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Tanzania

Tanzania ranks 136th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Uganda, Guinea, and Benin. Memorable people born in present day Tanzania include Freddie Mercury, Julius Nyerere, and Saint Maurus. Memorable people who died in Tanzania include Tippu Tip, Eduardo Mondlane, and Hamad bin Thuwaini of Zanzibar. Tanzania has been the birth place of many politicians and religious figures and the death place of many politicians and religious figures.

Tanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania, is a country in East Africa within the African Great Lakes region. It borders Uganda to the north; Kenya to the northeast; Comoro Islands and the Indian Ocean to the east; Mozambique and Malawi to the south; Zambia to the southwest; and Rwanda, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west. Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain, is in northeastern Tanzania. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 512 and 1987, present day Tanzania was the birth place of 19 globally memorable people, including Freddie Mercury, Julius Nyerere, and Saint Maurus. Additionaly, 6 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Tanzania including Tippu Tip, Eduardo Mondlane, and Hamad bin Thuwaini of Zanzibar.

People Born in Present Day Tanzania

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People Deceased in Present Day Tanzania

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Most individuals born in present day Tanzania were politicians (10), religious figures (3), actors (2), musicians (1), and athletes (1),  while most who died were politicians (5) and religious figures (1).

Over the past 100 years, politicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Tanzania, including Julius Nyerere, Ali Hassan Mwinyi, and Benjamin Mkapa. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Tanzania, including Julius Nyerere, Tippu Tip, and Ali Hassan Mwinyi.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 4 globally memorable people born in present day Tanzania since 1700.