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Jean-Pierre Beltoise

1937 - 2015

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Jean-Pierre Maurice Georges Beltoise (26 April 1937 – 5 January 2015) was a French Grand Prix motorcycle road racer and Formula One driver who raced for the Matra and BRM teams. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Pierre Beltoise has received more than 182,475 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Jean-Pierre Beltoise is the 91st most popular racing driver (down from 76th in 2019), the 1,976th most popular biography from France (down from 1,883rd in 2019) and the 14th most popular French Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Jean-Pierre Beltoise ranks 91 out of 888Before him are Jochen Mass, Sébastien Loeb, Jacques Villeneuve, Luigi Musso, Luigi Fagioli, and Tom Pryce. After him are Elio de Angelis, Patrick Tambay, Lucien Bianchi, Björn Waldegård, Ángel Nieto, and David Purley.

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Among people born in 1937, Jean-Pierre Beltoise ranks 115Before him are Tsukasa Hosaka, Rifaat al-Assad, Joseph Kobzon, Steven Berkoff, Hibari Misora, and Daniel McFadden. After him are Emerich Jenei, Tom Courtenay, Manuel Pinto da Costa, Edward Fox, Aleksandr Medved, and Monkey Punch. Among people deceased in 2015, Jean-Pierre Beltoise ranks 91Before him are Licio Gelli, Ruth Rendell, Chantal Akerman, Akiyuki Nosaka, Franzl Lang, and Rose Francine Rogombé. After him are Philippe Honoré, André Brink, Kenzo Ohashi, John Guillermin, Patrick Macnee, and Satoru Iwata.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean-Pierre Beltoise ranks 1,976 out of 6,011Before him are Nicholas Romanov, Prince of Russia (1922), Henri Grégoire (1750), Guy de Rothschild (1909), Pierre Belon (1517), Yann Arthus-Bertrand (1946), and Jacques Claude Marie Vincent de Gournay (1712). After him are Peter II of Courtenay (1155), Louis-Joseph de Montcalm (1712), Édouard Séguin (1812), Pierre de Castelnau (1170), Marcel Schwob (1867), and Jean II Le Maingre (1366).


Among racing drivers born in France, Jean-Pierre Beltoise ranks 14Before him are Pierre Levegh (1905), Jean Alesi (1964), Michèle Mouton (1951), Jean Behra (1921), Maurice Trintignant (1917), and Sébastien Loeb (1974). After him are Patrick Tambay (1949), Thierry Sabine (1949), Paul Belmondo (1963), Jean-Louis Schlesser (1948), Paul Frère (1917), and Henri Pescarolo (1942).