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Senna, Ayrton

Born: 1960 AD
Died: 1994 AD
Nationality: Brazilian
Categories: Race Drivers

1960 – Born on the 21st of March in São Paulo.

1973 – At the age of thirteen he entered karting competition.

1981 – Won at the British Formula Ford 1600 competition.

1982 – Senna won two of the European races – the British and European Formula Ford 2000 Championships.

1984 – Scored his first World Championship point on 7th of April at the South African Grand Prix at Kyalami.

1985 – In the raced at the Autódromo do Estoril in Estoril, Portugal on 21st of April he scored his first Grand Prix victory.

         – At the end of 1985, he finished a respectable 4th in the World Championship with 38 points and six podiums (two wins, two seconds and two thirds), as well as snatching seven pole positions.

1986 – Finished second to his fellow countryman Nelson Piquet at the Brazilian GP at Jacarepaguá in Rio de Janeiro.

1987 – Won two races in a row: The prestigious Monaco GP and the United States GP at Detroit for the second

year in a row, once again taking the World Championship lead.

1988 – Won Formula One Grand Prix championship 1988, 1990, 1991.

1994 – Died on 1st of May in racing accident during San Marino Grand Prix.