historicracing

Born on this day (30th - April)

1864 - 1922


1893 - 1928


Leon Duray

1894 - 1956


Willi Seibel

1896 - 1977


1910 - 1969


1912 - 1946


Duncan Hamilton

1920 - 1994


1930 - 1966


Gil Nickel

1939 - 2003


Darren Manning

1975



Died on this day (30th - April)

Roland Ratzenberger

1962 - 1994


Peter Bourne

1956 - 2003



Fermin Velez
Fermin Velez
SPAIN

Born
3 / 4 / 1959
Died
31 / 3 / 2003
Sadly died recently after a long battle against cancer three days shy of his 44th birthday. Between his F3000 spell & his illness, Fermin raced for many years in endurance racing. He twice won the Sebring 12 hours in 1995 and '97 and had 10th-place finish in the '97 Indianapolis 500.