Mauri Rose

1906 - 1981

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Maurice "Mauri" Rose (May 26, 1906 – January 1, 1981) was an American racecar driver.He started from the pole position driving a Maserati in the 1941 Indianapolis 500, but spark plug problems put him out of the race after sixty laps. He then took over the Wetteroth/Offenhauser car being driven by Floyd Davis that had started in 17th place. Rose went on to win. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mauri Rose has received more than 54,034 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Mauri Rose is the 644th most popular racing driver (down from 596th in 2019), the 10,330th most popular biography from United States and the 54th most popular American Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Mauri Rose ranks 644 out of 888Before him are John Cannon, Robert La Caze, Jean-Éric Vergne, Gregor Foitek, Tony Crook, and Tim Parnell. After him are Anthony Davidson, Robert O'Brien, Bob Sweikert, Shinji Nakano, Peter Ashdown, and Timmy Mayer.

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Among people born in 1906, Mauri Rose ranks 321Before him are William Bendix, Casimiro Torres, Olive Borden, Emerson Spencer, Catherine Cookson, and S. I. Hayakawa. After him are Jim Bausch, Pat O'Callaghan, Charley Borah, Stuart Milner-Barry, Julio Rosales, and Dunc Gray. Among people deceased in 1981, Mauri Rose ranks 216Before him are Fidel LaBarba, Roy Brown, Ivan Udodov, Robert Russell Bennett, David Cecil, 6th Marquess of Exeter, and Carl Knowles. After him are Harry Chapin, Lowell Thomas, Douglas Lowe, Margaret Lindsay, Doug Livingstone, and Bosley Crowther.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mauri Rose ranks 10,330 out of 15,968Before him are Fabiano Caruana (1992), Studs Terkel (1912), Angie Everhart (1969), Kelli Williams (1970), Jerry Rice (1962), and Chelsea Manning (1987). After him are Jim Montgomery (1955), Francis X. Bushman (1883), William Wyatt Bibb (1781), Damon Lindelof (1973), Jan Brewer (1944), and Amy Schumer (1981).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United States

Among racing drivers born in United States, Mauri Rose ranks 54Before him are Pat Flaherty (1926), Colin Edwards (1974), Tony Bettenhausen (1916), Skip Barber (1936), Sam Hanks (1914), and Peter Ryan (1940). After him are Robert O'Brien (1908), Bob Sweikert (1926), Timmy Mayer (1938), Gus Hutchison (1937), Fred Wacker (1918), and Don Edmunds (1930).