Luigi Taveri

1929 - 2018

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Luigi Taveri (19 September 1929 – 1 March 2018) was a Swiss professional Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. He competed in the FIM motorcycle Grand Prix world championships from 1954 to 1966. Taveri is notable for being a three-time 125cc road racing world champion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luigi Taveri has received more than 37,532 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Luigi Taveri is the 184th most popular racing driver (down from 170th in 2019), the 293rd most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 259th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Swiss Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Luigi Taveri ranks 184 out of 888Before him are Alejandro de Tomaso, Nanni Galli, Nello Pagani, Guy Edwards, Kunimitsu Takahashi, and Mark Webber. After him are Silvio Moser, Tony Brooks, Gijs van Lennep, Hans-Joachim Stuck, Peter Revson, and Toulo de Graffenried.

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Among people born in 1929, Luigi Taveri ranks 223Before him are Berry Gordy, Kishore Kumar, Gerhard Hanappi, Stanisław Mikulski, David Doyle, and Walter Berry. After him are Patricia Routledge, George Crumb, Lyudmila Zykina, Jeremy Thorpe, Lolita Torres, and Józef Glemp. Among people deceased in 2018, Luigi Taveri ranks 182Before him are Karl Lehmann, Philip Bosco, Juan Bautista Agüero, James Karen, John Mahoney, and Robby Müller. After him are Nelson Pereira dos Santos, Leila Abashidze, Cecil Taylor, Juraj Herz, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, and Otis Rush.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Luigi Taveri ranks 293 out of 749Before him are Gustave Ador (1845), Theodore Bibliander (1500), Marcel Bezençon (1907), Fabian Cancellara (1981), Joseph Deiss (1946), and Klaus Huber (1924). After him are Silvio Moser (1941), Henri Colpi (1921), Jakob Hermann (1678), Charles Champaud (1865), Orgetorix (null), and Johann Baptist Cysat (1585).

Among RACING DRIVERS In Switzerland

Among racing drivers born in Switzerland, Luigi Taveri ranks 3Before him are Clay Regazzoni (1939) and Jo Siffert (1936). After him are Silvio Moser (1941), Marc Surer (1951), Romain Grosjean (1986), Toni Branca (1916), Heini Walter (1927), Heinz Schiller (1930), Loris Kessel (1950), Peter Hirt (1910), and Ottorino Volonterio (1917).