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Offline Ferrari Fissatore

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Just thought we could generate discussion on anniversaries and trivia....

Jan 1

On This Day... 
1928 Hap Sharp born.
1945 Jacky Ickx born.
1951 Hans Joachim Stuck born.
1963 Jean Marc Gounon born.
1965 Last Grand Prix at East London (South Africa)
1965 Jackie Stewart first Formula One start
1968 Jim Clark last F1 start and last Formula One victory
1968 The FIA allowed sponsorship on all cars competing in FIA sanctioned races as long as the sponsors logo was no bigger than one square foot
1971 Dean Crosswell born.
1981 Zsolt Baumgartner born.
1981 Mauri Rose died
1987 Group B rally cars were banned by the FIA



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they really used to have a grand prix on new years day?
bring that back!
I was bored out of my mind today



Offline dkabab

On this day In 2003 I think.... I walked home from glenelg via Henley square to fulham gardens....



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On this day in 1916 my dad was born.
Same Year as Feruccio Lamborghini, who shares the same birthday as me.
How is that for an omen for owning a lambo?
Persistence Beats Resistance



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Jan 3

On This Day... 
1938 Ove Andersson born.
1959 Willy T. Ribbs born.
1960 Russell Spence born.
1969 Michael Schumacher born.
1988 Joie Chitwood died



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Jan 4

On This Day... 
1954 Jo Gartner born.
1959 John Batchelor born.
1966 The works Mini Team were Disqualified from 1st,2nd and 3rd places in the Monte Carlo Rally
1967 Donald Campbell died while attempting a new world water speed record
1971 Richie Hearn born.
1980 Tristan Gommendy born.
1989 Graham Rahal born.



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Jan 20

On This Day... 
1934 Giorgio Bassi born.
1957 Jeff Wood born.
1962 Freddie Spencer born.
1964 Scott Maxwell born.
1975 Norberto Fontana born.
1979 Alex Muller born.
1993 Feruccio Lamborghini died








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Jan 30

1901 Rudolf Caracciola born.
1931 Murray Carter born.
1939 Bernard Dudot born.
1963 Corey McClenathan born.
2001 Australian businessman Paul Stoddart purchased the Minardi Formula One team




Good old Muzza is still racing, and well too.... not bad for 79!

aaaah! stoddie..... legend  :thumbsup: