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Spain ranks 583rd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Irkutsk, Guangzhou, and Duisburg. Memorable people born in Spain include Gaius Julius Hyginus, Aelia Flaccilla, and Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo. Memorable people who died in Spain include Montserrat Caballé, Hamilcar Barca, and Joan Fuster. Spain has been the birth place of many soccer players and cyclists and the death place of many writers and soccer players. Spain is located in Spain.

Spain, formally the Kingdom of Spain, is a country in Southwestern Europe with some pockets of territory across the Strait of Gibraltar and the Atlantic Ocean. Its continental European territory is situated on the Iberian Peninsula. Its territory also includes two archipelagos: the Canary Islands off the coast of North Africa, and the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea. The African exclaves of Ceuta, Melilla, and Peñón de Vélez de la Gomera make Spain the only European country to have a physical border with an African country (Morocco). Several small islands in the Alboran Sea are also part of Spanish territory. The country's mainland is bordered to the south and east by the Mediterranean Sea; to the north and northeast by France, Andorra, and the Bay of Biscay; and to the west and northwest by Portugal and the Atlantic Ocean respectively. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 64 BC and 1980, Spain was the birth place of 18 globally memorable people, including Gaius Julius Hyginus, Aelia Flaccilla, and Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo. Additionaly, 11 globally memorable people have passed away in Spain including Montserrat Caballé, Hamilcar Barca, and Joan Fuster.

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Most individuals born in present day Spain were soccer players (6), cyclists (4), writers (2), explorers (2), and companions (1),  while most who died were writers (4), soccer players (2), singers (1), military personnels (1), and religious figures (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Spain, including Estanislau Basora, Antonio Betancort, and Vicente Miera. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Spain, including Estanislau Basora, Antonio Betancort, and Vicente Miera.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 6 globally memorable people born in Spain since 1700.