Pärnu ranks 2,284th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Langenburg, Sulechów, and Wels. Memorable people born in Pärnu include Friedrich Martens, Jüri Tamm, and Indrek Zelinski. Memorable people who died in Pärnu include Jindřich Matyáš Thurn. Pärnu has been the birth place of many soccer players and diplomats and the death place of many politicians. Pärnu is located in Estonia.
Pärnu is the fourth largest city in Estonia. Located in southwestern Estonia on the coast of Pärnu Bay, an inlet of the Gulf of Riga in the Baltic Sea. It is a popular summer holiday resort with many hotels, restaurants, and large beaches. The Pärnu River flows through the city and drains into the Gulf of Riga. The city was served by Pärnu Airport. Read more on Wikipedia
Between 1845 and 1981, Pärnu was the birth place of 4 globally memorable people, including Friedrich Martens, Jüri Tamm, and Indrek Zelinski. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in Pärnu including Jindřich Matyáš Thurn.
Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 1 globally memorable people born in Pärnu since 1700.