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 136,582 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Jean-Pierre Beltoise is the 76th most popular racing driver (down from 56th in 2019), the 1,886th most popular biography from France (down from 1,493rd in 2019) and the 12th most popular French Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Jean-Pierre Beltoise ranks 76 out of 888Before him are Luigi Fagioli, Walter Röhrl, Ernesto Brambilla, Jean Alesi, Michele Alboreto, and Sebastian Vettel. After him are Jochen Mass, Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior, Carlo Ubbiali, Jo Schlesser, Jacques Villeneuve, and José Froilán González.

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Among people born in 1937, Jean-Pierre Beltoise ranks 104Before him are Billy Meier, Hibari Misora, Boris Pugo, Baden Powell, Rifaat al-Assad, and Steven Berkoff. After him are Prince Max, Duke in Bavaria, Roberta Flack, Petros Markaris, Joseph Kobzon, Peter Burke, and Facundo Cabral. Among people deceased in 2015, Jean-Pierre Beltoise ranks 91Before him are Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld, André Brink, Anne Meara, Jenő Buzánszky, Omar Karami, and Akiyuki Nosaka. After him are Árpád Göncz, Adrian Frutiger, Cabu, John Guillermin, Chantal Akerman, and Geraldine McEwan.

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Among people born in France, Jean-Pierre Beltoise ranks 1,886 out of 5,234Before him are Johann Hermann (1738), Jean de Meun (1240), Pierre Reverdy (1889), Augustin Barruel (1741), Jean-Pierre Vernant (1914), and Jacques Thibaud (1880). After him are Peter the Venerable (1092), William VIII, Duke of Aquitaine (1024), Jean Borotra (1898), Christian de Castries (1902), Philip II, Count of Nevers (1389), and Ford Madox Brown (1821).


Among racing drivers born in France, Jean-Pierre Beltoise ranks 12Before him are René Arnoux (1948), Didier Pironi (1952), Patrick Depailler (1944), Michèle Mouton (1951), Maurice Trintignant (1917), and Jean Alesi (1964). After him are Jo Schlesser (1928), Jean Behra (1921), Patrick Tambay (1949), Paul Frère (1917), Henri Pescarolo (1942), and Guy Ligier (1930).