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Born on this day (26th - March)

1893 - 1948


Charles Baumann

1896 - 1930


1928 - 2005


Lella Lombardi

1943 - 1992


Yojiro Terada

1947


Didier Pironi

1952 - 1987


Elio de Angelis

1958 - 1986


Martin Donnelly

1964


Christina Surer

1974


Blaise Alexander

1976 - 2001



Died on this day (26th - March)

Bob McLean

1933 - 1966


Joe Garson

1908 - 1984


John Habin

1915 - 2005


Paul Dana

1975 - 2006



Christina Surer
Christina Surer
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SWITZERLAND

Born
26 / 3 / 1974
Christina Surer was married to Formula 1 driver Marc Surer. She races touring cars, recently competing in the SEAT Leon Supercopa and the Nürburgring 24 Hour race.

Christina Surer was born on 26th March 1974 in Basel. She studied to become a nurse before deciding that a career in modeling and hosting TV shows was more suitable. At 23, she married the Formula 1 driver Marc Surer but they divorced in 2000.

She started racing in karts in 1994 before moving to the Schweizer Meisterschaft Superserie in a Ford Focus ST170 and the  Alfa 147 Cup in 2002 and the Ford Fiesta Cup in 2003. She also participated in her first endurance race in 2003 driving in the 24-hours at Nurburgring.

In 2004 she started racing in the Seat Leon Supercopa with a best finish of 6th and returned to the Nurburgring for the 24 hour race again. She continued with the Seat series in 2005 and 2006 as well as making her annual apperance at the 'ring.

On television she hosts the show 'Tuning TV' and 'Seat-Magazin' for DSF. She has also done a spread for Playboy magazine.

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