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Santiago

Santiago ranks 88th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Bristol, Riga, and Marseille. Memorable people born in Santiago include Salvador Allende, Víctor Jara, and Michelle Bachelet. Memorable people who died in Santiago include Augusto Pinochet, Pablo Neruda, and Erich Honecker. Santiago has been the birth place of many soccer players and politicians and the death place of many politicians and soccer players. Santiago is located in Chile.

Santiago, also known as Santiago de Chile, is the capital and largest city of Chile as well as one of the largest cities in the Americas. It is the center of Chile's largest and most densely populated conurbation, the Santiago Metropolitan Region, whose total population is 7 million. The city is entirely located in the country's central valley. Most of the city lies between 500 m (1,640 ft) and 650 m (2,133 ft) above mean sea level. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1994, Santiago was the birth place of 72 globally memorable people, including Salvador Allende, Víctor Jara, and Michelle Bachelet. Additionaly, 49 globally memorable people have passed away in Santiago including Augusto Pinochet, Pablo Neruda, and Erich Honecker.

People Born in Santiago

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People Deceased in Santiago

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Most individuals born in present day Santiago were soccer players (30), politicians (14), actors (5), writers (4), and tennis players (3),  while most who died were politicians (29), soccer players (7), writers (4), biologists (2), and singers (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Santiago, including Leonel Sánchez, Iván Zamorano, and Arturo Vidal. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Santiago, including Leonel Sánchez, Iván Zamorano, and Arturo Vidal.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 17 globally memorable people born in Santiago since 1700.