Algeria ranks 8,403rd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Khvorostyanka, Alabama, and Sokoto Caliphate. Memorable people born in Algeria include Youcef Reguigui. Memorable people who died in Algeria include Hezârfen Ahmed Çelebi and Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint-Amant. Algeria has been the birth place of many cyclists and the death place of many pilots and chess players. Algeria is located in Algeria.
Algeria, officially the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, is a country in the Maghreb region of North Africa. The capital and most populous city is Algiers, located in the far north of the country on the Mediterranean coast. With an area of 2,381,741 square kilometres (919,595 sq mi), Algeria is the tenth-largest country in the world, and the largest by area in the African Union and the Arab world. With an estimated population of over 44 million, it is the ninth-most populous country in Africa. Read more on Wikipedia
In 1990, Algeria was the birth place of 1 globally memorable people, including Youcef Reguigui. Additionaly, 2 globally memorable people have passed away in Algeria including Hezârfen Ahmed Çelebi and Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint-Amant. Interestingly, more notably known people have passed away in Algeria than were born there.