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Porto Alegre

Porto Alegre ranks 245th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Manchester, Nancy, France, and Maastricht. Memorable people born in Porto Alegre include Ronaldinho, Elis Regina, and Artur da Costa e Silva. Memorable people who died in Porto Alegre include Aloísio Lorscheider, Luiz Luz, and Alcindo. Porto Alegre has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many soccer players and religious figures. Porto Alegre is located in Brazil.

Porto Alegre is the capital and largest city of the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul. Founded in 1769 by Manuel Sepúlveda, its population of 1,481,019 inhabitants (2016) makes it the tenth most populous city in the country and the centre of Brazil's fifth largest metropolitan area, with 4,405,760 inhabitants (2010). The city is the southernmost capital city of a Brazilian state. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1997, Porto Alegre was the birth place of 29 globally memorable people, including Ronaldinho, Elis Regina, and Artur da Costa e Silva. Additionaly, 3 globally memorable people have passed away in Porto Alegre including Aloísio Lorscheider, Luiz Luz, and Alcindo.

People Born in Porto Alegre

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Most individuals born in present day Porto Alegre were soccer players (22), politicians (2), coaches (2), singers (1), and martial arts (1),  while most who died were soccer players (2) and religious figures (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Porto Alegre, including Ronaldinho, Maicon Sisenando, and Everaldo. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Porto Alegre, including Ronaldinho, Maicon Sisenando, and Everaldo.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 5 globally memorable people born in Porto Alegre since 1700.