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Tartu ranks 473rd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Plovdiv, Ansbach, and West Berlin. Memorable people born in Tartu include Emil Lenz, Kersti Kaljulaid, and Andrus Ansip. Memorable people who died in Tartu include Karl Ernst von Baer, Yuri Lotman, and Ferdinand von Wrangel. Tartu has been the birth place of many politicians and cyclists and the death place of many biologists and writers. Tartu is located in Estonia.

Tartu is the second largest city of Estonia, after Estonia's political and financial capital Tallinn. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1988, Tartu was the birth place of 17 globally memorable people, including Emil Lenz, Kersti Kaljulaid, and Andrus Ansip. Additionaly, 15 globally memorable people have passed away in Tartu including Karl Ernst von Baer, Yuri Lotman, and Ferdinand von Wrangel.

People Born in Tartu

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People Deceased in Tartu

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Most individuals born in present day Tartu were politicians (4), cyclists (2), soccer players (2), physicists (1), and chemists (1),  while most who died were biologists (3), writers (3), philosophers (2), explorers (1), and physicists (1).

Over the past 100 years, politicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Tartu, including Kersti Kaljulaid, Andrus Ansip, and Kristina Šmigun-Vähi. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Tartu, including Kersti Kaljulaid, Andrus Ansip, and Kristina Šmigun-Vähi.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 5 globally memorable people born in Tartu since 1700.