With 5 biographies, Inspirations are the 96th most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Statisticians, Comedians, and Occultists.

Pantheon has 6 people classified as inspirations born between 1431 and 1957. Of these 6, 1 (16.67%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living inspirations include Andrew Wakefield. The most famous deceased inspirations include Vlad the Impaler, Eugène François Vidocq, and Johann Georg Faust.

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Most inspirations were born in United Kingdom (3), Romania (1), and France (1). By city, the most common birth places were Sighișoara (1), Arras (1), and Knittlingen (1).The most common death places of inspirations were United Kingdom (2), Romania (1), and France (1). By city, these were Bucharest (1), Paris (1), and Staufen im Breisgau (1).

The earliest biographies classified as inspirations in Pantheon are Eugène François Vidocq, Johann Georg Faust, and Vlad the Impaler.  The concentration of inspirations was largest during the Newspaper Era, which lasted from 1700 to 1899. Some birth or death locations for earlier inspirations are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

Which Inspirations were alive at the same time? This visualization shows the lifespans of the 3 most globally memorable Inspirations since 1700.

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