Occupation

NOBLEMEN

With 559 biographies, Noblemen are the 23rd most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Physicists, Companions, and Wrestlers.

Pantheon has 611 people classified as noblemen born between 2483 BC and 2018. Of these 611, 107 (17.51%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living noblemen include Elizabeth II, Akihito, and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. The most famous deceased noblemen include Ramesses II, Catherine the Great, and Marie Antoinette.

Living Noblemen

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Deceased Noblemen

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Most noblemen were born in Germany (92), France (82), and United Kingdom (54). By city, the most common birth places were London (15), Vienna (10), and Paris (8).The most common death places of noblemen were France (99), Germany (83), and Italy (51). By city, these were Paris (18), Vienna (9), and Munich (9).

The earliest biographies classified as noblemen in Pantheon are Setnakhte, Ramesses II, and Neferirkare Kakai.  The concentration of noblemen was largest during the Scribal Era, which lasted from 500 BC to 1449. Some birth or death locations for earlier noblemen are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

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

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