Gary Hocking

1937 - 1962

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Gary Stuart Hocking (30 September 1937 – 21 December 1962) was a Grand Prix motorcycle racing world champion who competed in the late 1950s and early 1960s based in Rhodesia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gary Hocking has received more than 91,902 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Gary Hocking is the 9,620th most popular politician (up from 9,758th in 2019), the 2,163rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,147th in 2019) and the 335th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Gary Hocking ranks 9,620 out of 15,710Before him are Eurycrates, Daniel D. Tompkins, Hai Rui, Hethum II, King of Armenia, Francesco Molin, and Nasr I. After him are Eva Joly, Juan Álvarez, Marcus Caecilius Metellus, Luís Alves de Lima e Silva, Duke of Caxias, Heinrich XXII, Prince Reuss of Greiz, and Cipriano Castro.

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Among people born in 1937, Gary Hocking ranks 201Before him are George Zweig, Viacheslav Chornovil, Alice Coltrane, Valentin Rasputin, Miguel Trovoada, and Mikheil Meskhi. After him are Barbara Steele, Lenny Wilkens, Lluís Martínez Sistach, Richard Bright, Mehdi Karroubi, and Milutin Šoškić. Among people deceased in 1962, Gary Hocking ranks 89Before him are Charles Galton Darwin, Donald Lippincott, Poul Nielsen, M. Visvesvaraya, José Giral, and Diego Martínez Barrio. After him are Franz Kline, Sükhbaataryn Yanjmaa, Pedro Pablo Ramírez, Edmond Privat, Ahmad bin Yahya, and Arthur Oncken Lovejoy.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Gary Hocking ranks 2,163 out of 6,924Before him are Robert Harris (1957), George Rooke (1650), Stephen Dillane (1957), Anthony Berkeley Cox (1893), Christine McVie (1943), and Stephen Daldry (1960). After him are John Mills (1908), Jonathan Wild (1683), Susannah York (1939), Barbara Steele (1937), William Robert Grove (1811), and Andrew Smith (1797).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Gary Hocking ranks 335Before him are Joan Beaufort, Queen of Scots (1404), Barbara Palmer, 1st Duchess of Cleveland (1640), Edmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of Somerset (1406), Prince Arthur of Connaught (1883), Lord William Bentinck (1774), and Joseph Lancaster (1778). After him are Princess Sophia of the United Kingdom (1777), Caradoc (470), John Turner (1929), Lambert Simnel (1477), Louisa Adams (1775), and John Owen (1616).