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Born on this day (25th - April)

Arthur Chevrolet

1884 - 1946


Herb Ardinger

1910 - 1973


Jean Lucas

1917 - 2003


Sergio Sighinolfi

1925 - 1956


Hans Laine

1945 - 1970


Vicente Alberto Pernía

1949


Cor Euser

1957


Duncan Dayton

1959


Klaus Panchyrz

1963


1965


Felipe Massa

1981



Died on this day (25th - April)

Frank Lockhart

1903 - 1928


Fred Frame

1894 - 1962


1934 - 1965


1895 - 1972


Michele Alboreto

1956 - 2001


John Love

1924 - 2005


Archie Bryde

1919 - 2008



Richard Noble OBE
Richard Noble OBE
UNITED KINGDOM

Born
6 / 3 / 1946
Holder of the land speed record at 633.468 mph then managed the Thrust SSC project which raised the record to 763.035 mph or mach 1.02.

Holder of the land speed record, and was the project director of the ThrustSSC, which currently holds the land speed record which was set at Black Rock Desert. The car travelled at 633.468 mph. He was then project manager for the Thrust SSC , world supersonic land speed record in which Andy Green broke the record at 763.035 mph or mach 1.02.