Peter Ryan

1940 - 1962

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Peter B. Ryan (June 10, 1940 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States – July 2, 1962 in Paris, France) was an American-born Canadian racecar driver from Mont-Tremblant, Quebec. He had a short Formula One career. He participated in one Grand Prix, the 1961 United States Grand Prix at Watkins Glen, finishing ninth. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Ryan has received more than 6,957 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Ryan is the 633rd most popular racing driver, the 10,094th most popular biography from United States and the 53rd most popular American Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Peter Ryan ranks 633 out of 888Before him are Lance Stroll, Leslie Marr, Tony Bettenhausen, Pascal Fabre, Skip Barber, and Sam Hanks. After him are Chanoch Nissany, Bruce Halford, Ott Tänak, André Lotterer, John Cannon, and Robert La Caze.

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Among people born in 1940, Peter Ryan ranks 435Before him are Miguel Ángel Loayza, Ken Fletcher, Kenneth Clarke, Johnny Giles, Phil Lesh, and Whitney Smith. After him are Alexei Panshin, Bill Hunter, Mary Rand, Don LaFontaine, Carole Ann Ford, and Daniel Goldin. Among people deceased in 1962, Peter Ryan ranks 160Before him are A. E. Douglass, Josiah McCracken, Bidhan Chandra Roy, Ernie Kovacs, Ludwig Bemelmans, and Bjørn Rasmussen. After him are Louise Fazenda, James Wordie, Louise Beavers, Roy Atwell, and Frank Lovejoy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Peter Ryan ranks 10,094 out of 15,968Before him are Mel Daniels (1944), Nate Robinson (1984), Skip Barber (1936), Willie Davenport (1943), Sam Hanks (1914), and Ana Ortiz (1971). After him are Connie Hawkins (1942), Jason David Frank (1973), Daniel Kleppner (1932), Jack Falahee (1989), Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (1896), and Duke Pearson (1932).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United States

Among racing drivers born in United States, Peter Ryan ranks 53Before him are Johnny Thomson (1922), Pat Flaherty (1926), Colin Edwards (1974), Tony Bettenhausen (1916), Skip Barber (1936), and Sam Hanks (1914). After him are Mauri Rose (1906), Robert O'Brien (1908), Bob Sweikert (1926), Timmy Mayer (1938), Gus Hutchison (1937), and Fred Wacker (1918).