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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



Malcolm Fox
UNITED STATES

Born
13 / 3 / 1906
Died
21 / 8 / 1968
Raced at Indy twice. Was involved in the fatal accident of Les Spangler in 1933.

Malcolm Fox was born in Westville, New Jersey. He was an American racecar driver who raced at Indy on two occasions. In 1930 he drove a Studebaker but went out with broken suspension.

Then in the 1933 race, Fox's Universal Service Garage Studebaker lost a wheel on lap 121 and was stranded on the racing line. Les Spangler was unable to avoid hitting him. Spangler and his riding mechanic riding mechanic, G. L. Jordan died shortly after the accident.