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Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan ranks 82nd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Thailand, Ecuador, and Moldova. Memorable people born in present day Uzbekistan include Avicenna, Timur, and Al-Biruni. Memorable people who died in Uzbekistan include Cyrus the Great, Muhammad al-Bukhari, and Ulugh Beg. Uzbekistan has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many politicians and religious figures.

Uzbekistan, officially the Republic of Uzbekistan, is a country in Central Asia. It is surrounded by five landlocked countries: Kazakhstan to the north; Kyrgyzstan to the northeast; Tajikistan to the southeast; Afghanistan to the south and Turkmenistan to the south-west. Along with Liechtenstein, it is one of two doubly landlocked countries. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1996, present day Uzbekistan was the birth place of 72 globally memorable people, including Avicenna, Timur, and Al-Biruni. Additionaly, 23 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Uzbekistan including Cyrus the Great, Muhammad al-Bukhari, and Ulugh Beg.

People Born in Present Day Uzbekistan

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People Deceased in Present Day Uzbekistan

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Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Uzbekistan, including Maksim Shatskikh, Peter Odemwingie, and Server Djeparov. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Uzbekistan, including Maksim Shatskikh, Peter Odemwingie, and Server Djeparov.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 12 globally memorable people born in present day Uzbekistan since 1700.