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Prague ranks 20th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Stockholm, Seoul, and Copenhagen. Memorable people born in Prague include Rainer Maria Rilke, Václav Havel, and Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor. Memorable people who died in Prague include Antonín Dvořák, Tycho Brahe, and Bedřich Smetana. Prague has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many politicians and writers. Prague is located in Czechia.

Prague is the capital and largest city in the Czech Republic, the 13th largest city in the European Union and the historical capital of Bohemia. Situated on the Vltava river, Prague is home to about 1.3 million people, while its metropolitan area is estimated to have a population of 2.7 million. The city has a temperate oceanic climate, with relatively warm summers and chilly winters. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 907 and 1996, Prague was the birth place of 232 globally memorable people, including Rainer Maria Rilke, Václav Havel, and Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor. Additionaly, 204 globally memorable people have passed away in Prague including Antonín Dvořák, Tycho Brahe, and Bedřich Smetana.

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Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Prague, including Antonín Panenka, Jan Koller, and Zdeněk Zeman. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Prague, including Antonín Panenka, František Plánička, and Jan Koller.

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