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Taiwan ranks 99th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Libya, North Korea, and Panama. Memorable people born in present day Taiwan include Tsai Ing-wen, Ang Lee, and Lee Teng-hui. Memorable people who died in Taiwan include Chiang Kai-shek, Subhas Chandra Bose, and Koxinga. Taiwan has been the birth place of many actors and politicians and the death place of many politicians and military personnels.

Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC), is a country in East Asia. Neighbouring countries include the People's Republic of China (PRC) to the northwest, Japan to the northeast, and the Philippines to the south. The main island of Taiwan has an area of 35,808 square kilometres (13,826 sq mi), with mountain ranges dominating the eastern two-thirds and plains in the western third, where its highly urbanised population is concentrated. Taipei is the capital and largest metropolitan area. Other major cities include New Taipei, Kaohsiung, Taichung, Tainan and Taoyuan. With 23.7 million inhabitants, Taiwan is among the most densely populated countries, and is the most populous country and largest economy that is not a member of the United Nations (UN). Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1670 and 1991, present day Taiwan was the birth place of 45 globally memorable people, including Tsai Ing-wen, Ang Lee, and Lee Teng-hui. Additionaly, 10 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Taiwan including Chiang Kai-shek, Subhas Chandra Bose, and Koxinga.

People Born in Present Day Taiwan

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People Deceased in Present Day Taiwan

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Most individuals born in present day Taiwan were actors (15), politicians (10), tennis players (4), film directors (2), and musicians (2),  while most who died were politicians (7), military personnels (1), philosophers (1), and religious figures (1).

Over the past 100 years, actors have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Taiwan, including Sylvia Chang, Ruby Lin, and Vivian Hsu. Whereas, throughout history, actors have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Taiwan, including Sylvia Chang, Ruby Lin, and Vivian Hsu.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 0 globally memorable people born in present day Taiwan since 1700.