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Suriname ranks 132nd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Zambia, Burkina Faso, and Myanmar (Burma). Memorable people born in present day Suriname include Dési Bouterse, Edgar Davids, and Clarence Seedorf. Memorable people who died in Suriname include Eric Knight. Suriname has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many writers.

Suriname, officially known as the Republic of Suriname, is a country on the northeastern Atlantic coast of South America. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the north, French Guiana to the east, Guyana to the west and Brazil to the south. At just under 165,000 square kilometers, it is the smallest sovereign state in South America. Suriname has a population of approximately 575,990, most of whom live on the country's north coast, in and around the capital and largest city, Paramaribo. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1985, present day Suriname was the birth place of 20 globally memorable people, including Dési Bouterse, Edgar Davids, and Clarence Seedorf. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Suriname including Eric Knight.

People Born in Present Day Suriname

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People Deceased in Present Day Suriname

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Most individuals born in present day Suriname were soccer players (11), politicians (7), athletes (1), and musicians (1),  while most who died were writers (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Suriname, including Edgar Davids, Clarence Seedorf, and Aron Winter. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Suriname, including Edgar Davids, Clarence Seedorf, and Aron Winter.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 1 globally memorable people born in present day Suriname since 1700.