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Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires ranks 16th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Madrid, Philadelphia, and Tokyo. Memorable people born in Buenos Aires include Pope Francis, Jorge Luis Borges, and Alfredo Di Stéfano. Memorable people who died in Buenos Aires include Eva Perón, Astor Piazzolla, and Juan Manuel Fangio. Buenos Aires has been the birth place of many Soccer Players and Politicians and the death place of many Politicians and Soccer Players. Buenos Aires is located in Argentina.

Buenos Aires is the capital and largest city of Argentina. The city is located on the western shore of the estuary of the Río de la Plata, on the South American continent's southeastern coast. "Buenos Aires" can be translated as "fair winds" or "good airs", but the former was the meaning intended by the founders in the 16th century, by the use of the original name "Real de Nuestra Señora Santa María del Buen Ayre". The Greater Buenos Aires conurbation, which also includes several Buenos Aires Province districts, constitutes the fourth-most populous metropolitan area in the Americas, with a population of around 15.6 million. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1770 and 1997, Buenos Aires was the birth place of 189 globally memorable people, including Pope Francis, Jorge Luis Borges, and Alfredo Di Stéfano. Additionaly, 117 globally memorable people have passed away in Buenos Aires including Eva Perón, Astor Piazzolla, and Juan Manuel Fangio.

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Most individuals born in present day Buenos Aires were Soccer Players (69), Politicians (25), Actors (25), Writers (10), and Musicians (8),  while most who died were Politicians (40), Soccer Players (24), Writers (12), Racing Drivers (9), and Musicians (5).

Over the past 100 years the top profession of globally memorable people from present day Buenos Aires has been Soccer Player, including Alfredo Di Stéfano, Jorge Solari, and Javier Zanetti. Whereas throughout history the profession with the most memorable people from Buenos Aires has been Soccer Player, including Alfredo Di Stéfano, Guillermo Stábile, and Helenio Herrera.

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