This Week in Racing History Mike Stucker
Dominic Distarce promotes the first professional midget race at Loyola Stadium in Los Angeles, California (1933).
Jackie Oliver wins the last Can-Am held at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. Last Can-Am win for Oliver and the UOP Shadow team (1974).
J.D. McDuffie dies in crash during Winston Cup race at Watkins Glen, New York (1992).
Parnelli Jones born (1933).
Manfred Winkelhock killed in crash of sportscar at Mosport, Canada (1985).
Dan Marvin born (1949).
Tim Richmond dies of complications from AIDS (1989).
Rob Walker born (1917).
Rusty Wallace born (1956).
Enzo Ferrari dies of natural causes (1988).
Guy Moll killed at Pescara (1934).
Robin Pemberton born (1956).
Elton Julian born (1974).
Rene Dreyfus dies from a heart attack (1993).