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Notable Person by City #3

Can you name the most notable person from the following 24 cities, according to this site?
You are given the profession and the lifespan of the notable person as a hint
'notable' often meaning being born here
Quiz by Gassu
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Last updated: January 16, 2023
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First submittedJanuary 16, 2023
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City
Profession
Lifespan
Famous Person
Abidjan
footballer
1978 -
Didier Drogba
Adelaide
singer (Chandelier)
1975 -
Sia
Basel
mathematician (e)
1707 - 1783
Leonhard Euler
Beijing
chairman, president
1953 -
Xi Jinping
Belgrade
tennis player
1987 -
Novak Djokovic
Calgary
U.S. senator (Texas)
1970 -
Ted Cruz
Colón, Panama
U.S. presidential candidate
1936 - 2018
John McCain
Copenhagen
poet, philosopher
1813 - 1855
Søren Kierkegaard
Genoa
explorer, navigator
1451 - 1506
Christopher Columbus
Hamburg
chancellor
1954 -
Angela Merkel
Izmir
epic poet
c. 8th century BC
Homer
Kaliningrad
Prussian philosopher, thinker
1724 - 1804
Immanuel Kant
Louisville
boxer
1942 - 2016
Muhammad Ali
Málaga
painter, sculptor
1881 - 1973
Pablo Picasso
Minneapolis
singer-songwriter
1958 - 2016
Prince
Omaha
actor (A Streetcar Named Desire)
1924 - 2004
Marlon Brando
Oran
French fashion designer
1936 - 2008
Yves Saint-Laurent
Patna
emperor
304 BC - 232 BC
Ashoka the Great
Prague
novelist, short-story writer
1883 - 1924
Franz Kafka
Santa Barbara
singer (I Kissed a Girl)
1984 -
Katy Perry
Singapore
statesman, prime minister
1923 - 2015
Lee Kuan Yew
Stockholm
actress
1915 - 1982
Ingrid Bergman
Valparaíso
general, dictator
1915 - 2006
Augusto Pinochet
Vienna
queen of France
1755 - 1793
Marie Antoinette
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Level 59
Jun 7, 2023
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