Alan Brown

1919 - 2004

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Alan Everest Brown (born in Malton, Yorkshire, 20 November 1919 – died in Guildford, Surrey, 20 January 2004) was a British racing driver from England. He took up motor racing in a Cooper, later forming the Ecurie Richmond team with Eric Brandon. He participated in 9 World Championship Formula One Grands Prix, debuting on 18 May 1952 and numerous non-Championship Formula One races. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alan Brown has received more than 19,901 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Alan Brown is the 372nd most popular racing driver (down from 355th in 2019), the 3,660th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,490th in 2019) and the 67th most popular Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Alan Brown ranks 372 out of 888Before him are Arthur Legat, Joe Kelly, Mário de Araújo Cabral, Eric Thompson, John Miles, and Innes Ireland. After him are Giorgio Francia, Élie Bayol, Ken Kavanagh, Michael May, Cesare Perdisa, and Michel Leclère.

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Among people born in 1919, Alan Brown ranks 240Before him are Frances Bay, Annemarie Renger, Bahriye Üçok, Jocelyn Brando, Eric Thompson, and Delfo Cabrera. After him are Åke Seyffarth, Veikko Huhtanen, Frank Piasecki, Raúl Francisco Primatesta, Jacques Laurent, and George Cadle Price. Among people deceased in 2004, Alan Brown ranks 210Before him are James Quinn, Alan Bullock, Thea Beckman, Skeeter Davis, André Hazes, and Quorthon. After him are Natalya Baranskaya, Michael Grant, Gerrie Knetemann, Steve Lacy, Isabel Sanford, and Albert Mol.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Alan Brown ranks 3,660 out of 7,765Before him are Annie Kenney (1879), Leonard Meredith (1882), Helen Shapiro (1946), Charles Williams (1886), Roger of Wendover (1200), and Michael Heseltine (1933). After him are Jonathan Riley-Smith (1938), Gordon Haskell (1946), David Arnold (1962), Ray Reardon (1932), Patrick Malahide (1945), and Henry Lincoln (1930).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United Kingdom

Among racing drivers born in United Kingdom, Alan Brown ranks 67Before him are Trevor Taylor (1936), Chris Craft (1939), Peter Whitehead (1914), Eric Thompson (1919), John Miles (1943), and Innes Ireland (1930). After him are Richard Burns (1971), Ivor Bueb (1923), Richard Attwood (1940), Peter Arundell (1933), Brian Henton (1946), and Jimmy Stewart (1931).