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Netherlands ranks 1,404th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Wrexham, Isesaki, Gunma, and Avilés. Memorable people born in Netherlands include Arie Schans, Mike van Diem, and Ton Roosendaal. Memorable people who died in Netherlands include Gisbertus Voetius, Max Carl Wilhelm Weber, and Paulien van Deutekom. Netherlands has been the birth place of many soccer players and film directors and the death place of many religious figures and biologists. Netherlands is located in Netherlands.

The Netherlands, informally Holland, is a country located in Western Europe with territories in the Caribbean. It is the largest of four constituent countries of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. In Europe, the Netherlands consists of twelve provinces, bordering Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, with maritime borders in the North Sea with those countries and the United Kingdom. In the Caribbean, it consists of three special municipalities: the islands of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba. The country's official language is Dutch, with West Frisian as a secondary official language in the province of Friesland, and English and Papiamento as secondary official languages in the Caribbean Netherlands. Dutch Low Saxon and Limburgish are recognised regional languages, while Dutch Sign Language, Sinte Romani, and Yiddish are recognised non-territorial languages. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1952 and 1990, Netherlands was the birth place of 8 globally memorable people, including Arie Schans, Mike van Diem, and Ton Roosendaal. Additionaly, 3 globally memorable people have passed away in Netherlands including Gisbertus Voetius, Max Carl Wilhelm Weber, and Paulien van Deutekom.

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Most individuals born in present day Netherlands were soccer players (3), film directors (3), businesspeople (1), and skaters (1),  while most who died were religious figures (1), biologists (1), and skaters (1).