Auto Racers in History (Part 5)

Events in Sport


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Birthdays 401 - 500 of 759

  • 1964-06-11 Jean Alesi, French Formula One driver, born in Avignon, Vaucluse, France
  • 1964-06-12 Derek Higgins, Irish racing driver, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1964-06-17 Rinaldo Capello, Italian racing driver, born in Asti, Italy
  • 1964-12-07 Tadao Uematsu, Japanese racing driver, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1965-05-05 Glenn Seton, Australian racing driver
  • 1965-07-20 Jovy Marcelo, Filipino racing driver, born in Quezon City, Philippines (d. 1992)
  • 1965-09-05 David Brabham, Australian auto racer (24 Hours of Le Mans 2009), born in London, England
  • 1966-03-21 Kenny Bräck, Swedish auto racer (Indy Racing League 1998; Indianapolis 500 1999), born in Arvika, Sweden
  • 1966-04-03 John de Vries, Australian racing driver (Indy Racing League and Australian Formula Holden), born in New South Wales, Australia
  • 1966-04-08 Mark Blundell, British auto racer (24 Hours of Le Mans 1992), born in London, England
  • 1966-05-24 Ricky Craven, American NASCAR driver, born in Newburgh, Maine
  • 1966-06-13 Naoki Hattori, Japanese racing driver, born in Tokyo
  • 1966-09-02 Olivier Panis, French race car driver
  • 1966-10-17 Tommy Kendall, American race car driver and television personality
  • 1966-10-23 Alex Zanardi, Italian race car driver
  • 1966-12-14 Fabrizio Giovanardi, Italian racecar driver, born in Sassuolo, Italy
  • 1966-12-20 Matt Neal, British motor racing driver, born in Stourbridge, United Kingdom
  • 1967-04-12 Kirk Everist, American water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1967-05-18 Heinz-Harald Frentzen, German F1 driver (Williams), born in Mönchengladbach, Germany
  • 1967-07-07 Tom Kristensen, Danish race car driver, born in Hobro, Denmark
  • 1967-07-10 Tom Meents, American monster truck driver
  • 1967-10-11 David Starr, American race car driver, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1967-11-11 Gil de Ferran, Brazilian race car driver, born in Paris, France
  • 1968-02-05 Marcus Grönholm, Finnish rally driver, born in Kauniainen, Finland
  • 1968-03-08 Michael Bartels, German race car driver
  • 1968-07-27 Ricardo Rosset, Brazilian Formula One driver, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1968-08-05 Colin Steele McRae, British rally driver, born in Lanark, Scotland (d. 2007)
  • 1968-09-29 Mika Häkkinen, Finnish auto racer (World F1 Champion 1998, 99), born in Vantaa, Finland
  • 1968-10-12 Bill Auberlen, American race car driver, born in Redondo Beach, California

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1969-01-03 Michael Schumacher, German auto racer (World F1 champion 1994-95, 2000-05), born in Hürth, Germany

Formula 1 Driver Michael Schumacher
Formula 1 Driver
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  • 1969-01-03 Jarmo Lehtinen, Finnish rally co-driver (15 WRC wins with Mikko Hirvonen), born in Helsinki, Finland
  • 1969-02-12 Colin Keely, US water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1969-02-21 J. D. Gibbs, American auto racer, team owner (Joe Gibbs Rcaing), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2019)
  • 1969-02-28 Butch Leitzinger, American race car driver
  • 1969-05-14 Sabine Schmitz, German professional motor racing driver, and television personality (Top Gear), born in n Adenau, West Germany (d. 2021)
  • 1969-08-05 Kenny Irwin Jr., American auto racer (USAC National Midget Champion 1996; NASCAR 87 starts), born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 2000)
  • 1969-09-23 Tapio Laukkanen, Finnish rally driver
  • 1969-09-29 Angelo Barretto, Filipino racecar driver
  • 1969-12-23 Greg Biffle, American racecar driver, born in Vancouver, Washington
  • 1969-12-27 Jean-Christophe Boullion, French race car driver
  • 1969-12-29 Allan McNish, Scottish race car driver, born in Dumfries, United Kingdom
  • 1970-01-31 (Amelia) "Minnie" Driver, British-American actress (Good Will Hunting; The Riches), and singer-songwriter (Everything I've Got in My Pocket), born in London, England
  • 1970-02-01 Yasuyuki Kazama, Japanese auto racer (D1 GP 2005), born in Nagano, Japan
  • 1970-02-10 Nobushige Kumakubo, Japanese racing driver, born in Fukushima, Japan
  • 1970-03-12 John Nemechek, American NASCAR driver (d. 1997)
  • 1970-05-22 Pedro Diniz, Brazilian Formula One driver
  • 1970-05-23 Bryan Herta, American race car driver
  • 1970-07-22 Craig Baird, New Zealander racing driver
  • 1970-11-07 Andy Houston, American NASCAR driver, born in Hickory, North Carolina
  • 1970-11-10 Freddy Loix, Belgian rally driver, born in Tongeren, Belgium
  • 1970-12-29 Hidetoshi Mitsusada, Japanese racing driver, born in Osaka, Japan
  • 1971-01-01 Scott Riggs, American auto racer (NASCAR Busch Series Rookie of the Year 2002), born in Bahama, North Carolina
  • 1971-01-17 Richard Burns, English rally driver, born in Reading, England (d. 2005)
  • 1971-01-18 Christian Fittipaldi, Brazilian racing driver (Formula 3000 1991), born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1971-01-25 Luca Badoer, Italian racing driver, born in Montebelluna, Italy
  • 1971-02-16 Chi Kredell, water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1971-02-24 Pedro de la Rosa, Spanish Formula One driver
  • 1971-03-10 Steve Arnold, British racing driver
  • 1971-04-09 Jacques Villeneuve, Canadian auto racer (World F1 champion 1997; Indianapolis 500 1995; Indy Car World Series 1995), born in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec
  • 1971-05-04 Luiz Garcia Jr., Brazilian racing driver, born in Brasilia, Brazil
  • 1971-05-18 Nobuteru Taniguchi, Japanese racing driver
  • 1971-05-20 Tony Stewart, American race car driver
  • 1971-06-05 Takaya Tsubobayashi, Japanese racing driver
  • 1971-08-04 Jeff Gordon, American auto racer (Winston Cup Series 1995, 97, 98, 2001; Daytona 500 1997, 99, 2005) and broadcaster (Fox NASCAR), born in Vallejo, California
  • 1971-08-13 Patrick Carpentier, Canadian race car driver, born in LaSalle, Quebec, Canada
  • 1971-09-10 Chris Oeding, water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Ana, California
  • 1971-10-06 Phil Bennett, British racing driver
  • 1971-11-03 Diego Alessi, Italian auto racer (ADAC GT Masters 2013), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1971-12-01 Christian Pescatori, Italian auto racer (Sports Racing World Cup 2000; FIA GT C'ship N-GT class 2001), born in Brescia, Italy
  • 1972-01-22 Gonzalo Rodríguez, Uruguayan racing driver, born in Montevideo, Uruguay (d. 1999)
  • 1972-02-07 Alex Bassi, American race car driver
  • 1972-03-04 Jos Verstappen, Dutch Formula One driver
  • 1972-03-10 Matt Kenseth, American race car driver
  • 1972-04-05 Tom Coronel, Dutch racing driver and twin to fellow racing driver Tim Coronel, born in Naarden, Netherlands
  • 1972-04-05 Tim Coronel, Dutch racing driver and twin to fellow racing driver Tom Coronel, born in Naarden, Netherlands
  • 1972-05-23 Rubens Barrichello, Brazilian formula one driver
  • 1972-07-07 Manfred Stohl, Austrian rally driver, born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1972-07-11 Steven Richards, Australian racing driver
  • 1972-08-22 Max Wilson, Brazilian racing driver, born in Hamburg, Germany
  • 1972-09-29 Oliver Gavin, British racing car driver (Corvette Racing 2002-present), born in Huntingdon, England
  • 1972-10-12 Juan Manuel Silva, Argentine racing driver, born in Resistencia, Chaco, Argentina
  • 1972-10-18 Alex Tagliani, Quebec racing driver
  • 1973-01-14 Giancarlo Fisichella, Italian race car driver, born in Rome, Italy
  • 1973-02-28 Nicolas Minassian, French racing driver
  • 1973-03-08 Kurt Mollekens, Belgian racing car driver
  • 1973-03-23 Wim Eyckmans, Belgian racing driver
  • 1973-05-08 Wolf Wigo, Abington Penn, water polo driver (Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-05-18 Dario Franchitti, Scottish racecar driver and commentator, born in Bathgate, Scotland
  • 1973-07-04 Keiko Ihara, Japanese racing driver, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1973-07-04 Jan Magnussen, Danish racing driver, born in Roskilde, Denmark
  • 1973-08-13 Eric Medlen, American NHRA drag racer, born in Oakdale, California (d. 2007)
  • 1973-09-19 Cristiano da Matta, Brazilian auto racer (CART FedEx Series 2002), born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil
  • 1973-10-13 Peter Dumbreck, Scottish race car driver, born in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland
  • 1974-01-21 Alex Sperafico, Brazilian racing driver
  • 1974-02-12 Toranosuke Takagi, Japanese auto racer (Japanese Formula Nippon 2000), born in Shizuoka, Japan
  • 1974-02-15 Alexander Wurz, Austrian racing driver, born in Waidhofen an der Thaya, Austria
  • 1974-02-24 Jeremy Laster, American water polo driver (Olympics 1996),born in Fullerton, California
  • 1974-02-26 Sébastien Loeb, French rally driver, born in Haguenau, France
  • 1974-03-29 Marc Gené, Spanish racing car driver
  • 1974-04-13 Darren Turner, British racing car driver, born in Camberley, Surrey

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