Richie Ginther

1930 - 1989

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Paul Richard "Richie" Ginther (Hollywood, California, August 5, 1930 – September 20, 1989 in France) was a racecar driver from the United States. During a varied career, the 1965 Mexican Grand Prix saw Ginther take Honda's first Grand Prix victory, a victory which would also prove to be Ginther's only win in Formula One. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richie Ginther has received more than 116,018 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Richie Ginther is the 156th most popular racing driver (down from 136th in 2019), the 3,506th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,897th in 2019) and the 4th most popular American Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Richie Ginther ranks 156 out of 888Before him are Gunnar Nilsson, Louis Rosier, Roy Salvadori, Stefan Bellof, Geki, and Robert Kubica. After him are Juan Pablo Montoya, Carel Godin de Beaufort, Raymond Sommer, Jenson Button, Gerhard Mitter, and Robert Manzon.

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Among people born in 1930, Richie Ginther ranks 210Before him are Boris Parygin, Juan Gelman, Stephen Sondheim, Paul Mazursky, Naomi Shemer, and Károly Grósz. After him are Jan P. Syse, Paul Poupard, John Astin, Richard Montague, Borislav Pekić, and Jean Vincent. Among people deceased in 1989, Richie Ginther ranks 109Before him are Mel Blanc, Ahmed Abdallah, Anthony Quayle, Gerhard Schröder, Choekyi Gyaltsen, 10th Panchen Lama, and Joe Spinell. After him are Martti Talvela, Ondrej Nepela, Carl Dahlhaus, Zinka Milanov, Leyla Mammadbeyova, and Diana Vreeland.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richie Ginther ranks 3,506 out of 15,968Before him are Mae Murray (1885), Meriwether Lewis (1774), Joe Turkel (1927), Teri Garr (1944), Dean Corll (1939), and Jack Nance (1943). After him are Aaron Paul (1979), Jonathan Groff (1985), Melina Kanakaredes (1967), Tiger Woods (1975), Roger Myerson (1951), and Al Taliaferro (1905).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United States

Among racing drivers born in United States, Richie Ginther ranks 4Before him are Carroll Shelby (1923), Phil Hill (1927), and Dan Gurney (1931). After him are Kenny Roberts (1951), Peter Revson (1939), Mark Donohue (1937), Wayne Rainey (1960), Carl Scarborough (1914), Rikky von Opel (1947), Manny Ayulo (1921), and Lee Wallard (1910).