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Milwaukee ranks 124th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Hanover, Saitama (city), and Odessa. Memorable people born in Milwaukee include Spencer Tracy, Herbert A. Simon, and Donald Knuth. Memorable people who died in Milwaukee include Christopher Latham Sholes, Stanley G. Weinbaum, and Arthur MacArthur Jr.. Milwaukee has been the birth place of many actors and basketball players and the death place of many writers and inventors. Milwaukee is located in United States.

Milwaukee is the largest city in the U.S. state of Wisconsin, and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The seat of Milwaukee County, the city is located on Lake Michigan's southwestern shore, and was incorporated in 1846. As of the 2020 census, Milwaukee had a population of 577,222, a decrease from 594,833 in 2010. It is the 31st largest city in the United States and the fourth-largest city situated along one of the Great Lakes. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1892 and 1998, Milwaukee was the birth place of 68 globally memorable people, including Spencer Tracy, Herbert A. Simon, and Donald Knuth. Additionaly, 9 globally memorable people have passed away in Milwaukee including Christopher Latham Sholes, Stanley G. Weinbaum, and Arthur MacArthur Jr..

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Most individuals born in present day Milwaukee were actors (16), basketball players (6), politicians (5), musicians (5), and writers (4),  while most who died were writers (2), inventors (1), military personnels (1), musicians (1), and sociologists (1).

Over the past 100 years, actors have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Milwaukee, including Gene Wilder, Jane Kaczmarek, and Heather Graham. Whereas, throughout history, actors have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Milwaukee, including Spencer Tracy, Gene Wilder, and Jane Kaczmarek.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 22 globally memorable people born in Milwaukee since 1700.