Lisbon is the capital and the largest city of Portugal
It is the westernmost large city located in continental Europe
as well as its westernmost capital city
and the only one along the Atlantic coast.
Lisbon lies in the western Iberian Peninsula on the Atlantic Ocean and the River Tagus,
and has a population of 547,631 within its administrative limits on a land area of 84.8 square kilometres (32.7 sq mi).
The urban area extends beyond the administrative city limits with a population of over 3 million,
on an area of 958 square kilometres (370 sq mi), making it the 11th most populous urban area in the European Union.
About 3,035,000 people live in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area (which represents approximately 27% of the population
of the country).
Lisbon's Notable Births
Lisbon's Notable Deaths
, soccer player (dead at Lisbona, Portogallo) (born 1942 January 25) Aquarius