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



On this day
3 / 3 / 1979
South African Grand Prix at Kyalami won by Gilles Villeneuve in a Ferrari 312T4.

He also set fastest lap of the race. His teammate, Jody Schecter was second, 3.4 seconds back with Jean-Pierre Jarier coming in third in his Tyrrell, 22 seconds later.