Gerhard Berger

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Gerhard Berger (born 27 August 1959) is an Austrian former Formula One racing driver. He competed in Formula One for 14 seasons, twice finishing 3rd overall in the championship (1988 and 1994), both times driving for Ferrari. He won ten Grands Prix, achieved 48 podiums, 12 poles and 21 fastest laps. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gerhard Berger has received more than 714,234 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Gerhard Berger is the 43rd most popular racing driver, the 295th most popular biography from Austria (down from 277th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Austrian Racing Driver.

Gerhard Berger is most famous for being a Formula One driver.

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Among racing drivers, Gerhard Berger ranks 43 out of 888Before him are François Cevert, Phil Hill, Fernando Alonso, Denny Hulme, Valentino Rossi, and Louis Chiron. After him are Damon Hill, Lorenzo Bandini, Tazio Nuvolari, Jody Scheckter, Wolfgang von Trips, and Kimi Räikkönen.

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Among people born in 1959, Gerhard Berger ranks 23Before him are Ken Watanabe, Simon Cowell, Mike Pence, Sarah, Duchess of York, Bernd Schuster, and Israel Kamakawiwoʻole. After him are Val Kilmer, Kyle MacLachlan, Mauricio Macri, Ahmet Davutoğlu, Frank Darabont, and Boris Nemtsov.

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Among people born in Austria, Gerhard Berger ranks 295 out of 1,075Before him are Cecilia Renata of Austria (1611), Kunigunde of Austria (1465), Alois Riegl (1858), Joseph Lanner (1801), Otto Gross (1877), and Archduke Karl Ferdinand of Austria (1818). After him are Wilhelm von Tegetthoff (1827), Rudolf Kirchschläger (1915), Otto Robert Frisch (1904), Matthäus Hetzenauer (1924), René Spitz (1887), and Paul Wittgenstein (1887).


Among racing drivers born in Austria, Gerhard Berger ranks 4Before him are Niki Lauda (1949), Roland Ratzenberger (1960), and Helmut Marko (1943). After him are Helmuth Koinigg (1948), Harald Ertl (1948), Karl Wendlinger (1968), Alexander Wurz (1974), Dieter Quester (1939), Jo Gartner (1954), Hans Binder (1948), and Otto Stuppacher (1947).