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Birthday of Mark Webber
Mark Webber, the Australian Williams F1 driver, was born on August 27, 1976 in Queanbeyan.
www.markwebber.com/

Birthday of Gerhard Berger
Born in W├Ârgl, Austria.

Birthday of Bruce McLaren
Bruce Leslie McLaren, born in Auckland, New Zealand, was a race-car designer, driver, engineer and inventor. He is the founder of the McLaren Formula One team. With Bruce behind the wheel, the cars were dominant in the CanAm series while also winning three times the Indianapolis 500. Bruce also won the 24 hours of Le Mans in 1966 where he partnered Chris Amon.
Bruce died June 2, 1970 when he tested his CanAm M8D. When the bodywork came loose, the car spun off and hit a bunker that was used as a signalling post. Bruce McLaren was 33 years old.

Birthday of Olivier Panis
French F1-driver who has driven for Ligier, Prost, BAR and Toyota was born in Lyon, France

Jochen Rindt
Karl Jochen Rindt was an Austrian racing driver, born in Mainz, Germany. He is the only driver to posthumously win the Formula One World Drivers' Championship (in 1970), after being killed in practice for the Italian Grand Prix. Rindt also won the 24 hours of Le Mans in 1965.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jochen_Rindt

GP Italy, Autodromo Nazionale di Monzait

Birthday of Sir Stirling Moss
Born in West Kensington, England, Stirling Moss is said to be the very best F1 driver ever who has never won a championship. He once told an interviewer that he had participated in 525 races overall, as many as 62 in a single year, in 84 different cars. Like many drivers of the era, he competed in several formulae - sometimes at the same time.

Stirling Moss was a pioneer in the British Formula One racing scene and placed second in the Drivers' Championship four times in a row from 1955 to 1958.

Birthday of Damon Hill
F1's world champion of 1996 with Williams Renault was born in Hampstead, England

Birthday of Juan Pablo Montoya
Born in Bogota, Cololmbia

GP Singapore, Marina Bay Street Circuitsg

Birthday of Robert Doornbos
Robert Michael Doornbos was born on September 23, 1981 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Doornbos made his F1 debut as official test driver for the Jordan F1 Team prior to the 2004 Chinese GP. In 2005, Robert got the chance to replace Patrick Friesacher with the Minardi F1 Team for the last 8 races of the season. During the 2006 season, Doornbos got a contract with Red Bull as a test and reserve driver.

Birthday of Mika Hakkinen
The F1 world champion from 1998 and 1999 with McLaren was born in Helsinki, Finland

Birthday of Jochen Mass
This German talented F1 driver from the sixties was born in Munchen, Germany

Birthday of Nanni Galli
Giovanni Giuseppe Gilberto Galli, nicknamed Nanni is an Italian former saloon and sports-car racer of the 1960s and 1970s. He participated in 20 World Championship grands prix in total, including an outing for Ferrari and 12 for Wiliams F1. He scored no championship points.

Birthday of Michael Andretti
Former F1 driver Andretti was born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA
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