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22 Persons in the Automotive Hall of Fame:

A.J. Foyt

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Anthony Joseph Foyt Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The only driver to win the Indianapolis 500 (which he won four times), the Daytona 500, the 24 Hours of Daytona, and the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Also won the International Race of Champions all-star racing series in 1976 and 1977.
National Sprint Car Hall of Fame 1990.
National Midget Auto Racing Hall of Fame 1988.
National Motorsports Press Association Hall of Fame 2001.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 2000.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1989.
North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame 2009.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2007.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame.
Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Andy Granatelli

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Anthony Granatelli
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Race car owner. CEO of STP. Owner of TuneUp Masters. Did television commercials.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1992.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 2001.
Cruisin' Hall of Fame 2002.
National Sprint Car Hall of Fame 2011.
National Midget Auto Racing Hall of Fame 2013.
National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2003.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame.
Daytona Beach Stock Car Racing Hall of Fame 2003.

Bill France Jr.

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Clifton France
Nickname(s):
Little Bill
Bill Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

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son of

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Head of NASCAR 1972 - 2000.
Daytona Beach Stock Car Racing Hall of Fame 2001.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 2004.
Motorcycle Hall of Fame 2004.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 2004.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2006.
NASCAR Hall of Fame 2010.
National Motorsports Press Association Hall of Fame 2001.
Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1999.

Bill France Sr.

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Henry Getty France
Also Known As:
William Henry Getty France Sr.
Nickname(s):
Big Bill
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
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father of

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Chairman and CEO of NASCAR. Builder of Daytona International Speedway and Talladega Speedway.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1990.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1990.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2004.
National Motorsports Press Association Hall of Fame 1976.
Daytona Beach Stock Car Racing Hall of Fame 1992.
NASCAR Hall of Fame 2010.
North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame 2000.
Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1997.
Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1963.

Carroll Shelby

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Carroll Hall Shelby
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Automotive designer and racing driver. Known for the AC Motors-based Shelby American Cobra and later the Mustang-based performance cars for Ford Motor Company known as Mustang Cobras.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1991.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1992.
Cruisin' Hall of Fame 1997.
Automotive Hall of Fame 1992.
Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Dale Earnhardt

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ralph Dale Earnhardt
Also Known As:
Dale Earnhardt Sr.
Nickname(s):
Ironhead
Mr. Restrictor Plate
The Man in Black
The Intimidator
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
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father of
son of

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NASCAR driver. Died in a race car wreck at Daytona.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 2006.
National Motorsports Press Association Hall of Fame 2001.
NASCAR Hall of Fame 2010.
Talladega Walk of Fame 1995.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 2002.
North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame 2004.
North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1994.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2006.
Daytona Beach Stock Car Racing Hall of Fame 2004.

Dan Gurney

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Daniel Sexton Gurney
Birth Date:
Age today:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Formula One racing.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1990.
Long Beach Motorsports Walk of Fame 2006.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1991.
Riverside Sport Hall of Fame 2008.
SCCA Hall of Fame 2014.
Orange County Sports Hall of Fame 1982.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2007.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame.

Don Garlits

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donald Glenn Garlits
Nickname(s):
Big Daddy
Birth Date:
Age today:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Considered the father of drag racing. Early promoter of safety equipment, and the design of the top fuel dragster.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2004.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1997.
International Drag Racing Hall of Fame 1994.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1989.
Cruisin' Hall of Fame 1999.
Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1972.

Harley Earl

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Harley J. Earl
Also Known As:
HJE

Brief Facts:

Automobile designer. Designed the 1927 LaSalle, the first Corvette, the Firebird dreamcars, all for General Motors.
Automotive Hall of Fame 1986.

Henry Ford

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Henry Ford
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
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Brief Facts:

Ford Motor Company founder. Developed the Model T. Also the Ford trimotor airplane.
Automotive Hall of Fame 1967.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1993.
Irish American Hall of Fame 2011.
Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1978.
Michigan Walk of Fame 2006.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1996.
National Aviation Hall of Fame 1984.

Lee Iacocca

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lido Anthony Iacocca
Birth Date:
Age today:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

President of Chrysler.
U.S. Business Hall of Fame 1993.
Automotive Hall of Fame 1994.

Louis Chevrolet

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Louis-Joseph Chevrolet
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Became a US citizen 1915. Co-founder of the Chevrolet Motor Car Company in 1911. A founder in 1916 of the Frontenac Motor Corporation, which made racing parts for Ford's Model T. Raced cars he made, including the Indianapolis 500.
Automotive Hall of Fame 1969.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1992.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1995.

Mario Andretti

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Mario Gabriele Andretti
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

twin brother of
The same age as Aldo Andretti.
grandfather of
father of

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NASCAR and Indianapolis 500 and other auto racing. Became a naturalized United States citizen in 1964.
Hoosier Auto Racing Hall of Fame 1970.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 2000.
Long Beach Motorsports Walk of Fame 2008.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1990.
Italian-American National Hall of Fame 1986.
National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2005.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame.

Mickey Thompson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Marion Lee Thompson
Nickname(s):
Mickey
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

1960, the first American to break the 400mph barrier. Auto parts business for hot rod cars. Murdered, his wife was also killed.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1990.
International Drag Racing Hall of Fame 1991.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1990.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2009.

Phil Hill

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Philip Toll Hill Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Three-time winner of the 24-hour race at Le Mans, France. Also won the 12-hour endurance race at Sebring, Florida three times.
Commentator for ABC TV program:Formula One Champion.
Long Beach Motorsports Walk of Fame 2006.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1991.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1989.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2008.

Richard Petty

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Richard Lee Petty
Birth Date:
Age today:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
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father of
son of

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NASCAR champion, always car number 43. Trademark cowboy hat and sunglasses. In 1996, he was the Republican nominee for North Carolina Secretary of State, but was defeated.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1997.
National Motorsports Press Association Hall of Fame 1998.
NASCAR Hall of Fame 2010.
Talladega Walk of Fame 1995.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 1992.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1989.
North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame 1997.
North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1973.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2002.
Daytona Beach Stock Car Racing Hall of Fame 1990.

Roger Penske

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Roger S. Penske
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Owner of IndyCar, NASCAR, and American Le Mans Series teams.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2015.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1998.
Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1999.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1995.
Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1984.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame.

Thomas A. Edison

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Alva Edison
Nickname(s):
The Wizard of Menlo Park
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Invented moving pictures (movies) - the first, in 1903, was:New Jersey Hall of Fame 2008.
French Legion of Honor 1881.
Congressional Gold Medal 1928.
Entrepreneur Walk of Fame 2011.
U.S. Business Hall of Fame 1975.
New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame 1989.
Michigan Walk of Fame 2006.
Automotive Hall of Fame 1969.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6700 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.

Wally Parks

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Wallace Gordon Parks Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Founder, president, and chairman of the National Hot Rod Association.
Automotive Hall of Fame 2000.
International Drag Racing Hall of Fame 1994.
International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1992.
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1993.

Walter Reuther

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Walter Philip Reuther

Brief Facts:

Labor leader (UAW.) died 1970 in a plane crash.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 1995.
Automotive Hall of Fame 1990.
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