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Bangalore

Bangalore ranks 373rd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind San Jose, California, Córdoba, Argentina, and El Paso, Texas. Memorable people born in Bangalore include Bhāskara II, Lindsay Anderson, and C. Rajagopalachari. Memorable people who died in Bangalore include C. V. Raman, S. R. Ranganathan, and M. Visvesvaraya. Bangalore has been the birth place of many actors and film directors and the death place of many actors and politicians. Bangalore is located in India.

Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka. It has a population of over ten million, making it a megacity and the third-most populous city and fifth-most populous urban agglomeration in India. It is located in southern India, on the Deccan Plateau at an elevation of over 900 m (3,000 ft) above sea level, which is the highest among India's major cities. Its multi-ethnic, multi-religious, and cosmopolitan character is reflected by its more than 1000 Hindu temples, 400 mosques, 100 churches, 40 Jain Basadis, three Sikh gurdwaras, two Buddhist viharas and one Parsi fire temple located in an area of 741 km² of the metropolis. The religious places are further represented by the proposed Chabad of the Jewish community. The numerous Bahá'ís have a society called the Bahá'í Centre. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1114 and 1989, Bangalore was the birth place of 20 globally memorable people, including Bhāskara II, Lindsay Anderson, and C. Rajagopalachari. Additionaly, 14 globally memorable people have passed away in Bangalore including C. V. Raman, S. R. Ranganathan, and M. Visvesvaraya.

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Most individuals born in present day Bangalore were actors (11), film directors (2), mathematicians (1), social activists (1), and writers (1),  while most who died were actors (4), politicians (3), physicists (2), writers (2), and mathematicians (1).

Over the past 100 years, actors have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Bangalore, including Rajinikanth, Prakash Raj, and Feroz Khan. Whereas, throughout history, actors have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Bangalore, including Rajinikanth, Prakash Raj, and Feroz Khan.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 5 globally memorable people born in Bangalore since 1700.