Johnny Cecotto

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Johnny Alberto Cecotto Persello (born 25 January 1956), better known as Johnny Cecotto, is a Venezuelan former professional Grand Prix motorcycle racer and auto racer. He rose to prominence as a teenage prodigy in 1975 when he became the youngest motorcycle road racing world champion at the age of 19. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johnny Cecotto has received more than 144,664 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Johnny Cecotto is the 177th most popular racing driver (up from 189th in 2019), the 28th most popular biography from Venezuela (up from 30th in 2019) and the most popular Venezuelan Racing Driver.

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  • 21

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Among racing drivers, Johnny Cecotto ranks 177 out of 888Before him are Phil Read, Divina Galica, Harald Ertl, Jos Verstappen, Carlo Maria Abate, and Kenny Roberts. After him are Alejandro de Tomaso, Nanni Galli, Nello Pagani, Guy Edwards, Kunimitsu Takahashi, and Mark Webber.

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Among people born in 1956, Johnny Cecotto ranks 136Before him are Dragan Čović, Chieko Hase, Roderick MacKinnon, Ali Asadov, Frank Arnesen, and Rolandas Paksas. After him are José Luis Brown, Tim Russ, Cherry Jones, Franky Vercauteren, Paul Young, and Mirek Topolánek.

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In Venezuela

Among people born in Venezuela, Johnny Cecotto ranks 28 out of 137Before him are Ramón José Velásquez (1916), Teresa Carreño (1853), Rafael Urdaneta (1788), Cipriano Castro (1858), Eleazar López Contreras (1883), and Antonio Guzmán Blanco (1829). After him are Pedro Carmona (1941), Arturo Sosa (1948), Jesús Rafael Soto (1923), Jaime Lusinchi (1924), José María Vargas (1786), and Raúl Leoni (1905).

Among RACING DRIVERS In Venezuela

Among racing drivers born in Venezuela, Johnny Cecotto ranks 1After him are Pastor Maldonado (1985).