Nicky Hayden

1981 - 2017

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Nicholas Patrick Hayden (July 30, 1981 – May 22, 2017), nicknamed "The Kentucky Kid", was an American professional motorcycle racer who won the MotoGP World Championship in 2006. Hayden began racing motorcycles at a young age. He began his road racing career in the CMRA before progressing to the AMA Supersport Championship and then to the AMA Superbike Championship. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicky Hayden has received more than 2,248,991 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia. Nicky Hayden is the 281st most popular racing driver (down from 226th in 2019), the 5,548th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,137th in 2019) and the 18th most popular American Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Nicky Hayden ranks 281 out of 888Before him are Luiz Bueno, Jorge Lorenzo, Karl Wendlinger, Georges Berger, Chico Landi, and Eppie Wietzes. After him are Howden Ganley, Daniel Ricciardo, Attilio Bettega, Paul Belmondo, José Dolhem, and Bruno Ruffo.

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Among people born in 1981, Nicky Hayden ranks 70Before him are Toše Proeski, Roque Santa Cruz, Tiago Mendes, Maxi Rodríguez, Ben Barnes, and Gustavo Dudamel. After him are Lee Dong-wook, Michel Teló, Emilie de Ravin, Zara Tindall, Alessandra Ambrosio, and Jennifer Hudson. Among people deceased in 2017, Nicky Hayden ranks 283Before him are András Kovács, Daniil Granin, Marina Ratner, Paula Fox, Tim Pigott-Smith, and Leonid Bronevoy. After him are Sue Grafton, Ulli Lommel, Redha Malek, Vitaly Churkin, Giuliano Sarti, and John Abercrombie.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Nicky Hayden ranks 5,548 out of 15,968Before him are Jodi Lyn O'Keefe (1978), Tom Noonan (1951), Joey Jordison (1975), Kate Pierson (1948), Bob Arum (1931), and Eric Shinseki (1942). After him are Richard Burgi (1958), Marty Balin (1942), Charles Martinet (1955), Lou Rawls (1933), Memphis Slim (1915), and Henry Russell (1904).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United States

Among racing drivers born in United States, Nicky Hayden ranks 18Before him are Lee Wallard (1910), Ken Block (1967), Kevin Schwantz (1964), Brett Lunger (1945), Richard Petty (1937), and Bill Vukovich (1918). After him are Masten Gregory (1932), Eddie Cheever (1958), Roger Penske (1937), Harry Blanchard (1929), Ronnie Bucknum (1936), and A. J. Foyt (1935).

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