Les Leston

1920 - 2012

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Alfred Lazarus Fingleston (16 December 1920 – 13 May 2012), better known as Les Leston, or in full Leslie Leston, was a British racing driver, born in Bulwell, Nottinghamshire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Les Leston has received more than 28,185 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Les Leston is the 625th most popular racing driver (down from 531st in 2019), the 4,665th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,646th in 2019) and the 104th most popular British Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Les Leston ranks 625 out of 888Before him are Colin Edwards, Enrico Bertaggia, Stoffel Vandoorne, Esteban Gutiérrez, Miguel Ángel Guerra, and Pierre-Henri Raphanel. After him are Beppe Gabbiani, Lance Stroll, Leslie Marr, Tony Bettenhausen, Pascal Fabre, and Skip Barber.

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Among people born in 1920, Les Leston ranks 331Before him are Vera Ralston, Kamisese Mara, Keith Andes, Ronald Pope, Jose Tomas Sanchez, and Frances Ames. After him are Ruth Graham, Noel Neill, John O'Connor, Tony Crook, Eric Brandon, and Esther Rolle. Among people deceased in 2012, Les Leston ranks 386Before him are Jose Tomas Sanchez, Joel Goldsmith, Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein, Alex Karras, Kitty Wells, and Turhan Bey. After him are Homai Vyarawalla, Eduard Ivanov, Don Cornelius, Mike Kelley, Robert Bork, and Frederica Sagor Maas.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Les Leston ranks 4,665 out of 6,924Before him are Tony Pulis (1958), Thomas Heywood (1574), Allenby Chilton (1918), Ian Brown (1963), Charlie Buchan (1891), and Lionel Jeffries (1926). After him are Daniel Harding (1975), John Pendry (1943), Thelma Hopkins (1936), Catherine Cookson (1906), Susie Wolff (1982), and Stephanie Beacham (1947).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United Kingdom

Among racing drivers born in United Kingdom, Les Leston ranks 104Before him are Henry Banks (1913), Tony Trimmer (1943), Horace Gould (1921), Alexander Albon (1996), Ralph Firman (1975), and John Crichton-Stuart, 7th Marquess of Bute (1958). After him are Leslie Marr (1922), Bruce Halford (1931), John Cannon (1933), Tony Crook (1920), Tim Parnell (1932), and Anthony Davidson (1979).