Occupation

CELEBRITIES

With 140 biographies, Celebrities are the 50th most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Psychologists, Sculptors, and Comic Artists.

Pantheon has 144 people classified as celebrities born between 3345 BC and 1997. Of these 144, 83 (57.64%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living celebrities include Lina Medina, Empress Michiko, and Monica Lewinsky. The most famous deceased celebrities include Wallis Simpson, Ötzi, and Jeanne Calment.

Living Celebrities

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Most celebrities were born in United States (45), United Kingdom (7), and Italy (6). By city, the most common birth places were Los Angeles (4), New York City (4), and San Francisco (2).The most common death places of celebrities were United States (26), Italy (7), and United Kingdom (5). By city, these were New York City (2), Charlottesville, Virginia (2), and Tbilisi (2).

The earliest biographies classified as celebrities in Pantheon are Cecilia Gallerani, Simonetta Vespucci, and Ötzi.  The concentration of celebrities was largest during the Television Era, which lasted from 1950 to 1989. Some birth or death locations for earlier celebrities are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

Which Celebrities were alive at the same time? This visualization shows the lifespans of the 25 most globally memorable Celebrities since 1700.

Celebrities are found within the Public Figure domain which also includes Companions, Social Activists, Models, Pornographic Actors, and Extremists.