Marco Simoncelli

1987 - 2011

Marco Simoncelli

Marco Simoncelli (Italian pronunciation: [ˈmarko simonˈtʃɛlli]; 20 January 1987 – 23 October 2011) was an Italian professional motorcycle racer. He competed in the MotoGP World Championship for 10 years from 2002 to 2011. He started in the 125cc class before moving up to the 250cc class in 2006. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marco Simoncelli has received more than 806,921 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 333rd most popular racing driver.

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Among racing drivers, Marco Simoncelli ranks 333 out of 782Before him are José Dolhem, John Nicholson, Romain Grosjean, Paul Pietsch, Ivor Bueb, and Alexander Wurz. After him are Nicola Larini, Takuma Sato, Georges Berger, Masahiro Hasemi, Dries van der Lof, and Sébastien Ogier.

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Among people born in 1987, Marco Simoncelli ranks 45Before him are Hatem Ben Arfa, Medhi Benatia, Karen Gillan, José Callejón, Jamie Vardy, and Gary Medel. After him are Evan Peters, Sergio Romero, Wiz Khalifa, Iago Aspas, Ramires, and Dimitri Payet. Among people deceased in 2011, Marco Simoncelli ranks 246Before him are Josefa Iloilo, Tura Satana, Ricky Bruch, Bert Jansch, James L. Elliot, and Daniel Quillen. After him are Wilson Greatbatch, Klaus-Dieter Sieloff, Zhanna Prokhorenko, Joanna Russ, Mutassim Gaddafi, and George Cadle Price.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Marco Simoncelli ranks 2,571 out of 3,282Before him are Federico Bernardeschi (1994), Debora Caprioglio (1968), Gustavo Marzi (1908), Fabiola Gianotti (1960), Giorgio Demetrio Gallaro (1948), and Roberto Rosetti (1967). After him are Nicola Larini (1964), Arnoldo Foà (1916), Stefano Domenicali (1965), Giuseppe Casari (1922), Riccardo Bacchelli (1891), and Dimitrios Drivas (1872).


Among racing drivers born in Italy, Marco Simoncelli ranks 55Before him are Cesare Perdisa (1932), Bruno Ruffo (1920), Piercarlo Ghinzani (1952), Sergio Mantovani (1929), Gabriele Tarquini (1962), and Graziano Rossi (1954). After him are Nicola Larini (1964), Mauro Baldi (1954), Teo Fabi (1955), Giorgio Francia (1947), Loris Capirossi (1973), and Miki Biasion (1958).

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