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Helsingborg (swe)

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Helsingborg ranks 494th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Kabul, Trabzon, and Lund. Memorable people born in Helsingborg include Dieterich Buxtehude, Henrik Larsson, and Arvid Posse. Memorable people who died in Helsingborg include Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden, Christopher of Bavaria, and Kalle Svensson. Helsingborg has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many soccer players and politicians. Helsingborg is located in Sweden.

Helsingborg is a city and the seat of Helsingborg Municipality, Scania, Sweden. It has 113,816 inhabitants, making it the second-largest city in Scania and ninth-largest in Sweden. Helsingborg is the centre of the northern part of western Scania and Sweden's closest point to Denmark: the Danish city Helsingør is clearly visible about 4 km (2 mi) to the west on the other side of the Øresund. The HH Ferry route across the sound has more than 70 car ferry departures from each harbour every day. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1637 and 1992, Helsingborg was the birth place of 21 globally memorable people, including Dieterich Buxtehude, Henrik Larsson, and Arvid Posse. Additionaly, 7 globally memorable people have passed away in Helsingborg including Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden, Christopher of Bavaria, and Kalle Svensson.

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Most individuals born in present day Helsingborg were soccer players (9), politicians (3), composers (1), painters (1), and racing drivers (1),  while most who died were soccer players (3), politicians (2), composers (1), and tennis players (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Helsingborg, including Henrik Larsson, Mats Magnusson, and Pontus Farnerud. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Helsingborg, including Henrik Larsson, Nils Axelsson, and Nils Rosén.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 4 globally memorable people born in Helsingborg since 1700.