Ghana ranks 2,782nd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Beersheba, Transylvania, and Heemskerk. Memorable people born in Ghana include Yaw Preko, Frank Acheampong, and Issah Gabriel Ahmed. Memorable people who died in Ghana include Anton Wilhelm Amo. Ghana has been the birth place of many soccer players and actors and the death place of many philosophers. Ghana is located in Ghana.
Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country in West Africa. It abuts the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean to the south, sharing borders with Ivory Coast in the west, Burkina Faso in the north, and Togo in the east. Ghana covers an area of 239,567 km2 (92,497 sq mi), spanning diverse biomes that range from coastal savannas to tropical rainforests. With over 32 million inhabitants, Ghana is the second-most populous country in West Africa. The capital and largest city is Accra; other significant cities include Kumasi, Tamale, and Sekondi-Takoradi. Read more on Wikipedia
Between 1974 and 2002, Ghana was the birth place of 5 globally memorable people, including Yaw Preko, Frank Acheampong, and Issah Gabriel Ahmed. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in Ghana including Anton Wilhelm Amo.