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Enzo Ferrari

1898 - 1988

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Enzo Anselmo Giuseppe Maria Ferrari (Italian: [ˈɛntso anˈsɛlmo ferˈraːri]; 20 February 1898 – 14 August 1988) was an Italian motor racing driver and entrepreneur, the founder of the Scuderia Ferrari Grand Prix motor racing team, and subsequently of the Ferrari automobile marque. He was widely known as "il Commendatore" or "il Drake". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Enzo Ferrari has received more than 4,848,792 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 61 in 2019). Enzo Ferrari is the 2nd most popular racing driver, the 183rd most popular biography from Italy (up from 199th in 2019) and the most popular Italian Racing Driver.

Enzo Ferrari is most famous for being the founder of the Ferrari car company.

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Among racing drivers, Enzo Ferrari ranks 2 out of 888Before him are Niki Lauda. After him are Michael Schumacher, Ayrton Senna, Juan Manuel Fangio, James Hunt, Ken Miles, Alain Prost, Emerson Fittipaldi, Giuseppe Farina, Carroll Shelby, and Alberto Ascari.

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Among people born in 1898, Enzo Ferrari ranks 9Before him are Alvar Aalto, Erich Maria Remarque, Sergei Eisenstein, Federico García Lorca, Golda Meir, and M. C. Escher. After him are Zhou Enlai, George Gershwin, Umm Kulthum, William James Sidis, Herbert Marcuse, and Liu Shaoqi. Among people deceased in 1988, Enzo Ferrari ranks 2Before him is Richard Feynman. After him are Georgy Malenkov, Nico, Valery Legasov, Ernst Ruska, Chet Baker, Kurt Georg Kiesinger, Robert A. Heinlein, Isidor Isaac Rabi, Nikolaas Tinbergen, and Chiang Ching-kuo.

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Among people born in Italy, Enzo Ferrari ranks 183 out of 4,668Before him are Pope Pius IV (1499), Giorgione (1478), Pope Gregory XII (1335), Pope Julius III (1487), Suetonius (70), and Pope Paul IV (1476). After him are Pope Leo I (390), Pope Innocent XI (1611), Pope Innocent XIII (1655), Pope Innocent VIII (1432), Servius Tullius (-600), and Pope Innocent XII (1615).


Among racing drivers born in Italy, Enzo Ferrari ranks 1After him are Giuseppe Farina (1906), Alberto Ascari (1918), Giacomo Agostini (1942), Valentino Rossi (1979), Lella Lombardi (1941), Riccardo Patrese (1954), Tazio Nuvolari (1892), Maria Teresa de Filippis (1926), Michele Alboreto (1956), Vittorio Brambilla (1937), and Arturo Merzario (1943).