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Brazil

Brazil

Brazil ranks 79th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Dresden, Edinburgh, and Helsinki. Memorable people born in Brazil include Zizinho, Zezé Procópio, and Luís Mesquita de Oliveira. Memorable people who died in Brazil include Gyula Cseszneky and Friaça. Brazil has been the birth place of many soccer players and tennis players and the death place of many military personnels and soccer players. Brazil is located in Brazil.

Brazil, officially the Federative Republic of Brazil, is the largest country in both South America and Latin America. At 8.5 million square kilometers and with over 211 million people, Brazil is the world's fifth-largest country by area and the sixth most populous. Its capital is Brasília, and its most populous city is São Paulo. The federation is composed of the union of the 26 states and the Federal District. It is the largest country to have Portuguese as an official language and the only one in the Americas; it is also one of the most multicultural and ethnically diverse nations, due to over a century of mass immigration from around the world; as well as the most populous Roman Catholic-majority country. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1990, Brazil was the birth place of 79 globally memorable people, including Zizinho, Zezé Procópio, and Luís Mesquita de Oliveira. Additionaly, 2 globally memorable people have passed away in Brazil including Gyula Cseszneky and Friaça.

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Most individuals born in present day Brazil were soccer players (78) and tennis players (1),  while most who died were military personnels (1) and soccer players (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Brazil, including Zizinho, Jurandir de Freitas, and José Lázaro Robles. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Brazil, including Zizinho, Zezé Procópio, and Luís Mesquita de Oliveira.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 6 globally memorable people born in Brazil since 1700.