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Eric van de Poele

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Eric van de Poele (born 30 September 1961) is a Belgian racing driver and former Formula One driver. He participated in 29 Grands Prix, in 1991 and 1992. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eric van de Poele has received more than 79,530 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Eric van de Poele is the 415th most popular racing driver (up from 448th in 2019), the 615th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 599th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Belgian Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Eric van de Poele ranks 415 out of 888Before him are Ivor Bueb, Jo Gartner, Sergio Mantovani, Henri Louveau, Emilio Zapico, and Juan Jover. After him are Fred Agabashian, Chico Serra, Clemente Biondetti, Carlo Facetti, Bobby Unser, and Stefano Modena.

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Among people born in 1961, Eric van de Poele ranks 266Before him are Rae Dawn Chong, John Logan, Elpidia Carrillo, Oh Se-hoon, Kassim Majaliwa, and Athanasius Schneider. After him are Eric Chu, Boško Gjurovski, Werner Günthör, Zoran Vulić, Patricia Urquiola, and Hasmik Papian.

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Among people born in Belgium, Eric van de Poele ranks 615 out of 1,019Before him are Frank De Winne (1961), Michy Batshuayi (1993), Tom Boonen (1980), Simon Mignolet (1988), Frank Brangwyn (1867), and Willy De Clercq (1927). After him are Gotye (1980), Ingrid Daubechies (1954), Hector Goetinck (1886), Reginar IV, Count of Mons (null), Georges Theunis (1873), and Gérard Delbeke (1903).


Among racing drivers born in Belgium, Eric van de Poele ranks 12Before him are Georges Berger (1918), Charles de Tornaco (1927), Jacques Swaters (1926), Patrick Nève (1949), Arthur Legat (1898), and Alain de Changy (1922). After him are Roger Laurent (1913), Stoffel Vandoorne (1992), Philippe Adams (1969), Bernard de Dryver (1952), Jérôme d'Ambrosio (1985), and Thierry Neuville (1988).