Bill Ivy

1942 - 1969

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William David Ivy (27 August 1942 – 12 July 1969) was an English professional Grand Prix motorcycle racer from Maidstone, Kent. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bill Ivy has received more than 73,921 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Bill Ivy is the 198th most popular racing driver, the 2,419th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 32nd most popular Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Bill Ivy ranks 198 out of 888Before him are Nanni Galli, Bob Anderson, Luigi Taveri, Toulo de Graffenried, Al Unser, and Gijs van Lennep. After him are Felice Bonetto, Tony Brise, Marcus Grönholm, Peter Revson, Sergio Pérez, and Peter Gethin.

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Among people born in 1942, Bill Ivy ranks 297Before him are Yevgeny Shaposhnikov, Carol Lynley, Carlos Hathcock, Philip Catherine, Alice Schwarzer, and Gijs van Lennep. After him are Yevhen Rudakov, Jon Finch, Ademir da Guia, Country Joe McDonald, Sergio Ramírez, and Leon Russell. Among people deceased in 1969, Bill Ivy ranks 113Before him are Johannes Dieckmann, Gerhard Mitter, Léon Scieur, Mutesa II of Buganda, Serge Poliakoff, and Charles Dvorak. After him are Al Taliaferro, Kurt Blome, Paul Chambers, Leopold von Wiese, George Cœdès, and Henri Decoin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Bill Ivy ranks 2,419 out of 7,765Before him are May Whitty (1865), Dorothy Manley (1927), Fred West (1941), Cynegils (575), J. Stuart Blackton (1875), and John Madden (1949). After him are Blaze Bayley (1963), Blanche of England (1392), William Nicholson (1753), Patricia Routledge (1929), Josephine Tey (1896), and James Whale (1889).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United Kingdom

Among racing drivers born in United Kingdom, Bill Ivy ranks 32Before him are Eddie Irvine (1965), Guy Edwards (1942), Roy Salvadori (1922), Joey Dunlop (1952), Gerry Ashmore (1936), and Bob Anderson (1931). After him are Tony Brise (1952), Peter Gethin (1940), Jackie Oliver (1942), Phil Read (1939), Geoff Duke (1923), and Johnny Herbert (1964).