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Germany ranks 450th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Recife, Guatemala City, and Paterson, New Jersey. Memorable people born in Germany include Juana Bormann, Siegfried Lenz, and Hartmann Schedel. Memorable people who died in Germany include Helmut Schmidt, Traudl Junge, and Erich Mielke. Germany has been the birth place of many politicians and soccer players and the death place of many politicians and soccer players. Germany is located in Germany.

Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany, is a country at the intersection of Central and Western Europe. It is situated between the Baltic and North seas to the north, and the Alps to the south. It borders Denmark to the north, Poland and the Czech Republic to the east, Austria and Switzerland to the south, and France, Luxembourg, Belgium, and the Netherlands to the west, and covers an area of 357,022 square kilometres (137,847 sq mi). Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1129 and 1983, Germany was the birth place of 23 globally memorable people, including Juana Bormann, Siegfried Lenz, and Hartmann Schedel. Additionaly, 19 globally memorable people have passed away in Germany including Helmut Schmidt, Traudl Junge, and Erich Mielke.

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Most individuals born in present day Germany were politicians (7), soccer players (5), writers (4), historians (1), and biologists (1),  while most who died were politicians (4), soccer players (3), writers (2), military personnels (2), and biologists (2).

Over the past 100 years, writers have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Germany, including Siegfried Lenz and Erik Möller. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Germany, including Juana Bormann, Duchess Louise Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, and Yaakov Litzman.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 10 globally memorable people born in Germany since 1700.