397 km2 (92,046 sq mi) with a population of 19 million people (2023). Romania is the twelfth-largest country in Europe and the sixth-most populous member state of the European Union. Its capital and largest city is Bucharest, followed by Cluj-Napoca, Iași, Timișoara, Constanța, Craiova, Brașov, and Galați. Read more on Wikipedia

People

Between 0 and 2004, present day Romania was the birth place of 843 globally memorable people, including Vlad the Impaler, Nicolae Ceaușescu, and Béla Bartók. Additionaly, 271 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Romania including Ovid, Vlad the Impaler, and Nicolae Ceaușescu.

People Born in Present Day Romania

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People Deceased in Present Day Romania

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Occupations

Most individuals born in present day Romania were soccer players (194), politicians (174), athletes (95), writers (62), and gymnasts (35),  while most who died were politicians (108), soccer players (38), writers (34), athletes (13), and religious figures (10).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Romania, including Mircea Lucescu, Gheorghe Hagi, and László Bölöni. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Romania, including Mircea Lucescu, Gheorghe Hagi, and Ștefan Kovács.

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Overlapping Lives

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