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Karachi ranks 349th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Forlì, Erfurt, and Nantes. Memorable people born in Karachi include Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Benazir Bhutto, and Aga Khan III. Memorable people who died in Karachi include Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Muhammad bin Tughluq, and Fatima Jinnah. Karachi has been the birth place of many politicians and actors and the death place of many politicians and physicians. Karachi is located in Pakistan.

Karachi is the capital of the Pakistani province of Sindh. It is the most populous city in Pakistan, and fifth-most-populous city proper in the world. Ranked as a beta-global city, the city is Pakistan's premier industrial and financial centre. It is the cultural, economic, philanthropic, educational, and political hub of the country, and Pakistan's most cosmopolitan city. Situated on the Arabian Sea, Karachi serves as a transport hub, and is home to Pakistan's two largest seaports, the Port of Karachi and Port Bin Qasim, as well as Pakistan's busiest airport, Jinnah International Airport. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1876 and 1988, Karachi was the birth place of 21 globally memorable people, including Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Benazir Bhutto, and Aga Khan III. Additionaly, 7 globally memorable people have passed away in Karachi including Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Muhammad bin Tughluq, and Fatima Jinnah.

People Born in Karachi

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Most individuals born in present day Karachi were politicians (11), actors (3), film directors (2), singers (2), and soccer players (1),  while most who died were politicians (3), physicians (1), social activists (1), writers (1), and musicians (1).

Over the past 100 years, politicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Karachi, including Benazir Bhutto, Asif Ali Zardari, and L. K. Advani. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Karachi, including Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Benazir Bhutto, and Aga Khan III.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 7 globally memorable people born in Karachi since 1700.