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Kenya ranks 468th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Tianjin, Hyderabad, and Iceland. Memorable people born in Kenya include Daniel Komen, William Tanui, and Joseph Keter. Kenya has been the birth place of many athletes. Kenya is located in Kenya.

Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya, is a country in Eastern Africa. At 580,367 square kilometres (224,081 sq mi), Kenya is the world's 48th largest country by total area. With a population of more than 47.6 million people in the 2019 census, Kenya is the 29th most populous country. Kenya's capital and largest city is Nairobi, while its oldest city and first capital is the coastal city of Mombasa. Kisumu City is the third-largest city and also an inland port on Lake Victoria. Other important urban centres include Nakuru and Eldoret. As of 2020, Kenya is the third-largest economy in sub-Saharan Africa after Nigeria and South Africa. Kenya is bordered by South Sudan to the northwest, Ethiopia to the north, Somalia to the east, Uganda to the west, Tanzania to the south, and the Indian Ocean to the southeast. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1964 and 1996, Kenya was the birth place of 22 globally memorable people, including Daniel Komen, William Tanui, and Joseph Keter.

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Most individuals born in present day Kenya were athletes (22),  while most who died were .

Over the past 100 years, athletes have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Kenya, including Daniel Komen, William Tanui, and Joseph Keter. Whereas, throughout history, athletes have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Kenya, including Daniel Komen, William Tanui, and Joseph Keter.