Cultural Production in

Present Day

Saudi Arabia

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Saudi Arabia ranks 48th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belarus, and Colombia. Memorable people born in present day Saudi Arabia include Muhammad, Umar, and Fatimah. Memorable people who died in Saudi Arabia include Muhammad, Umar, and Fatimah. Saudi Arabia has been the birth place of many soccer players, and religious figures and the death place of many religious figures, and politicians.

Saudi Arabia, officially the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), is a country in West Asia and the Middle East. It covers the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula and has a land area of about 2150000 km2, making it the fifth-largest country in Asia and the largest in the Middle East. It is bordered by the Red Sea to the west; Jordan, Iraq, and Kuwait to the north; the Persian Gulf, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates to the east; Oman to the southeast; and Yemen to the south. Bahrain is an island country off its east coast. The Gulf of Aqaba in the northwest separates Saudi Arabia from Egypt and Israel. Saudi Arabia is the only country with a coastline along both the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf, and most of its terrain consists of arid desert, lowland, steppe, and mountains. The capital and largest city is Riyadh; the kingdom also hosts Islam's two holiest cities of Mecca and Medina. Read more on Wikipedia

People

Between 0 and 2003, present day Saudi Arabia was the birth place of 364 globally memorable people, including Muhammad, Umar, and Fatimah. Additionaly, 135 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Saudi Arabia including Muhammad, Umar, and Fatimah.

People Born in Present Day Saudi Arabia

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People Deceased in Present Day Saudi Arabia

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Occupations

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Saudi Arabia, including Majed Abdullah, Saeed Al-Owairan, and Sami Al-Jaber. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Saudi Arabia, including Majed Abdullah, Saeed Al-Owairan, and Sami Al-Jaber.

Places

Overlapping Lives

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