historicracing

Born on this day (25th - March)

Washington Roebling

1881 - 1912


Karl von Waldthausen

1907 - 1933


1911 - 1988


Breno Fornari

1925


Don Freeland

1925 - 2007


Fritz d'Orey

1938


Tom Weickardt

1947


Butch Lindley

1948 - 1990


Giniel de Villiers

1972


Danica Sue Patrick

1982



Died on this day (25th - March)

Billy Cotton

1899 - 1969


Juan Gaudino

1893 - 1975



On this day
5 / 3 / 1977
South Africa Grand prix at Kyalami won by Niki Lauda in a Ferrari.

Jody Schecter was second in the Wolf and Patrick Depailler finished third in his Tyrrell. Hunt wound up finishing 4th. Tagically Tom Pryce and a marshal were killed in a freak accident.