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Walt Faulkner

1918 - 1956

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Walt Faulkner (February 16, 1918 – April 22, 1956) was an American racing driver from Tell, Texas. He moved to Milledgeville, Georgia at the age of two-and-a-half, and to Lake Wales, Florida at the age of eight. He then moved to San Diego, California in 1936. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walt Faulkner has received more than 30,200 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Walt Faulkner is the 688th most popular racing driver (down from 590th in 2019), the 11,410th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,572nd in 2019) and the 58th most popular American Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Walt Faulkner ranks 688 out of 888Before him are Anthoine Hubert, Timmy Mayer, Enrico Bertaggia, Tim Parnell, Neville Lederle, and Nico Prost. After him are Giorgio Pantano, Peter Westbury, Mike Fisher, Ernie Pieterse, Rupert Keegan, and Robert Doornbos.

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Among people born in 1918, Walt Faulkner ranks 279Before him are Eddy Arnold, Peter Poreku Dery, Adolph Kiefer, Marian McPartland, Fedor Samokhin, and Gerald Wilson. After him are Bobby Troup, Marguerite Chapman, Arnold Stang, Fred Wacker, Penaia Ganilau, and Fay McKenzie. Among people deceased in 1956, Walt Faulkner ranks 201Before him are Fanny Durack, Holmes Herbert, Bob Sweikert, Paul Kelly, Malik Ghulam Muhammad, and John Geiger. After him are Fred Allen, Fernand Jourdant, Tom Whittaker, Elsie Janis, Margaret Wycherly, and Ivan Dresser.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Walt Faulkner ranks 11,410 out of 18,182Before him are Twiggy Ramirez (1971), Eric Balfour (1977), Greg Valentine (1951), Ellen Ochoa (1958), Ashley Johnson (1983), and Lou Adler (1933). After him are William H. Gass (1924), Kiersten Warren (1965), Big Boss Man (1963), Russell Carpenter (1950), Frank Havens (1924), and Tory Belleci (1970).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United States

Among racing drivers born in United States, Walt Faulkner ranks 58Before him are Hap Sharp (1928), Robert O'Brien (1908), Jimmie Johnson (1975), Jeff Gordon (1971), Bob Sweikert (1926), and Timmy Mayer (1938). After him are Mike Fisher (1943), Troy Ruttman (1930), Mauri Rose (1906), Jack McGrath (1919), Tony Bettenhausen (1916), and Jay Chamberlain (1925).