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Malmö (swe)

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Malmö ranks 211th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Toulouse, Accra, and Porto Alegre. Memorable people born in Malmö include Anita Ekberg, Zlatan Ibrahimović, and Magnus I of Sweden. Memorable people who died in Malmö include Charles XV of Sweden, Per Wahlöö, and Ingvar Wixell. Malmö has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many soccer players and gymnasts. Malmö is located in Sweden.

Malmö is the largest city in the Swedish county (län) of Scania. It is the third-largest city in Sweden, after Stockholm and Gothenburg, and the sixth-largest city in Scandinavia, with a population of 316,588. The Malmö Metropolitan Region is home to over 700,000 people, and the Öresund region, which includes Malmö as well as Copenhagen, is home to 4 million people. Malmö is considered a gamma-level global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1106 and 1994, Malmö was the birth place of 44 globally memorable people, including Anita Ekberg, Zlatan Ibrahimović, and Magnus I of Sweden. Additionaly, 16 globally memorable people have passed away in Malmö including Charles XV of Sweden, Per Wahlöö, and Ingvar Wixell.

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Most individuals born in present day Malmö were soccer players (22), politicians (3), musicians (3), actors (2), and singers (2),  while most who died were soccer players (5), gymnasts (3), writers (2), politicians (1), and singers (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Malmö, including Zlatan Ibrahimović, Ronnie Hellström, and Karl-Erik Palmér. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Malmö, including Zlatan Ibrahimović, Ronnie Hellström, and Karl-Erik Palmér.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 11 globally memorable people born in Malmö since 1700.