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Toni Branca

1916 - 1985

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Antonio Branca (15 September 1916, Sion, Switzerland – 10 May 1985, Sierre, Switzerland) was a Formula One driver from Switzerland who competed in three World Championship races. His motor racing career was allegedly financed by an admiring Belgian countess, the Vicomtesse de Walkiers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Toni Branca has received more than 18,279 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Toni Branca is the 467th most popular racing driver (down from 368th in 2019), the 531st most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 437th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Swiss Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Toni Branca ranks 467 out of 888Before him are Jimmy Stewart, Jo Vonlanthen, Nelson Piquet Jr., Loris Kessel, Dries van der Lof, and Ricardo Zonta. After him are Ronnie Bucknum, Kamui Kobayashi, Bob Evans, Patrick Gaillard, Ian Ashley, and François Mazet.

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Among people born in 1916, Toni Branca ranks 233Before him are Lidia Wysocka, Ken Curtis, Margaret Lockwood, Vicente Ferreira da Silva, Kazimierz Brandys, and Paul Felix Schmidt. After him are Kurt Pettersén, Shigeo Arai, Yvon Petra, Karen Lachmann, Jakob Streitle, and Edward Binns. Among people deceased in 1985, Toni Branca ranks 204Before him are Henry Cabot Lodge Jr., Andy Stanfield, Ramón Ernesto Cruz Uclés, Fritz Keller, Isaac Kashdan, and Ina Claire. After him are Rudolf Gnägi, Richard Haydn, Luise Ullrich, Jee Yong-ju, Jetta Goudal, and Leni Schmidt.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Toni Branca ranks 531 out of 876Before him are Heinz Schiller (1930), Jo Vonlanthen (1942), Robert Emden (1862), Florian Cajori (1859), Hans Pulver (1902), and Loris Kessel (1950). After him are Ernst Stueckelberg (1905), Georges de Rham (1903), Marco Giampaolo (1967), Max de Terra (1918), Sofia Milos (1969), and Armand Borel (1923).

Among RACING DRIVERS In Switzerland

Among racing drivers born in Switzerland, Toni Branca ranks 11Before him are Romain Grosjean (1986), Marc Surer (1951), Mick Schumacher (1999), Heinz Schiller (1930), Jo Vonlanthen (1942), and Loris Kessel (1950). After him are Max de Terra (1918), Albert Scherrer (1908), Heini Walter (1927), Sébastien Buemi (1988), Peter Hirt (1910), and Ottorino Volonterio (1917).