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Guimarães ranks 1,459th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Bourg-en-Bresse, Landskrona, and St John's Wood. Memorable people born in Guimarães include Gil Vicente, Pelagio Galvani, and Manuel Monteiro de Castro. Memorable people who died in Guimarães include Miklós Fehér. Guimarães has been the birth place of many soccer players and religious figures and the death place of many soccer players. Guimarães is located in Portugal.

Guimarães is a city and municipality located in northern Portugal, in the district of Braga. Its historic town centre is listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2001, in recognition for being an "exceptionally well-preserved and authentic example of the evolution of a medieval settlement into a modern town" in Europe. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1165 and 1989, Guimarães was the birth place of 8 globally memorable people, including Gil Vicente, Pelagio Galvani, and Manuel Monteiro de Castro. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in Guimarães including Miklós Fehér.

People Born in Guimarães

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Most individuals born in present day Guimarães were soccer players (3), religious figures (2), writers (1), tennis players (1), and athletes (1),  while most who died were soccer players (1).