Video: Animated Map of Notable Births and Deaths

This short clip takes you on a visual tour along hundreds of years of culture. It is the result of the collective work accomplished by a team of scientists and historians who wanted to map cultural mobility. To do so they recorded and mapped the births and deaths of notable individuals like David, King of Israel, and Leonardo da Vinci, from 600 B.C. up to the present day.

(aeon.co)