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Namur (bel)



Namur ranks 921st in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Camagüey, Corfu, and Nishinomiya. Memorable people born in Namur include Félicien Rops, Henri Michaux, and Charles Michel. Memorable people who died in Namur include John of Austria. Namur has been the birth place of many actors and tennis players and the death place of many military personnels. Namur is located in Belgium.

Namur is a city and municipality in Wallonia, Belgium. It is both the capital of the province of Namur and of Wallonia, hosting the Parliament of Wallonia, Walloon Government and administration. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1833 and 1981, Namur was the birth place of 8 globally memorable people, including Félicien Rops, Henri Michaux, and Charles Michel. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in Namur including John of Austria.

People Born in Namur

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People Deceased in Namur

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Most individuals born in present day Namur were actors (2), tennis players (2), painters (1), writers (1), and politicians (1),  while most who died were military personnels (1).

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 3 globally memorable people born in Namur since 1700.