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San Diego ranks 85th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Helsinki, Edinburgh, and Tallinn. Memorable people born in San Diego include Gregory Peck, Robert Duvall, and Cameron Diaz. Memorable people who died in San Diego include Carl Rogers, Ray Kroc, and Francis Crick. San Diego has been the birth place of many actors and tennis players and the death place of many musicians and actors. San Diego is located in United States.

San Diego is a city in the U.S. state of California on the coast of the Pacific Ocean and immediately adjacent to the Mexican border. With a 2020 population of 1,386,932, San Diego is the eighth most populous city in the United States and second most populous in California. The city is the county seat of San Diego County, the fifth most populous county in the United States, with 3,338,330 estimated residents as of 2019. The city is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches and parks, long association with the United States Navy and Marine Corps, and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1889 and 2000, San Diego was the birth place of 97 globally memorable people, including Gregory Peck, Robert Duvall, and Cameron Diaz. Additionaly, 45 globally memorable people have passed away in San Diego including Carl Rogers, Ray Kroc, and Francis Crick.

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Most individuals born in present day San Diego were actors (45), tennis players (5), basketball players (5), athletes (4), and writers (3),  while most who died were musicians (6), actors (6), writers (4), mathematicians (3), and psychologists (2).

Over the past 100 years, actors have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in San Diego, including Robert Duvall, Cameron Diaz, and Kris Jenner. Whereas, throughout history, actors have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day San Diego, including Gregory Peck, Robert Duvall, and Cameron Diaz.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 15 globally memorable people born in San Diego since 1700.