Riccardo Patrese

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Riccardo Patrese

Riccardo Gabriele Patrese (born 17 April 1954) is an Italian former racing driver, who raced in Formula One from 1977 to 1993. For 19 years, he held the record for the most Grand Prix starts. He became the first Formula One driver to achieve 200 Grand Prix starts when he appeared at the 1990 British Grand Prix, and the first to achieve 250 starts at the 1993 German Grand Prix. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Riccardo Patrese has received more than 365,381 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 63rd most popular racing driver.

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  • 2.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among racing drivers, Riccardo Patrese ranks 63 out of 782Before him are Lucien Bianchi, Vittorio Brambilla, Rudolf Caracciola, René Arnoux, Jo Siffert, and Tom Pryce. After him are Alan Jones, Lewis Hamilton, Luigi Fagioli, Ari Vatanen, Rubens Barrichello, and Sebastian Vettel.

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Among people born in 1954, Riccardo Patrese ranks 50Before him are Gianna Nannini, Steven Pinker, Prayut Chan-o-cha, Rene Russo, Ilan Ramon, and Robert Kocharyan. After him are Ron Howard, David Grossman, Fernando Santos, Ross Brawn, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and João Lourenço.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Riccardo Patrese ranks 1,494 out of 3,282Before him are Prince Alfonso, Count of Caserta (1841), Giovanni Ferrari (1907), Ferdinando Carlo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua and Montferrat (1652), Gianpiero Combi (1902), Princess Maria Clotilde of Savoy (1843), and Gio Ponti (1891). After him are Prince Henry of Battenberg (1858), Salvatore Giuliano (1922), Simon of Trent (1472), Damiano Damiani (1922), Piero Soderini (1450), and Milo Manara (1945).


Among racing drivers born in Italy, Riccardo Patrese ranks 12Before him are Lella Lombardi (1941), Arturo Merzario (1943), Tazio Nuvolari (1892), Maria Teresa de Filippis (1926), Lucien Bianchi (1934), and Vittorio Brambilla (1937). After him are Luigi Fagioli (1898), Luigi Musso (1924), Michele Alboreto (1956), Elio de Angelis (1958), Carlo Maria Abate (1932), and Riccardo Paletti (1958).

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