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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



Ernest Forshee
Ernest Forshee
Red
UNITED STATES

Born
28 / 11 / 1916
Died
11 / 3 / 2002

Ernest L. “Red” Forshee was from Wichita, Kansas. Best known for being a car owner of Jalopies in the 1950s and the owner of the Forshee Plumbing Sprint Car in the 60s and early 70s employing some of the best drivers around. He won the BCRA car owner title in 1967 and 1968.

In the 1950s 'Red' was a driver and raced a stock car co-owned by M. B. "Junior" Smith and Jack Walker.