David Hampshire

1917 - 1990

David Hampshire

David Alan Hampshire (29 December 1917 – 25 August 1990) was a British racing driver from England. He was born in Mickleover, Derbyshire and died in Newton Solney, in South Derbyshire. Hampshire first appeared amongst the likes of Bira, Villoresi, Tony Rolt, Raymond Mays, Peter Whitehead, Leslie Brooke and Reg Parnell in the 1939 Nuffield Trophy at Donington Park. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Hampshire has received more than 15,748 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 344th most popular racing driver.

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Among racing drivers, David Hampshire ranks 344 out of 782Before him are Dries van der Lof, Sébastien Ogier, Jesús Iglesias, Roberto Mieres, Alfredo Pián, and Carlos Menditeguy. After him are Martin Donnelly, Mike Beuttler, John Love, Eugène Martin, Peter Arundell, and Ken Wharton.

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Among people born in 1917, David Hampshire ranks 183Before him are Phyllis Diller, José Perácio, Freddie Francis, Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., Fyodor Khitruk, and Victor Marijnen. After him are Yahya Petra of Kelantan, M. G. Ramachandran, Albert Mol, Bagrat Shinkuba, Joshua Nkomo, and Robert Fano. Among people deceased in 1990, David Hampshire ranks 173Before him are Mary Martin, José Luis Panizo, Robert Cummings, Dries van der Lof, Alfredo Pián, and Ramón Piñeiro López. After him are Aleksandra Chudina, An Wang, Arthur Samuel, David Stirling, Georges de Rham, and Bazilio Olara-Okello.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, David Hampshire ranks 2,928 out of 5,347Before him are Alan Lee (1947), Imogen Heap (1977), Roger Hargreaves (1935), Peter Scott (1909), Roger Dean (1944), and C. Aubrey Smith (1863). After him are Thomas Nuttall (1786), Eddie Marsan (1968), Pauline Collins (1940), Gerry Anderson (1929), Martin Donnelly (1964), and Thomas Brodie-Sangster (1990).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United Kingdom

Among racing drivers born in United Kingdom, David Hampshire ranks 56Before him are Derek Warwick (1954), Innes Ireland (1930), Martin Brundle (1959), Derek Bell (1941), Dave Charlton (1936), and Richard Burns (1971). After him are Martin Donnelly (1964), Peter Arundell (1933), Ken Wharton (1916), Joe Fry (1915), Bob Evans (1947), and Tony Rolt (1918).

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