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Even with lots of work still do be done this list have reached a state where it must be considered one of the most complete and accurate ever assembled on the subject. This has only been possible due to the tremendous help from people all over the world, each of them experts of their local drivers and events.
Short biographies of drivers with BLUE background, will come up in due time. If you have any information about any driver with GREEN background, please contact me!


Frank O'Boyle (IRL)




John E. Ohlsson (S)


Cesare Oliva (I)
From Palmi near the Strait of Messina in the province of Reggio Calabria.




Casimiro António Pinto de Oliveira (P)
8 Sep 1907 - 22 Nov 1970
Casimiro de Oliveira was brother of Manuel. While Manuel retired from racing before the war Casimiro had successful post war career in national and a few international sports car races. Ironically he gave up racing at the same time and for the same reason Sameiro did, Casimiro suffering a serious accident in the 1955 sports car Portuguese GP at Oporto.
(Info supplied by Wolfgang Kaese)




Manuel (Manoel) Cândido Pinto de Oliveira (P)
12 Dec 1908 - 2 Apr 2015
The original spelling of his name was Manuel. Brother of Casimiro, Manuel raced a rebuilt Ford known as "Edfor". During the war years Manuel became a successful film director and changed the name to Manoel - working both in Brazil and Portugal, and did not race anymore.
(Info supplied by Wolfgang Kaese and Luís Howell)


Guillermo Oliveras de la Riva ( )


Hans Ollendorf ( )


Anders Olsson (S)
From Falun.


Orammat ( )




Abel Blin d'Ormont ( )


d'Ormoy ( )


Contessa Vittoria Orsini (I)

      Ostermuth v.Tschaikoff - SEE: Tschaikoff

Lukaš Oto ( )


Claude Ozannat (F)


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