Roger Williamson

1948 - 1973

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Roger Williamson (2 February 1948 – 29 July 1973) was a British racing driver, a two time British Formula 3 champion, who died during his second Formula One race, the 1973 Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort Circuit in the Netherlands. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger Williamson has received more than 404,346 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Roger Williamson is the 97th most popular racing driver (down from 72nd in 2019), the 1,518th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,203rd in 2019) and the 18th most popular British Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Roger Williamson ranks 97 out of 888Before him are Patrick Tambay, Peter Collins, Carlos Pace, Onofre Marimón, Ralf Schumacher, and Henri Toivonen. After him are Paul Frère, Björn Waldegård, Andrea de Cesaris, Alex Zanardi, Pedro Rodríguez, and Hannu Mikkola.

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Among people born in 1948, Roger Williamson ranks 118Before him are Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck, Lars Lagerbäck, Joschka Fischer, Carel Struycken, Barbara Hershey, and Kathy Reichs. After him are Hema Malini, Randy Schekman, Philippe Garrel, Dušan Bajević, Valeri Kharlamov, and Christopher A. Pissarides. Among people deceased in 1973, Roger Williamson ranks 81Before him are Gian Francesco Malipiero, Merian C. Cooper, Laurence Harvey, Soong Ai-ling, Sessue Hayakawa, and Ben Webster. After him are Jack Hawkins, Lorenzo Fernández, Marc Allégret, Alois Hába, Hans Globke, and Jarno Saarinen.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Roger Williamson ranks 1,518 out of 6,924Before him are Malcolm Lowry (1909), Spencer Perceval (1762), Sandford Fleming (1827), Emma Darwin (1808), Thomas Babington Macaulay (1800), and Martin Rees (1942). After him are Edwin Abbott Abbott (1838), Jack Hawkins (1910), Peter Lawford (1923), Richard Aldington (1892), Matthew Boulton (1728), and Andrew Bertie (1929).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United Kingdom

Among racing drivers born in United Kingdom, Roger Williamson ranks 18Before him are Lewis Hamilton (1985), Piers Courage (1942), David Purley (1945), Tom Pryce (1949), Alfonso de Portago (1928), and Peter Collins (1931). After him are Stuart Lewis-Evans (1930), John Watson (1946), Alan Stacey (1933), Eddie Irvine (1965), David Coulthard (1971), and Chris Bristow (1937).