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New York City ranks 1st in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind . Memorable people born in New York City include Donald Trump, Stanley Kubrick, and Al Pacino. Memorable people who died in New York City include Nikola Tesla, John Lennon, and Igor Stravinsky. 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 City (NYC), often called the City of New York or simply New York (NY), is the most populous city in the United States. With an estimated 2018 population of 8,398,748 distributed over about 302.6 square miles (784 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the U.S. state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, the largest metropolitan area in the world by urban landmass. With almost 20 million people in its metropolitan statistical area and approximately 23 million in its combined statistical area, it is one of the world's most populous megacities. New York City has been described as the cultural, financial, and media capital of the world, significantly influencing commerce, entertainment, research, technology, education, politics, tourism, art, fashion, and sports. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 2014, New York City was the birth place of 1,339 globally memorable people, including Donald Trump, Stanley Kubrick, and Al Pacino. Additionaly, 674 globally memorable people have passed away in New York City including Nikola Tesla, John Lennon, and Igor Stravinsky.

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Most individuals born in present day New York City were actors (524), writers (102), singers (81), politicians (76), and musicians (75),  while most who died were actors (105), writers (85), musicians (73), politicians (70), and composers (30).

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

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