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



Bayliss Levrett
Bayliss Levrett
UNITED STATES

Born
14 / 2 / 1914
Died
13 / 3 / 2003
Bayliss raced in the United States, on the West Coast and Midwest, in the 1930s and 40s up until WW II. After the war Levrett resumed racing on the West Coast. In 1949 he raced in the Indianapolis 500 and qualified 29th. Unfounately a leaking drain plug in the sump put him out after 52 laps. He finished in 24th position. In 1950 Bayliss returned to Indy, started 17th and finished 27th after being forced out after 109 laps due to low oil pressure. He retired in 1952 after a practice crash at Indianapolis in which he was badly burnt. Bayliss Levrett passed away on March 13, 2003 in Reno, Nevada.




Show F1 World Championship Results