Carlos Pace

1944 - 1977

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José Carlos Pace (October 6, 1944 – March 18, 1977) was a racing driver from Brazil. He participated in 73 Formula One World Championship Grands Prix, debuting at the 1972 South African Grand Prix. He won one race, achieved six podiums, and scored a total of 58 championship points. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carlos Pace has received more than 143,931 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Carlos Pace is the 93rd most popular racing driver (down from 84th in 2019), the 139th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 117th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Brazilian Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Carlos Pace ranks 93 out of 888Before him are Arturo Merzario, Tom Pryce, Alfonso de Portago, Luigi Musso, Patrick Tambay, and Peter Collins. After him are Onofre Marimón, Ralf Schumacher, Henri Toivonen, Roger Williamson, Paul Frère, and Björn Waldegård.

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Among people born in 1944, Carlos Pace ranks 155Before him are Sirhan Sirhan, Salvador Sánchez Cerén, Mary Robinson, Ferenc Bene, Gianfranco Ferré, and Patrick Devedjian. After him are Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester, Peter Lindbergh, John Newcombe, James Heckman, Christine Chubbuck, and Dennis Wilson. Among people deceased in 1977, Carlos Pace ranks 70Before him are Carl Gustaf von Rosen, Marien Ngouabi, Alia Al-Hussein, Tom Pryce, Jacques Tourneur, and Princess Margaretha of Sweden. After him are Félix Gouin, Erroll Garner, Arsenio Erico, James M. Cain, Hamida Djandoubi, and Samael Aun Weor.

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Among people born in Brazil, Carlos Pace ranks 139 out of 1,947Before him are Edu Coimbra (1947), Dino Sani (1932), Carlos José Castilho (1927), Orlando Peçanha (1935), Marcelo (1988), and Roberto Burle Marx (1909). After him are Eurico Gaspar Dutra (1883), Raí (1965), Aleijadinho (1738), Hélio Gracie (1913), Vanderlei Luxemburgo (1952), and Washington Luís (1869).


Among racing drivers born in Brazil, Carlos Pace ranks 6Before him are Ayrton Senna (1960), Emerson Fittipaldi (1946), Nelson Piquet (1952), Rubens Barrichello (1972), and Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior (1943). After him are Felipe Massa (1981), Roberto Moreno (1959), Luiz Bueno (1937), Chico Landi (1907), Bruno Senna (1983), and Alex Ribeiro (1948).