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 17,348 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Toni Branca is the 368th most popular racing driver (down from 353rd in 2019), the 437th most popular biography from Switzerland and the 7th most popular Swiss Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Toni Branca ranks 368 out of 888Before him are Marc Gené, Masahiro Hasemi, Edgar Barth, Kurt Ahrens Jr., Harry Blanchard, and Bernd Schneider. After him are Ukyo Katayama, Jan Magnussen, Nico Hülkenberg, Sergio Pérez, Mike Beuttler, and Gabriele Tarquini.

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Among people born in 1916, Toni Branca ranks 204Before him are Julien Darui, Erich Mende, Ondina Valla, Vicente Ferreira da Silva, Delio Rodríguez, and John Kundla. After him are Pruden, S. Yizhar, Yvon Petra, Ken Curtis, Margaret Lockwood, and José Joaquín Trejos Fernández. Among people deceased in 1985, Toni Branca ranks 185Before him are Nicolas Hoydonckx, Harald Cramér, Enrique Fernández Viola, Josef Smistik, George O'Brien, and Fernando Pereira. After him are Olav Sunde, Rudolf Gnägi, Inger Hagerup, Robert Surtees, Henry Cabot Lodge Jr., and Jetta Goudal.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Toni Branca ranks 437 out of 749Before him are Adolf Muschg (1934), Eugen Meier (1930), Alphons Egli (1924), Bernhard Russi (1948), Martin Suter (1948), and Pipilotti Rist (1962). After him are Bernard Challandes (1951), Ciriaco Sforza (1970), Vreni Schneider (1964), Marcel Koller (1960), Josef Ackermann (1948), and Georges Stuber (1925).

Among RACING DRIVERS In Switzerland

Among racing drivers born in Switzerland, Toni Branca ranks 7Before him are Clay Regazzoni (1939), Jo Siffert (1936), Luigi Taveri (1929), Silvio Moser (1941), Marc Surer (1951), and Romain Grosjean (1986). After him are Heini Walter (1927), Heinz Schiller (1930), Loris Kessel (1950), Peter Hirt (1910), Ottorino Volonterio (1917), and Sébastien Buemi (1988).