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United States ranks 266th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Austria-Hungary, Leiden, and Bangkok. Memorable people born in United States include David D. Friedman, Andrew Blake, and Helen Fisher. Memorable people who died in United States include Ion Mihai Pacepa, Yurik Vardanyan, and Shawn Rhoden. United States has been the birth place of many actors and film directors and the death place of many athletes and politicians. United States is located in United States.

The United States of America, commonly known as the United States or America, is a country primarily located in North America. It consists of 50 states, a federal district, five major unincorporated territories, nine Minor Outlying Islands, and 326 Indian reservations. The United States is also in free association with three Pacific Island sovereign states: the Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau. It is the world's third-largest country by both land and total area. It shares land borders with Canada to its north and with Mexico to its south. The U.S. has maritime borders with the Bahamas, Cuba, Russia, and other nations. With a population of over 333 million, it is the most populous country in the Americas and the third most populous in the world. The national capital is Washington, D.C. and the most populous city and financial center is New York City. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1918 and 2005, United States was the birth place of 41 globally memorable people, including David D. Friedman, Andrew Blake, and Helen Fisher. Additionaly, 7 globally memorable people have passed away in United States including Ion Mihai Pacepa, Yurik Vardanyan, and Shawn Rhoden.

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Most individuals born in present day United States were actors (12), film directors (6), businesspeople (3), writers (3), and anthropologists (2),  while most who died were athletes (2), politicians (2), military personnels (1), inventors (1), and singers (1).

Over the past 100 years, actors have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in United States, including Kim Manners, Rob Morgan, and William Kircher. Whereas, throughout history, actors have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day United States, including Kim Manners, Rob Morgan, and William Kircher.

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