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Uppsala (swe)

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Uppsala ranks 327th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Cardiff, Tours, and Ottawa. Memorable people born in Uppsala include Anders Celsius, Ingmar Bergman, and Arvid Carlsson. Memorable people who died in Uppsala include Anders Celsius, Anders Jonas Ångström, and Eric IX of Sweden. Uppsala has been the birth place of many physicians and politicians and the death place of many biologists and religious figures. Uppsala is located in Sweden.

Uppsala is the county seat of Uppsala County and the fourth-largest city in Sweden, after Stockholm, Gothenburg, and Malmö. It had 177,074 inhabitants in 2019. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1001 and 1993, Uppsala was the birth place of 31 globally memorable people, including Anders Celsius, Ingmar Bergman, and Arvid Carlsson. Additionaly, 22 globally memorable people have passed away in Uppsala including Anders Celsius, Anders Jonas Ångström, and Eric IX of Sweden.

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Most individuals born in present day Uppsala were physicians (5), politicians (4), diplomats (2), actors (2), and writers (2),  while most who died were biologists (5), religious figures (3), physicians (3), chemists (3), and writers (3).

Over the past 100 years, physicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Uppsala, including Arvid Carlsson, Hans Rosling, and Torsten Wiesel. Whereas, throughout history, physicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Uppsala, including Arvid Carlsson, Hans Rosling, and Torsten Wiesel.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 14 globally memorable people born in Uppsala since 1700.