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Fernando Alonso

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Fernando Alonso Díaz (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando aˈlonso ˈði.aθ] (listen); born 29 July 1981) is a Spanish racing driver currently competing for Aston Martin in Formula One. He won the series' World Drivers' Championship in 2005 and 2006 with Renault, and has also driven for McLaren, Ferrari, and Minardi. With Toyota, Alonso won the 24 Hours of Le Mans twice, in 2018 and 2019, and the FIA World Endurance Championship in 2018–19. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fernando Alonso has received more than 7,866,138 page views. His biography is available in 99 different languages on Wikipedia. Fernando Alonso is the 36th most popular racing driver (up from 39th in 2019), the 282nd most popular biography from Spain (up from 345th in 2019) and the most popular Spanish Racing Driver.

Fernando Alonso is a Spanish Formula One racing driver and a two-time World Champion who is currently racing for McLaren. He is the youngest driver to win a Formula One World Championship, which he achieved at the age of 24 years and 58 days.

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Among racing drivers, Fernando Alonso ranks 36 out of 888Before him are Mike Hawthorn, Jean Todt, John Surtees, Mika Häkkinen, François Cevert, and Stirling Moss. After him are Lewis Hamilton, Roland Ratzenberger, Kimi Räikkönen, Jody Scheckter, Denny Hulme, and Phil Hill.

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Among people born in 1981, Fernando Alonso ranks 5Before him are Zlatan Ibrahimović, Roger Federer, Britney Spears, and Natalie Portman. After him are Alicia Keys, Iker Casillas, Samuel Eto'o, David Villa, Serena Williams, Beyoncé, and Rami Malek.

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Among people born in Spain, Fernando Alonso ranks 282 out of 2,932Before him are La Belle Otero (1868), Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (1488), Liuvigild (525), Sancho III of Castile (1134), Lluís Companys (1882), and Andrés Iniesta (1984). After him are Muhammad I of Granada (1194), Ibn Jubayr (1145), Juan Díaz de Solís (1470), Telmo Zarra (1921), Berengaria of Castile (1180), and Jesús Franco (1930).


Among racing drivers born in Spain, Fernando Alonso ranks 1After him are Carlos Sainz (1962), Ángel Nieto (1947), Pedro de la Rosa (1971), Emilio de Villota (1946), Alex Soler-Roig (1931), Marc Márquez (1993), Jorge Lorenzo (1987), Paco Godia (1921), Adrián Campos (1960), Antonio Creus (1924), and Ricardo Tormo (1952).

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