Occupation

MILITARY PERSONNELS

Icon of occupation

With 1,466 biographies, Military Personnels are the 10th most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Musicians, Religious Figures, and Film Directors.

Pantheon has 1,471 people classified as military personnels born between 700 BC and 1996. Of these 1,471, 57 (3.87%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living military personnels include Ratko Mladić, Khalifa Haftar, and Antonio Tejero. The most famous deceased military personnels include Genghis Khan, Alexander the Great, and Joan of Arc. As of October 2020, 270 new military personnels have been added to Pantheon including Josef Harpe, Nikolai Kuznetsov, and Sergey Sokolov.

Living Military Personnels

Go to all Rankings

Deceased Military Personnels

Go to all Rankings

Newly Added Military Personnels (2020)

Go to all Rankings

Most military personnels were born in Germany (234), United States (156), and France (131). By city, the most common birth places were Berlin (19), Paris (15), and Vienna (11).The most common death places of military personnels were Germany (249), United States (138), and Russia (135). By city, these were Moscow (89), Paris (47), and Berlin (24).

The earliest biographies classified as military personnels in Pantheon are Artaphernes, Pittacus of Mytilene, and Harpagus.  The concentration of military personnels was largest during the Newspaper Era, which lasted from 1700 to 1899. Some birth or death locations for earlier military personnels are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

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

Military Personnels are found within the Institutions domain which also includes Politicians, Religious Figures, Noblemen, Diplomats, and Pilots.