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Born on this day (25th - May)

Henry Yunick

1923 - 2001


Norberto José Polinori

1931 - 1967


Mike Harris

1939


1949


Antonio Hermann

1954


Christian Peruzzi

1963 - 2001



Died on this day (25th - May)

Peter Kreis

1900 - 1934


Amédée Gordini

1899 - 1979


Herbert Fahrnow

1903 - 1981


Elie Bayol

1914 - 1995


Chris Trickle

1972 - 1998


Christian Peruzzi

1963 - 2001



Dale Earnhardt
Dale Earnhardt
UNITED STATES

Born
29 / 4 / 1957
Died
18 / 2 / 2001
7-time NASCAR national champion (1980,86-87,90-91,93-94); Rookie of Year in 1979; was all-time NASCAR money leader (now 2nd) with over $34 million won and 6th on career wins list with 76. He finally won Daytona 500 in 1998 on his 20th attempt. Died in a last lap crash at the 2001 Daytona 500.