Giuseppe Farina

1906 - 1966

Giuseppe Farina

Emilio Giuseppe Farina, also known as Giuseppe Antonio "Nino" Farina, (Italian pronunciation: [dʒuˈzɛppe ˈniːno faˈriːna]; 30 October 1906 – 30 June 1966) was an Italian racing driver and first official Formula One World Champion. He gained the title in 1950. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giuseppe Farina has received more than 253,787 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 9th most popular racing driver.

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Among racing drivers, Giuseppe Farina ranks 9 out of 782Before him are Ayrton Senna, Juan Manuel Fangio, James Hunt, Michael Schumacher, Alain Prost, and Jackie Stewart. After him are Emerson Fittipaldi, Alberto Ascari, Jack Brabham, Clay Regazzoni, Jochen Rindt, and Jim Clark.

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Among people born in 1906, Giuseppe Farina ranks 25Before him are Billy Wilder, Victor Vasarely, Ed Gein, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten, and Hans Asperger. After him are Léon Degrelle, Alexey Stakhanov, Hermann Fegelein, Soichiro Honda, Josef Kramer, and Sayyid Qutb. Among people deceased in 1966, Giuseppe Farina ranks 11Before him are Sergei Korolev, Anna Akhmatova, Jean Arp, Georges Lemaître, Sepp Dietrich, and Peter Debye. After him are Cemal Gürsel, Sayyid Qutb, Frits Zernike, Chester W. Nimitz, Felix Steiner, and George de Hevesy.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giuseppe Farina ranks 472 out of 3,282Before him are Pope John IX (850), Ennius (-239), Pope Stephen II (715), Giulietta Masina (1921), Pope John XV (1000), and Bianca Maria Sforza (1472). After him are Pope Lando (900), Ferruccio Lamborghini (1916), Pope Honorius II (1100), Elisabeth Farnese (1692), Justin II (520), and Giulio Caccini (1551).


Among racing drivers born in Italy, Giuseppe Farina ranks 2Before him are Enzo Ferrari (1898). After him are Alberto Ascari (1918), Giacomo Agostini (1942), Valentino Rossi (1979), Lella Lombardi (1941), Arturo Merzario (1943), Tazio Nuvolari (1892), Maria Teresa de Filippis (1926), Lucien Bianchi (1934), Vittorio Brambilla (1937), and Riccardo Patrese (1954).

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