Born on this day (27th - March)
1892 - 1919
1960 - 2003
Died on this day (27th - March)
1889 - 1953
1930 - 2007
On this day
South African Grand Prix at Kyalami won by Jackie Stewart in a Tyrrell.
He finished 24 seconds ahead of Peter Revson in a McLaren and Emerson Fittipaldi was third in his Lotus. Emmo also set fastest lap of the race. The race also marked the F1 debut for George Follmer and Shadow. He would bring his Shadow home in sixth place in the race.