Philippe Étancelin

1896 - 1981

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Philippe Étancelin (28 December 1896 – 13 October 1981) was a French Grand Prix motor racing driver who joined the new Formula One circuit at its inception. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philippe Étancelin has received more than 36,501 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Philippe Étancelin is the 265th most popular racing driver (down from 251st in 2019), the 3,518th most popular biography from France (down from 2,958th in 2019) and the 39th most popular French Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Philippe Étancelin ranks 265 out of 888Before him are Richard Petty, Piero Carini, Paco Godia, Valtteri Bottas, Mike Parkes, and Mike Spence. After him are Brian Hart, Bill Vukovich, Consalvo Sanesi, Petter Solberg, David Murray, and Brian Redman.

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Among people born in 1896, Philippe Étancelin ranks 160Before him are Esteban Canal, Barbara La Marr, Vasily Gordov, Friedrich Waismann, Roger Sessions, and Gerhard Fieseler. After him are Steponas Darius, Kostas Karyotakis, Tommy Johnson, Fritz Julius Kuhn, Walter Lang, and J. Lawton Collins. Among people deceased in 1981, Philippe Étancelin ranks 138Before him are Richard O'Connor, Terry Fox, Esteban Canal, Mike Bloomfield, Jack Northrop, and Paco Bienzobas. After him are Rino Gaetano, Paul Hörbiger, Mark Donskoy, Tadeusz Baird, Juan Trippe, and Delfo Cabrera.

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Among people born in France, Philippe Étancelin ranks 3,518 out of 5,234Before him are Théodore Monod (1902), Robert Charpentier (1916), Jules Lemaître (1853), Olivier Roy (1949), Edmond de Sélys Longchamps (1813), and André Lerond (1930). After him are Frank Leboeuf (1968), Christophe Gans (1960), Pierre Bec (1921), Benoît Jacquot (1947), Pascal Greggory (1954), and Georges Rayet (1839).


Among racing drivers born in France, Philippe Étancelin ranks 39Before him are Philippe Streiff (1955), Philippe Alliot (1954), Érik Comas (1963), André Simon (1920), Stéphane Peterhansel (1965), and Guy Mairesse (1910). After him are Yves Giraud-Cabantous (1904), Paul Belmondo (1963), José Dolhem (1944), Élie Bayol (1914), Jean-Claude Andruet (1940), and Eugène Chaboud (1907).