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Ralf Schumacher

Formula 1 Driver Ralf Schumacher

Profession: Formula 1 Driver

Nationality:
Germany
German

Why Famous: Formula One career spanned 11 seasons from 1997 to 2007, during which time he won six races from 180 starts and achieved 27 podium finishes, before retiring from Grand Prix racing after failing to secure a drive for 2008.

Born: June 30, 1975
Birthplace: Hürth, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Age: 45 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer

Married Life

  • 2001-10-05 F1 racing driver Ralf Schumacher (26) weds former model Cora Brinkmann at the church of Maria Plain in Salzburg, Austria

Events in the Life of Ralf Schumacher

  • 2001-03-31 German brothers Michael and Ralf Schumacher become first siblings to share front row of the grid in a Formula 1 World Championship event; qualify 1st and 2nd respectively for Brazilian GP in São Paulo

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