Luis Salom

1991 - 2016

Luis Salom

Luis Jaime Salom Horrach (7 August 1991 – 3 June 2016) was a Spanish Grand Prix motorcycle racer. Salom died after a practice accident at Circuit de Catalunya, when making contact with his bike and the wall after a high-speed accident. Racing in the Moto2 class since 2014, he finished 41 races, with 3 podium appearances, including a second-place finish at the 2016 Qatar season opener. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luis Salom has received more than 346,778 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 664th most popular racing driver.

Memorability Metrics

  • 350k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 35.23

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among racing drivers, Luis Salom ranks 668 out of 782Before him are Tarso Marques, Hideki Noda, Gianmaria Bruni, Jérôme d'Ambrosio, Cal Crutchlow, and Paul di Resta. After him are Nico Prost, Allan Simonsen, Ralph Firman, Dani Sordo, Tetsuya Harada, and Max Papis.

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Among people born in 1991, Luis Salom ranks 126Before him are Erik Per Sullivan, Richard Harmon, Genki Haraguchi, Steven Zuber, BiBi Jones, and Admir Mehmedi. After him are Christoph Kramer, Gai Assulin, Francis Coquelin, Aleksandar Dragović, Pablo Carreño Busta, and Karol G. Among people deceased in 2016, Luis Salom ranks 394Before him are Everton Kempes dos Santos Gonçalves, Joe Medicine Crow, Pat Conroy, Ashot Anastasian, Ron Glass, and Aleš Debeljak. After him are Elizaveta Glinka, P. A. Sangma, Ronnie Corbett, Janet Waldo, Miriam Defensor Santiago, and Pavel Sheremet.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Luis Salom ranks 1,425 out of 1,895Before him are Igor González de Galdeano (1973), Mikel Nieve (1984), Juan Ignacio Martínez (1964), Sergio Llull (1987), María José Martínez Sánchez (1982), and Candela Peña (1973). After him are Joan Carreras i Goicoechea (1962), Vicente Iborra (1988), Óliver Torres (1994), Javi Moreno (1974), Pablo Andújar (1986), and Dani Sordo (1983).


Among racing drivers born in Spain, Luis Salom ranks 26Before him are Carlos Checa (1972), Álvaro Bautista (1984), Carlos Sainz Jr. (1994), Jaime Alguersuari (1990), Álex Márquez (1996), and Maverick Viñales (1995). After him are Dani Sordo (1983), Pol Espargaró (1991), Toni Elías (1983), Aleix Espargaró (1989), Roberto Merhi (1991), and Héctor Barberá (1986).

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