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CELEBRITIES

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With 181 biographies, Celebrities are the 51st most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Sculptors, Gymnasts, and Psychologists.

Pantheon has 222 people classified as celebrities born between 3345 BC and 2003. Of these 222, 124 (55.86%) 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 Ötzi, Wallis Simpson, and Jeanne Calment. As of April 2022, 42 new celebrities have been added to Pantheon including Blanche Monnier, John B. Calhoun, and Emilie Louise Flöge.

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Newly Added Celebrities (2022)

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Most celebrities were born in United States (73), France (12), and United Kingdom (10). By city, the most common birth places were New York City (4), Los Angeles (4), and Chicago (4).The most common death places of celebrities were United States (40), France (10), and United Kingdom (9). By city, these were New York City (4), Paris (4), and Los Angeles (3).

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, Extremists, and Pornographic Actors.