Max Mosley

1940 - 2021

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Max Rufus Mosley (13 April 1940 – 23 May 2021) was a British businessman, lawyer and racing driver. He served as president of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), the governing body for Formula One. A barrister and amateur racing driver, Mosley was a founder and co-owner of March Engineering, a racing car constructor and Formula One racing team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Max Mosley has received more than 3,368,078 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Max Mosley is the 199th most popular social activist (down from 152nd in 2019), the 1,186th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 982nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular British Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Max Mosley ranks 199 out of 840Before him are Bernard II, Duke of Saxony, Bacha Khan, Lepa Radić, Carl Oberg, Moses Montefiore, and Campaspe. After him are Jacques Vergès, Serge Klarsfeld, Fred Phelps, Lucio Urtubia, Tiradentes, and Margaret Sanger.

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Among people born in 1940, Max Mosley ranks 117Before him are Vicente Fernández, Masahiro Hamazaki, Régis Debray, Muhammad Saeed al-Sahhaf, Just Jaeckin, and Princess Maria Gabriella of Savoy. After him are Lei Feng, Jerzy Buzek, Ali Saibou, Jean-Luc Dehaene, Adel Emam, and Mike Hailwood. Among people deceased in 2021, Max Mosley ranks 100Before him are Yaphet Kotto, Franco Battiato, Norodom Ranariddh, Đorđe Balašević, Didier Ratsiraka, and Mira Furlan. After him are Carolyn S. Shoemaker, Viktor Bryukhanov, Christian Boltanski, Paulo Mendes da Rocha, Luis del Sol, and Kim Yong-ju.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Max Mosley ranks 1,186 out of 8,785Before him are John Gay (1685), William Sturgeon (1783), Emily Blunt (1983), Louis Lucien Bonaparte (1813), Robert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood (1864), and John Fisher (1469). After him are Thomas Browne (1605), Michael Moorcock (1939), Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York (1341), Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1623), Edith Cavell (1865), and John Kay (1704).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United Kingdom

Among social activists born in United Kingdom, Max Mosley ranks 11Before him are Emmeline Pankhurst (1858), Betty Williams (1943), Thomas Cranmer (1489), Annie Besant (1847), Mairead Maguire (1944), and Emily Davison (1872). After him are Sylvia Pankhurst (1882), Kate Sheppard (1848), Eglantyne Jebb (1876), Cassivellaunus (-100), Wat Tyler (1341), and Allan Octavian Hume (1829).