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Ian Stewart

1929 - 2017

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Ian Macpherson McCallum Stewart (15 July 1929 – 19 March 2017) was a British racing driver from Scotland. Stewart was regarded by Jim Clark as a highly-strung individual who "at the wheel was as relaxed as anyone". His only appearance in a World Championship Grand Prix came at the 1953 RAC British Grand Prix, in which – due to ignition failure – he failed to finish in his Ecurie Ecosse-entered Connaught-Lea Francis A. Stewart's main competition was as part of the Jaguar racing Ecurie Ecosse team.Stewart made a name for himself racing a Jaguar XK120 in British national events, winning 23 races in just three seasons, including the Jersey International and the Wakefield Trophy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ian Stewart has received more than 33,076 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Ian Stewart is the 727th most popular racing driver (down from 691st in 2019), the 5,421st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,972nd in 2019) and the 127th most popular British Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Ian Stewart ranks 727 out of 888Before him are Emanuele Naspetti, Giedo van der Garde, Sakon Yamamoto, Toranosuke Takagi, Pedro Chaves, and Walt Hansgen. After him are Fred Wacker, Danny Sullivan, Richard Robarts, Guy Tunmer, Chanoch Nissany, and Brendon Hartley.

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Among people born in 1929, Ian Stewart ranks 457Before him are Jerry Adler, James H. Billington, Suraiya, Peter Sculthorpe, John Conyers, and Ronnie Allen. After him are Alfredo Lim, King Moody, Tom Foley, William Safire, Ronnie Barker, and John Davies. Among people deceased in 2017, Ian Stewart ranks 543Before him are Mario Tullio Montano, Yash Pal, Ryszard Parulski, Darrall Imhoff, Ninian Stephen, and David Axelrod. After him are Wilfried, Lothar Thoms, Anne Jeffreys, Nancy Dupree, Javier Valdez Cárdenas, and Warrel Dane.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Ian Stewart ranks 5,421 out of 7,765Before him are Mike Phelan (1962), Wendy Richard (1943), Laura Carmichael (1986), Philippa Marrack (1945), William Adam (1689), and Neil Young (1944). After him are Ken Armstrong (1924), Peter Robinson (1948), John Douglas (1830), Harriet Harman (1950), Sophie Hannah (1971), and Andrew Ng (1976).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United Kingdom

Among racing drivers born in United Kingdom, Ian Stewart ranks 127Before him are Ian Raby (1921), Anthony Davidson (1979), Tiff Needell (1951), Robin Montgomerie-Charrington (1915), Dan Wheldon (1978), and Les Leston (1920). After him are Richard Robarts (1944), Jim Crawford (1948), Gary Brabham (1961), Eric Brandon (1920), Dave Morgan (1944), and Dario Franchitti (1973).