Fritz Riess

1922 - 1991

Fritz Riess

Fritz Riess or Rieß (11 July 1922 in Nuremberg – 15 May 1991 in Samedan, Switzerland) was a racing driver from Germany. He participated in one Formula One World Championship Grand Prix, on 3 August 1952. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fritz Riess has received more than 14,745 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 450th most popular racing driver.

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Among racing drivers, Fritz Riess ranks 452 out of 782Before him are Olivier Grouillard, Sete Gibernau, Sébastien Bourdais, Cuth Harrison, A. J. Foyt, and Jonathan Williams. After him are Alberto Rodriguez Larreta, Shekhar Mehta, Boy Hayje, Red Amick, Roberto Bussinello, and Eric van de Poele.

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Among people born in 1922, Fritz Riess ranks 261Before him are Edwin Vásquez, Carl Amery, Roscoe Lee Browne, Jacques Pollet, Neal Hefti, and Kathryn Grayson. After him are Nancy Walker, Haskell Wexler, Paul Winchell, Barbara Hale, Guy Madison, and Dick King-Smith. Among people deceased in 1991, Fritz Riess ranks 156Before him are Ismat Chughtai, Tom Tryon, John McIntire, Pat O'Callaghan, Cliff Bastin, and Adrian Quist. After him are Gordon Pirie, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Tennessee Ernie Ford, Mildred Dunnock, Paulo Muwanga, and Stan Mortensen.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Fritz Riess ranks 3,007 out of 3,763Before him are Martina Hellmann (1960), Annegret Richter (1950), Katja Riemann (1963), Paul Matschie (1861), Fritz Herkenrath (1928), and Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul (1942). After him are Friedrich Merz (1955), Michael Bella (1945), August Diehl (1976), Theo Helfrich (null), Udo Beyer (1955), and Zvjezdan Misimović (1982).


Among racing drivers born in Germany, Fritz Riess ranks 29Before him are Kurt Ahrens Jr. (1940), Wolfgang Seidel (1926), Timo Glock (1982), Jutta Kleinschmidt (1962), Nico Hülkenberg (1987), and Günther Bechem (1921). After him are Theo Helfrich (null), Michael May (1934), Ian Ashley (1947), Joachim Winkelhock (1960), Rudolf Krause (1907), and Christian Danner (1958).

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