Luigi Villoresi

1909 - 1997

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Luigi Villoresi (16 May 1909 – 24 August 1997) was an Italian Grand Prix motor racing driver who continued racing on the Formula One circuit at the time of its inception. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luigi Villoresi has received more than 60,504 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Luigi Villoresi is the 146th most popular racing driver (up from 147th in 2019), the 2,306th most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,097th in 2019) and the 29th most popular Italian Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Luigi Villoresi ranks 146 out of 888Before him are Ricardo Rodríguez, Eugenio Castellotti, Jarno Trulli, Jean-Louis Schlesser, Hans Stuck, and Giancarlo Baghetti. After him are Olivier Panis, Ignazio Giunti, Olivier Gendebien, Gunnar Nilsson, Louis Rosier, and Roy Salvadori.

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Among people born in 1909, Luigi Villoresi ranks 129Before him are Kinuyo Tanaka, Jerzy Andrzejewski, Gordon Bunshaft, Juan José Nogués, Stephen Cole Kleene, and Colonel Tom Parker. After him are Seichō Matsumoto, Bernhard Grzimek, Tom Ewell, Milena Pavlović-Barili, Sylvère Maes, and Guillermo Gorostiza. Among people deceased in 1997, Luigi Villoresi ranks 109Before him are Jacinto Quincoces, Chiang Wei-kuo, Shintaro Katsu, King Hu, Colonel Tom Parker, and Jean-Dominique Bauby. After him are Giorgio Strehler, Lev Kopelev, Francisco Aramburu, Lam Ching-ying, Adil Çarçani, and Jan P. Syse.

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Among people born in Italy, Luigi Villoresi ranks 2,306 out of 4,088Before him are Giovanni Spadolini (1925), Giovanni Sgambati (1841), Agostino Depretis (1813), Cigoli (1559), Adriana Asti (1931), and Giancarlo Baghetti (1934). After him are Vasco Rossi (1952), Giovanni Battista Amici (1786), Licinius Macer Calvus (-82), Francesco Donato (1468), Guido Fubini (1879), and Giovanni Bembo (1543).


Among racing drivers born in Italy, Luigi Villoresi ranks 29Before him are Piero Taruffi (1906), Giancarlo Fisichella (1973), Sandro Munari (1940), Eugenio Castellotti (1930), Jarno Trulli (1974), and Giancarlo Baghetti (1934). After him are Ignazio Giunti (1941), Geki (1937), Renzo Zorzi (1946), Andrea de Adamich (1941), Carlo Maria Abate (1932), and Nanni Galli (1940).