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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 in the Mediterranean Sea, offshore in the Atlantic Ocean and across the Strait of Gibraltar. Its continental European territory is situated on the Iberian Peninsula, and its insular territory includes the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea, several small islands in the Alboran Sea and the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean. The Spanish territory also includes the African semi-exclaves of Ceuta, Melilla and Peñon de Vélez across the Strait of Gibraltar. The country's mainland is bordered to the south and east by the Mediterranean Sea; to the north by France, Andorra and the Bay of Biscay; and to the west by Portugal and the Atlantic Ocean. 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.