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Edmonton (can)

Canada

Edmonton

Edmonton ranks 332nd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Santander, Spain, Algiers, and Shizuoka, Shizuoka. Memorable people born in Edmonton include Marshall McLuhan, Michael J. Fox, and Arthur Hiller. Edmonton has been the birth place of many actors and politicians. Edmonton is located in Canada.

Edmonton is the capital city of the Canadian province of Alberta. Edmonton is on the North Saskatchewan River and is the centre of the Edmonton Metropolitan Region, which is surrounded by Alberta's central region. The city anchors the north end of what Statistics Canada defines as the "Calgary–Edmonton Corridor". Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1989, Edmonton was the birth place of 22 globally memorable people, including Marshall McLuhan, Michael J. Fox, and Arthur Hiller.

People Born in Edmonton

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Most individuals born in present day Edmonton were actors (10), politicians (2), soccer players (2), philosophers (1), and film directors (1),  while most who died were .

Over the past 100 years, actors have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Edmonton, including Michael J. Fox, Nathan Fillion, and Tommy Chong. Whereas, throughout history, actors have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Edmonton, including Michael J. Fox, Nathan Fillion, and Tommy Chong.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 3 globally memorable people born in Edmonton since 1700.