Hans Klenk

1919 - 2009

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Hans Klenk (28 October 1919, in Künzelsau – 24 March 2009, in Vellberg) was a racing driver from Germany. He participated in one World Championship Grand Prix on 3 August 1952 and did not score any championship points. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Klenk has received more than 24,717 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Hans Klenk is the 246th most popular racing driver, the 3,831st most popular biography from Germany and the 22nd most popular German Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Hans Klenk ranks 246 out of 1,080Before him are Ricardo Zunino, Jules Bianchi, Philippe Étancelin, Gimax, Richard Petty, and Carlo Ubbiali. After him are Marcel Balsa, Bertrand Gachot, Tony Brise, John Taylor, Nanni Galli, and Adolf Brudes.

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Among people born in 1919, Hans Klenk ranks 188Before him are Mustai Karim, Trần Văn Trà, Anita O'Day, Sam Wanamaker, Héctor Germán Oesterheld, and Carole Landis. After him are Lennie Tristano, Michèle Arnaud, Karl H. Pribram, Robert Pinget, Gene Barry, and Lawrence Tierney. Among people deceased in 2009, Hans Klenk ranks 182Before him are Grigore Vieru, Betsy Blair, Dom DeLuise, Tomislav Crnković, Marilyn French, and Venetia Burney. After him are Riccardo Cassin, Péter Bacsó, Edward Woodward, Gene Barry, Henry Gibson, and Willem Johan Kolff.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hans Klenk ranks 3,831 out of 7,253Before him are Jörg Immendorff (1945), Oda of Haldensleben (901), Hans-Jürgen Syberberg (1935), Alexander Karl, Duke of Anhalt-Bernburg (1805), Friedrich Paulsen (1846), and Magdalene of Jülich-Cleves-Berg (1553). After him are Princess Ernestine of Saxe-Weimar (1740), Karl Hein (1908), Irmgard Keun (1905), Otto von Münchhausen (1716), Albert Bassermann (1867), and Rudolf von Bünau (1890).


Among racing drivers born in Germany, Hans Klenk ranks 22Before him are Hans Herrmann (1928), Manfred Winkelhock (1951), Kurt Adolff (1921), Jutta Kleinschmidt (1962), Nick Heidfeld (1977), and Hans Heyer (1943). After him are Ian Ashley (1947), Paul Pietsch (1911), Erwin Bauer (1912), Rudi Fischer (1912), Klaus Ludwig (1949), and Kurt Ahrens Jr. (1940).