Tony Brooks

1932 - Today

Tony Brooks

Charles Anthony "Tony" Standish Brooks (born 25 February 1932 in Dukinfield, Cheshire) is a British former racing driver from England also known as the "racing dentist". He participated in 39 Formula One World Championship Grands Prix, debuting on 14 July 1956, achieving six wins, 10 podium finishes and 75 career points. He was third in the World Drivers' Championship in 1958 and second in 1959. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tony Brooks has received more than 37,685 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 144th most popular racing driver.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

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  • 5.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.63

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among racing drivers, Tony Brooks ranks 144 out of 782Before him are Eddie Irvine, Giancarlo Baghetti, Chris Bristow, Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Olivier Gendebien, and Carel Godin de Beaufort. After him are Jarno Trulli, Mika Salo, Luigi Villoresi, Markku Alén, Ludovico Scarfiotti, and Jean-Pierre Jarier.

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Among people born in 1932, Tony Brooks ranks 174Before him are Pentti Linkola, Robert Anton Wilson, Ervin László, Dhirubhai Ambani, Inese Jaunzeme, and Parry O'Brien. After him are Francis Arinze, Richard Lester, Frances E. Allen, Majel Barrett, Bob Pettit, and Erró.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Tony Brooks ranks 1,841 out of 5,347Before him are Lynn Redgrave (1943), Olivia Colman (1974), Alexander Bain (1818), Barbara West (1911), A. S. Byatt (1936), and Jeffery Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst (1717). After him are David Yates (1963), Michael Sheen (1969), Alexander Cunningham (1814), Nell Gwyn (1650), Bernard Williams (1929), and Matthew Paris (1200).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United Kingdom

Among racing drivers born in United Kingdom, Tony Brooks ranks 27Before him are Alfonso de Portago (1928), David Coulthard (1971), John Watson (1946), Bob Anderson (1931), Eddie Irvine (1965), and Chris Bristow (1937). After him are Jenson Button (1980), Phil Read (1939), Peter Walker (1912), George Abecassis (1913), David Murray (1909), and Divina Galica (1944).

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