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Calgary

Calgary ranks 317th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Bethsaida, Luxembourg City, and Norfolk, Virginia. Memorable people born in Calgary include James Gosling, Bret Hart, and Cory Monteith. Memorable people who died in Calgary include Lobsang Rampa. Calgary has been the birth place of many wrestlers and actors and the death place of many writers. Calgary is located in Canada.

Calgary is a city in the western Canadian province of Alberta. It is situated at the confluence of the Bow River and the Elbow River in the south of the province, in an area of foothills and prairie, about 80 km (50 mi) east of the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies, roughly 299 km (186 mi) south of the provincial capital of Edmonton and approximately 240 km (150 mi) north of the Canada–United States border. The city anchors the south end of the Statistics Canada-defined urban area, the Calgary–Edmonton Corridor. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1989, Calgary was the birth place of 23 globally memorable people, including James Gosling, Bret Hart, and Cory Monteith. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in Calgary including Lobsang Rampa.

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Most individuals born in present day Calgary were wrestlers (7), actors (7), soccer players (2), computer scientists (1), and writers (1),  while most who died were writers (1).

Over the past 100 years, wrestlers have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Calgary, including Bret Hart, Owen Hart, and Natalya Neidhart. Whereas, throughout history, wrestlers have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Calgary, including Bret Hart, Owen Hart, and Natalya Neidhart.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 2 globally memorable people born in Calgary since 1700.