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Windhoek (nam)



Windhoek ranks 4,090th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Cles, Tokushima (city), and Tapiales. Memorable people born in Windhoek include Frankie Fredericks and Michelle McLean. Memorable people who died in Windhoek include Theo-Ben Gurirab. Windhoek has been the birth place of many athletes and celebrities and the death place of many politicians. Windhoek is located in Namibia.

Windhoek is the capital and largest city of Namibia. It is located in central Namibia in the Khomas Highland plateau area, at around 1,700 metres (5,600 ft) above sea level, almost exactly at the country's geographical centre. The population of Windhoek in 2020 was 431,000 which is growing continually due to an influx from all over Namibia. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 1967 and 1972, Windhoek was the birth place of 2 globally memorable people, including Frankie Fredericks and Michelle McLean. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in Windhoek including Theo-Ben Gurirab.

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Most individuals born in present day Windhoek were athletes (1) and celebrities (1),  while most who died were politicians (1).