United Kingdom ranks 1,528th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Villach, Sèvres, and Charlottesville, Virginia. Memorable people born in United Kingdom include Maxwell T. Masters, Robert Service, and Martin Whitmarsh. Memorable people who died in United Kingdom include Edward Blyth and Dorothy Tyler-Odam. United Kingdom has been the birth place of many businesspeople and film directors and the death place of many biologists and athletes. United Kingdom is located in United Kingdom.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign country in north-western Europe, off the north-western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands within the British Isles. Northern Ireland shares a land border with the Republic of Ireland. Otherwise, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the south-west, giving it the 12th-longest coastline in the world. The Irish Sea separates Great Britain and Ireland. The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,500 square kilometres (93,628 sq mi), with an estimated population in 2020 of 68 million. Read more on Wikipedia
Between 1833 and 1998, United Kingdom was the birth place of 8 globally memorable people, including Maxwell T. Masters, Robert Service, and Martin Whitmarsh. Additionaly, 2 globally memorable people have passed away in United Kingdom including Edward Blyth and Dorothy Tyler-Odam.
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Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 1 globally memorable people born in United Kingdom since 1700.