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Bucharest (rou)

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Bucharest ranks 60th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Cairo, Osaka Prefecture, and Shizuoka Prefecture. Memorable people born in Bucharest include Mircea Eliade, Jacob L. Moreno, and Mircea Lucescu. Memorable people who died in Bucharest include Vlad the Impaler, Kwame Nkrumah, and Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej. Bucharest has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many politicians and writers. Bucharest is located in Romania.

Bucharest is the capital and largest city of Romania, as well as its cultural, industrial, and financial centre. It is located in the southeast of the country, at 44°25′57″N 26°06′14″E, on the banks of the Dâmbovița River, less than 60 km (37.3 mi) north of the Danube River and the Bulgarian border. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1996, Bucharest was the birth place of 125 globally memorable people, including Mircea Eliade, Jacob L. Moreno, and Mircea Lucescu. Additionaly, 82 globally memorable people have passed away in Bucharest including Vlad the Impaler, Kwame Nkrumah, and Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej.

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Most individuals born in present day Bucharest were soccer players (30), politicians (21), writers (11), tennis players (10), and singers (6),  while most who died were politicians (32), writers (13), soccer players (7), painters (5), and mathematicians (4).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Bucharest, including Mircea Lucescu, Anghel Iordănescu, and Dudu Georgescu. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Bucharest, including Mircea Lucescu, Anghel Iordănescu, and Dudu Georgescu.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 25 globally memorable people born in Bucharest since 1700.