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Vevey (che)

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Vevey

Vevey ranks 660th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Preston, Lancashire, Rostock, and Oldham. Memorable people born in Vevey include Ernest Ansermet, Jaime, Duke of Madrid, and Claude Nicollier. Memorable people who died in Vevey include Charlie Chaplin, Oskar Kokoschka, and Henryk Sienkiewicz. Vevey has been the birth place of many writers and cyclists and the death place of many writers and actors. Vevey is located in Switzerland.

Vevey is a town in Switzerland in the canton of Vaud, on the north shore of Lake Geneva, near Lausanne. The German name Vivis is no longer commonly used. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1870 and 1989, Vevey was the birth place of 11 globally memorable people, including Ernest Ansermet, Jaime, Duke of Madrid, and Claude Nicollier. Additionaly, 8 globally memorable people have passed away in Vevey including Charlie Chaplin, Oskar Kokoschka, and Henryk Sienkiewicz.

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Most individuals born in present day Vevey were writers (2), cyclists (2), composers (1), politicians (1), and astronauts (1),  while most who died were writers (3), actors (1), painters (1), politicians (1), and inventors (1).

Over the past 100 years, cyclists have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Vevey, including Pascal Richard and Steve Morabito. Whereas, throughout history, writers have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Vevey, including Philippe Jaccottet and Béatrix Beck.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 3 globally memorable people born in Vevey since 1700.