Harry Schell

1921 - 1960

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Henry O'Reilly "Harry" Schell (June 29, 1921 – May 13, 1960) was an American Grand Prix motor racing driver. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harry Schell has received more than 71,047 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Harry Schell is the 212th most popular racing driver (down from 186th in 2019), the 3,234th most popular biography from France (down from 2,731st in 2019) and the 31st most popular French Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Harry Schell ranks 212 out of 888Before him are Emilio de Villota, Wayne Rainey, Marc Surer, Tony Brise, Giulio Cabianca, and Bruno Giacomelli. After him are Satoru Nakajima, Jean Ragnotti, Charles de Tornaco, Vic Elford, John Taylor, and Marcus Grönholm.

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Among people born in 1921, Harry Schell ranks 213Before him are Guy Laroche, Buddy Rogers, Leo Penn, Ezzard Charles, Jamie Uys, and Walter Laqueur. After him are Rinaldo Martino, Kazimierz Górski, Paulo Evaristo Arns, Barbro Hiort af Ornäs, Chuck Connors, and Jetty Paerl. Among people deceased in 1960, Harry Schell ranks 116Before him are Adone Zoli, Ken McArthur, Semyon Lavochkin, Zora Neale Hurston, Eduard Pütsep, and Harry Ferguson. After him are Semyon Bogdanov, Walter Noddack, H. C. Hansen, Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers, Wander Johannes de Haas, and Dirk Jan de Geer.

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In France

Among people born in France, Harry Schell ranks 3,234 out of 5,234Before him are Jean Echenoz (1947), Ratramnus (800), Louis Majorelle (1859), Pierre Schoendoerffer (1928), Charles de Saint-Évremond (1613), and Hugo Lloris (1986). After him are Yves Robert (1920), Léon-Paul Fargue (1876), Pierre Mondy (1925), Martine Aubry (1950), Jean Baptiste François Pierre Bulliard (1742), and Charles Dupin (1784).


Among racing drivers born in France, Harry Schell ranks 31Before him are Robert Manzon (1917), Johnny Servoz-Gavin (1942), Didier Auriol (1958), Toulo de Graffenried (1914), Thierry Sabine (1949), and Jules Bianchi (1989). After him are Jean Ragnotti (1945), Philippe Streiff (1955), Philippe Alliot (1954), Érik Comas (1963), André Simon (1920), and Stéphane Peterhansel (1965).