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 767,456 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Clay Regazzoni is the 24th most popular racing driver (down from 13th in 2019), the 54th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 47th in 2019) and the most popular Swiss 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 24 out of 888Before him are Stirling Moss, Graham Hill, Gilles Villeneuve, Jack Brabham, Nelson Piquet, and Ronnie Peterson. After him are Nigel Mansell, Carlos Reutemann, Jacky Ickx, Giacomo Agostini, John Surtees, and Mike Hawthorn.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1939, Clay Regazzoni ranks 31Before him are Joel Schumacher, Laurent-Désiré Kabila, F. Murray Abraham, Ali MacGraw, John Cleese, and Tzvetan Todorov. After him are Aníbal Cavaco Silva, Ratko Janev, Zviad Gamsakhurdia, Valeriy Lobanovskyi, Jānis Lūsis, and Wes Craven. Among people deceased in 2006, Clay Regazzoni ranks 23Before him are György Ligeti, Joseph Barbera, Clifford Geertz, Owen Chamberlain, Paul Mauriat, and Giacinto Facchetti. After him are Ibrahim Rugova, Robert Altman, Choi Kyu-hah, John Kenneth Galbraith, Nam June Paik, and Johannes Rau.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Clay Regazzoni ranks 54 out of 749Before him are Albert II, Duke of Austria (1298), Joan Gamper (1877), Robert Walser (1878), Carlo Maderno (1556), Lys Assia (1924), and Hans Albert Einstein (1904). After him are Ferdinand Hodler (1853), Hans Küng (1928), Emil Jannings (1884), Heinrich Rohrer (1933), Emil Theodor Kocher (1841), and Michel Mayor (1942).

Among RACING DRIVERS In Switzerland

Among racing drivers born in Switzerland, Clay Regazzoni ranks 1After him are Jo Siffert (1936), Luigi Taveri (1929), Silvio Moser (1941), Marc Surer (1951), Romain Grosjean (1986), Toni Branca (1916), Heini Walter (1927), Heinz Schiller (1930), Loris Kessel (1950), Peter Hirt (1910), and Ottorino Volonterio (1917).