Heini Walter

1927 - 2009

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Henrich "Heini" Walter (28 July 1927 – 12 May 2009) was a Swiss racing driver. He participated in one Formula One World Championship Grand Prix, on 5 August 1962. He finished 14th, scoring no World Championship points. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heini Walter has received more than 15,910 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Heini Walter is the 540th most popular racing driver (down from 514th in 2019), the 606th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 549th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Swiss Racing Driver.

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Over the past year Heini Walter has had the most page views in the with 2,533 views, followed by German (1,417), and French (516). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Catalan (137.25%), Malagasy (116.59%), and Hungarian (63.96%)


Among racing drivers, Heini Walter ranks 540 out of 1,080Before him are Alex Caffi, Geoffrey Crossley, François Mazet, Werner Haas, Peter Arundell, and Luigi Piotti. After him are Alfonso Thiele, Ott Tänak, Jonathan Palmer, Corrado Fabi, Rodger Ward, and David Hampshire.

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Among people born in 1927, Heini Walter ranks 393Before him are Edward Abbey, Richard Long, Renato Perona, Olle Håkansson, Juan José Pizzuti, and Werner Haas. After him are Holger Hansson, Attila Dargay, Boris Shilkov, Liselott Linsenhoff, Alan King, and Shriram Lagoo. Among people deceased in 2009, Heini Walter ranks 314Before him are Dana Vávrová, Ingemar Johansson, Adriano Directo Emperado, Vladimir Fedotov, Peter Arundell, and H. C. Robbins Landon. After him are Umaga, Shōichi Nakagawa, Isaac Schwartz, Arturo Gatti, Peter Zadek, and Attila Dargay.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Heini Walter ranks 606 out of 1,015Before him are Klaus Tschütscher (1967), George Gruntz (1932), Mauro Gianetti (1964), Hans Gerschwiler (1920), Urs Meier (1959), and Urs Bühler (1971). After him are Georges Bregy (1958), Emmanuel Pahud (1970), Georges Trombert (1874), Manuel Akanji (1995), Bruno Manser (1954), and Erika Hess (1962).

Among RACING DRIVERS In Switzerland

Among racing drivers born in Switzerland, Heini Walter ranks 14Before him are Max de Terra (1918), Toni Branca (1916), Jo Vonlanthen (1942), Franco Forini (1958), Mick Schumacher (1999), and Heinz Schiller (1930). After him are Loris Kessel (1950), Peter Hirt (1910), Jean-Denis Délétraz (1963), Ottorino Volonterio (1917), Sébastien Buemi (1988), and Gregor Foitek (1965).