Gallery: All 33 Formula 1 world champions

Lewis Hamilton clinched his fifth Formula 1 title in Mexico to equal the great Juan Manuel Fangio, but Michael Schumacher's all-time record remains unbeaten. Here's the list of all 33 drivers who have won the sport's biggest prize in order of titles won.

Gallery: All 33 Formula 1 world champions
Michael Schumacher - Seven titles (1994, 1995, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004)
Michael Schumacher - Seven titles (1994, 1995, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004)
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Lewis Hamilton - Six titles (2008, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Lewis Hamilton - Six titles (2008, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019)
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Juan Manuel Fangio - Five titles (1951, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957)
Juan Manuel Fangio - Five titles (1951, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957)
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Alain Prost - Four titles (1985, 1986, 1989, 1993)
Alain Prost - Four titles (1985, 1986, 1989, 1993)
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Photo by: Sutton Images

Sebastian Vettel - Four titles (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)
Sebastian Vettel - Four titles (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)
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Photo by: Charles Coates / Motorsport Images

Jack Brabham - Three titles (1959, 1960, 1966)
Jack Brabham - Three titles (1959, 1960, 1966)
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Jackie Stewart - Three titles (1969, 1971, 1973)
Jackie Stewart - Three titles (1969, 1971, 1973)
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Photo by: David Phipps

Niki Lauda - Three titles (1975, 1977, 1984)
Niki Lauda - Three titles (1975, 1977, 1984)
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Photo by: Motorsport Images

Nelson Piquet - Three titles (1981, 1983, 1987)
Nelson Piquet - Three titles (1981, 1983, 1987)
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Ayrton Senna - Three titles (1988, 1990, 1991)
Ayrton Senna - Three titles (1988, 1990, 1991)
10/33

Photo by: Rainer W. Schlegelmilch / Motorsport Images

Alberto Ascari - Two titles (1952, 1953)
Alberto Ascari - Two titles (1952, 1953)
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Photo by: Ferrari Media Center

Jim Clark - Two titles (1963, 1965)
Jim Clark - Two titles (1963, 1965)
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Graham Hill - Two titles (1962, 1968)
Graham Hill - Two titles (1962, 1968)
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Emerson Fittipaldi - Two titles (1972, 1974)
Emerson Fittipaldi - Two titles (1972, 1974)
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Photo by: Sutton Images

Mika Hakkinen - Two titles (1998, 1999)
Mika Hakkinen - Two titles (1998, 1999)
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Photo by: Motorsport Images

Fernando Alonso - Two titles (2005, 2006)
Fernando Alonso - Two titles (2005, 2006)
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Giuseppe Farina - One title (1950)
Giuseppe Farina - One title (1950)
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Mike Hawthorn - One title (1958)
Mike Hawthorn - One title (1958)
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Phil Hill - One title (1961)
Phil Hill - One title (1961)
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John Surtees - One title (1964)
John Surtees - One title (1964)
20/33

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Denny Hulme - One title (1967)
Denny Hulme - One title (1967)
21/33

Photo by: Motorsport Images

Jochen Rindt - One title (1970)
Jochen Rindt - One title (1970)
22/33

Photo by: Sutton Images

James Hunt - One title (1976)
James Hunt - One title (1976)
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Photo by: Rainer W. Schlegelmilch / Motorsport Images

Mario Andretti - One title (1978)
Mario Andretti - One title (1978)
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Photo by: Autocourse

Jody Scheckter - One title (1979)
Jody Scheckter - One title (1979)
25/33

Photo by: Motorsport Images

Alan Jones - One title (1980)
Alan Jones - One title (1980)
26/33

Photo by: Rainer W. Schlegelmilch / Motorsport Images

Keke Rosberg - One title (1982)
Keke Rosberg - One title (1982)
27/33

Photo by: Motorsport Images

Nigel Mansell - One title (1992)
Nigel Mansell - One title (1992)
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Photo by: Sutton Images

Damon Hill - One title (1996)
Damon Hill - One title (1996)
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Photo by: Sutton Images

Jacques Villeneuve - One title (1997)
Jacques Villeneuve - One title (1997)
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Photo by: Motorsport Images

Kimi Raikkonen - One title (2007)
Kimi Raikkonen - One title (2007)
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Photo by: Sutton Images

Jenson Button - One title (2009)
Jenson Button - One title (2009)
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Photo by: Sutton Images

Nico Rosberg - One title (2016)
Nico Rosberg - One title (2016)
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Photo by: Mercedes AMG

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