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On this day: anniversary of Graham Hill

At this day, in 1929 , Graham Hill was born, one of the most successful racing drivers of all time.

Hill achieved to be Formula 1 world champion twice, in 1962 and 1968, and he is still the only one in the history to win the famous Triple Crown of Motorsport, which means winning of Indianapolis 500, 24 hours at Le Mans and Monaco Grand Prix.

Graham Hill died at the age of 46 when he crashed with his private aircraft Piper PA23 Aztec in Hertfordshire, England.

Three days later, in 1898, another famous name of motorsport was born, Enzo Ferrari.

Last modified on Monday, 07 June 2021 16:06