This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker

February 15
F1 champion and Le Mans winner Graham Hill born (1929).

February 16
A Ferrari 250 GTO driven by Phil Hill and Pedro Rodriguez wins the Daytona Continental 2000 KM race in Daytona, Florida, USA (1964).

February 17
Sportscar and rally driver Steve Millen born (1953).

February 18
Richard Petty wins his sixth NASCAR Daytona 500 stockcar race (1979).

February 19
Peter Brock wins the Australina Touring Car Race at Sandown, Australia (1984).

February 20
Sportscar racer John Fitch is shot down while flying a P51 Mustang fighter plane during World War II (1945).

February 21
F1 and Can-Am racer Peter Gethin born (1940).