Frank Williams

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Sir Francis Owen Garbett Williams (16 April 1942 – 28 November 2021) was a British businessman, racing car driver, and the founder of the Williams Formula One team. He was the team principal from its foundation in 1977 until 2020. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Williams has received more than 74,975 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Frank Williams is the 68th most popular businessperson (up from 77th in 2019), the 513th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 631st in 2019) and the 6th most popular British Businessperson.

Frank Williams is most famous for being the founder of the Williams Formula One team.

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Among businesspeople, Frank Williams ranks 68 out of 604Before him are Fred Trump, Dietrich Mateschitz, Lee Byung-chul, Guccio Gucci, Estée Lauder, and Martin Cooper. After him are Richard Branson, Bertha Benz, Benjamin Guggenheim, Kiichiro Toyoda, Brian Epstein, and Stanley Ho.

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Among people born in 1942, Frank Williams ranks 42Before him are Giacinto Facchetti, Michael Bloomberg, Wen Jiabao, John Irving, Javier Solana, and Jacques Rogge. After him are Michel Mayor, Bob Hoskins, Arto Paasilinna, Giancarlo Giannini, Tobin Bell, and Vicente Fox.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Frank Williams ranks 513 out of 6,924Before him are George Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston (1859), Ben Jonson (1572), Peter Gabriel (1950), John Barry (1933), Diana Wynne Jones (1934), and Daniel Craig (1968). After him are Maud of Wales (1869), Tony Iommi (1948), Norman Haworth (1883), William Hogarth (1697), James Francis Edward Stuart (1688), and Kate Winslet (1975).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United Kingdom

Among businesspeople born in United Kingdom, Frank Williams ranks 6Before him are Cecil Rhodes (1853), Andrew Carnegie (1835), Bernie Ecclestone (1930), Thomas Cook (1808), and J. Bruce Ismay (1862). After him are Richard Branson (1950), Brian Epstein (1934), Stanley Rous (1895), David Icke (1952), Ron Dennis (1947), and Thomas Lipton (1848).