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New York City ranks 1st in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind . Memorable people born in New York City include Sylvester Stallone, Martin Scorsese, and Eleanor Roosevelt. Memorable people who died in New York City include Nikola Tesla, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Piet Mondrian. New York City has been the birth place of many actors, and writers and the death place of many actors, and writers. New York City is located in United States.

New York, often called New York City or simply NYC, is the most populous city in the United States, located at the southern tip of New York State on one of the world's largest natural harbors. The city comprises five boroughs, each of which is coextensive with a respective county. New York is a global center of finance and commerce, culture and technology, entertainment and media, academics and scientific output, and the arts and fashion, and, as home to the headquarters of the United Nations, is an important center for international diplomacy. New York City is the center of the world's principal metropolitan economy. Read more on Wikipedia

People

Between 0 and 2005, New York City was the birth place of 1,672 globally memorable people, including Sylvester Stallone, Martin Scorsese, and Eleanor Roosevelt. Additionaly, 1,007 globally memorable people have passed away in New York City including Nikola Tesla, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Piet Mondrian.

People Born in New York City

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Occupations

Most individuals born in present day New York City were actors (635), writers (151), singers (94), film directors (91), and musicians (89),  while most who died were actors (180), writers (116), politicians (94), musicians (91), and painters (48).

Over the past 100 years, actors have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in New York City, including Sylvester Stallone, Alan Alda, and Jane Fonda. Whereas, throughout history, actors have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day New York City, including Sylvester Stallone, Alan Alda, and Jane Fonda.

Places

Overlapping Lives

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 25 globally memorable people born in New York City since 1700.