RACING DRIVER

Takuma Sato

1977 - Today

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Takuma Sato (佐藤 琢磨, Satō Takuma, born 28 January 1977), nicknamed "Taku", is a Japanese professional racing driver. Sato is a two time winner of the Indianapolis 500, having won the event in 2017 and 2020. He was the first Asian driver to win the Indy 500, and the twentieth driver to have multiple Indy 500 wins. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Takuma Sato has received more than 1,007,430 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia. Takuma Sato is the 314th most popular racing driver (up from 335th in 2019), the 1,063rd most popular biography from Japan (down from 874th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Japanese Racing Driver.

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Among RACING DRIVERS

Among racing drivers, Takuma Sato ranks 314 out of 888Before him are Cliff Allison, Martin Brundle, Marco Simoncelli, Eugène Chaboud, Jonathan Williams, and Mauro Baldi. After him are Charles Leclerc, Alexander Wurz, Joe Kelly, Reg Parnell, Michael May, and Dave Charlton.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1977, Takuma Sato ranks 73Before him are Giorgos Karagounis, Tom Brady, Steve Aoki, Hiro Mashima, So Ji-sub, and Chadwick Boseman. After him are Cadel Evans, Caterina Murino, Brad Delson, John Green, Jeff Hardy, and Imogen Heap.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Takuma Sato ranks 1,063 out of 5,560Before him are Chushiro Hayashi (1920), Hidetaka Nishiyama (1928), Yoshiyuki Tsuruta (1903), Riichi Yokomitsu (1898), Yoshiki Tanaka (1952), and Koji Suzuki (1957). After him are Takeshi Okada (1956), Ikue Ōtani (1965), Masako Yoshida (1957), Izumi Sakai (1967), Shōhei Ōoka (1909), and Mitsunori Fujiguchi (1949).

Among RACING DRIVERS In Japan

Among racing drivers born in Japan, Takuma Sato ranks 4Before him are Kunimitsu Takahashi (1940), Satoru Nakajima (1953), and Aguri Suzuki (1960). After him are Masahiro Hasemi (1945), Ukyo Katayama (1963), Toshio Suzuki (1955), Kazuyoshi Hoshino (1947), Yuji Ide (1975), Hiroshi Fushida (1946), Kamui Kobayashi (1986), and Daijiro Kato (1976).

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