Robert La Caze

1917 - 2015

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Robert La Caze (26 February 1917 – 1 July 2015) was a Moroccan-French racing driver. He was born in Paris, France, but raced under the Moroccan flag, the only driver to do so in F1 history. He was also the first African ever to race in F1. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert La Caze has received more than 21,796 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert La Caze is the 639th most popular racing driver, the 4,226th most popular biography from France and the 72nd most popular French Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Robert La Caze ranks 639 out of 888Before him are Peter Ryan, Chanoch Nissany, Bruce Halford, Ott Tänak, André Lotterer, and John Cannon. After him are Jean-Éric Vergne, Gregor Foitek, Tony Crook, Tim Parnell, Mauri Rose, and Anthony Davidson.

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Among people born in 1917, Robert La Caze ranks 256Before him are Denis Healey, Walter Munk, Steve Cochran, Robert Merrill, Arthur Laurents, and W. T. Tutte. After him are Ellis Clarke, Audrey Totter, Hans Conried, Laurie Scott, Irving Kaplansky, and Virginia Field. Among people deceased in 2015, Robert La Caze ranks 389Before him are Jurelang Zedkaia, Beau Biden, Toller Cranston, Andy Fraser, Mel Daniels, and Ian Murdock. After him are Bobbi Kristina Brown, Holly Woodlawn, Bob Burns, Stanislav Gross, Ron Springett, and Linda Haglund.

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Among people born in France, Robert La Caze ranks 4,226 out of 5,234Before him are Jonathan Biabiany (1988), Gilles Lellouche (1972), Yoann Lemoine (1983), Clara Morgane (1981), Jean-François Bernard (1962), and Sébastien Chabal (1977). After him are Marisol Touraine (1959), Éric Elmosnino (1964), Éric Di Meco (1963), Christophe Honoré (1970), Jean-Éric Vergne (1990), and Mathias Énard (1972).


Among racing drivers born in France, Robert La Caze ranks 72Before him are François Delecour (1962), François Picard (1921), André Testut (1926), Jean-Marc Gounon (1963), Patrick Gaillard (1952), and Pascal Fabre (1960). After him are Jean-Éric Vergne (1990), Jean-Christophe Boullion (1969), Stéphane Sarrazin (1974), Nico Prost (1981), Johann Zarco (1990), and Franck Montagny (1978).