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 Alain Prost.
Alain Prost set the fastest lap on his way to winning the event with a time of 1:38:45. He beat Ayrton Senna by 1:19 after they started 1 - 2 respectively on the grid. Mark Blundell in his Ligier finished third, one lap down, from his 8th spot on the grid and Michael Schumacher was third on the grid, but had an accident that put him out on lap 39.