RACING DRIVER

Clay Regazzoni

1939 - 2006

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Gianclaudio Giuseppe "Clay" Regazzoni (5 September 1939 – 15 December 2006) was a Swiss racing driver. He competed in Formula One races from 1970 to 1980, winning five Grands Prix. His first win was the Italian Grand Prix at Monza in his debut season, driving for Ferrari. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clay Regazzoni has received more than 900,379 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Clay Regazzoni is the 22nd most popular racing driver (up from 24th in 2019), the 54th most popular biography from Switzerland and the most popular Racing Driver.

Clay Regazzoni was a racing driver from Switzerland. He won the Formula One World Championship in 1975 and 1977.

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Among RACING DRIVERS

Among racing drivers, Clay Regazzoni ranks 22 out of 888Before him are Jochen Rindt, Ronnie Peterson, Jim Clark, Graham Hill, Gilles Villeneuve, and Bruce McLaren. After him are Helmut Marko, Jacky Ickx, Mario Andretti, Nigel Mansell, Jack Brabham, and Giacomo Agostini.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1939, Clay Regazzoni ranks 26Before him are Richard Kiel, Ada Yonath, Ralph Lauren, F. Murray Abraham, Laurent-Désiré Kabila, and Sonny Chiba. After him are Valeriy Lobanovskyi, Peter Grünberg, John Cleese, Tzvetan Todorov, Aníbal Cavaco Silva, and Ricardo Bofill. Among people deceased in 2006, Clay Regazzoni ranks 24Before him are Owen Chamberlain, Joseph Barbera, Ibrahim Rugova, Clifford Geertz, Anna Politkovskaya, and Paul Mauriat. After him are Giacinto Facchetti, Choi Kyu-hah, Robert Altman, Johannes Rau, Steve Irwin, and John Kenneth Galbraith.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Clay Regazzoni ranks 54 out of 876Before him are Albert II, Duke of Austria (1298), Aga Khan IV (1936), Michel Mayor (1942), Carlo Maderno (1556), Felix Bloch (1905), and Hans Albert Einstein (1904). After him are Johann Jakob Balmer (1825), H. R. Giger (1940), Gabriel Cramer (1704), Friedrich Miescher (1844), Ferdinand Hodler (1853), and Hans Küng (1928).

Among RACING DRIVERS In Switzerland

Among racing drivers born in Switzerland, Clay Regazzoni ranks 1After him are Jo Siffert (1936), Silvio Moser (1941), Luigi Taveri (1929), Romain Grosjean (1986), Marc Surer (1951), Mick Schumacher (1999), Heinz Schiller (1930), Jo Vonlanthen (1942), Loris Kessel (1950), Toni Branca (1916), and Max de Terra (1918).