Filmed deaths in sports

2017-07-30T02:03:36+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Roland Ratzenberger, Roger Williamson, Justin Wilson (racing driver), Pierre Levegh, Jo Schlesser, Ulrike Maier, Denny Hulme, Owen Hart, Jochen Rindt, Daijiro Kato, Ignazio Giunti, Gilles Villeneuve, Tom Pryce, Ronnie Peterson, Riccardo Paletti, Marco Simoncelli, Fabio Casartelli, Henry Surtees, Andrea Antonelli, Nodar Kumaritashvili, Dale Earnhardt, Kim Duk-koo, Stefan Bellof, Wolfgang von Trips, Wouter Weylandt, Shoya Tomizawa, Hank Gathers, Tom Simpson, Terry Schoonover, Beethaeven Scottland, Admire Rakti, Mark Porter (racing driver), Víctor Barrio, Guido Falaschi, John McSherry, Rich Vogler, Paolo Gislimberti, Perro Aguayo Jr., Slick Johnson, Ayrton Senna, Nick Zoricic, Marco Campos, Bill Spence (racing driver), Blaise Alexander, Bobby Myers (racing driver), Eric Martin (racing driver), Luís Carreira, Grant Adcox, Art Pollard, Joe Weatherly, Eddie Sachs, Patrick Pons, Fireball Roberts, Scott Brayton, Caleb Moore, Friday Hassler, Scott Kalitta, Iván Palazzese, Bryan Clauson, Ricky Knotts, Benny Paret, John Cobb (racing driver), Donald Campbell, Carlos Pardo, Phillip Hughes, Don MacTavish, Russell Phillips, Tony Roper (racing driver), Toru Takahashi (racing driver), Lee Richardson (speedway rider), Buren Skeen, Charlie Jarzombek, Luis Salom, Harold Kite, Greg Moore (racing driver), J. D. McDuffie flashcards Filmed deaths in sports
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  • Roland Ratzenberger
    Roland Ratzenberger (4 July 1960 – 30 April 1994) was an Austrian racing driver who raced in sports prototype, Formula Nippon, Formula 3000 and Formula One.
  • Roger Williamson
    Roger Williamson (2 February 1948 – 29 July 1973) was a British racing driver who died during the 1973 Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort Circuit in the Netherlands.
  • Justin Wilson (racing driver)
    Justin Boyd Wilson (31 July 1978 – 24 August 2015) was a British professional open-wheel racing driver.
  • Pierre Levegh
    Pierre Eugène Alfred Bouillin (22 December 1905 – 11 June 1955) was a French sportsman and racing driver.
  • Jo Schlesser
    Joseph "Jo" Schlesser (18 May 1928 – 7 July 1968) was a French Formula One and sports car racing driver.
  • Ulrike Maier
    Ulrike Maier (22 October 1967 – 29 January 1994) was a World Cup alpine ski racer from Austria, a two-time World Champion in Super-G.
  • Denny Hulme
    Denis Clive "Denny" Hulme, OBE (18 June 1936 – 4 October 1992) was a New Zealand racing driver who won the 1967 Formula One World Drivers' Championship for the Brabham team.
  • Owen Hart
    Owen James Hart (May 7, 1965 – May 23, 1999) was a Canadian-American professional and amateur wrestler who worked for several promotions including Stampede Wrestling, New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), World Championship Wrestling (WCW), and the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), where he wrestled under both his own name, and ring name The Blue Blazer.
  • Jochen Rindt
    Karl Jochen Rindt ([kaʁl ˈjɔχn̩ ʀɪnt]; 18 April 1942 – 5 September 1970) was a German-born racing driver who represented Austria during his career.
  • Daijiro Kato
    Daijiro Kato (加藤 大治郎 Katō Daijirō, July 4, 1976 – April 20, 2003) was a Japanese Grand Prix motorcycle road racer, the 2001 250cc world champion, and the 2000 and 2002 Suzuka 8 Hours winner.
  • Ignazio Giunti
    Ignazio Giunti (30 August 1941 – 10 January 1971) was an Italian racing driver who made his name in saloon and Sports Car Racing in the late 1960s.
  • Gilles Villeneuve
    Joseph Gilles Henri Villeneuve (French pronunciation: ​[ʒil vilnœv]; January 18, 1950 – May 8, 1982), known as Gilles Villeneuve, was a Canadian racing driver.
  • Tom Pryce
    Thomas Maldwyn Pryce (11 June 1949 – 5 March 1977) was a British racing driver from Wales, famous for winning the Brands Hatch Race of Champions, a non-championship Formula One race, in 1975 and for the circumstances surrounding his death.
  • Ronnie Peterson
    Bengt Ronnie Peterson (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈrɔni ˈpɛtɛˈʂon]; 14 February 1944 – 11 September 1978) was a Swedish racing driver.
  • Riccardo Paletti
    Riccardo Paletti (15 June 1958 – 13 June 1982) was an Italian motor racing driver.
  • Marco Simoncelli
    Marco Simoncelli (Italian pronunciation: [ˈmarko simonˈtʃɛlli]; 20 January 1987 – 23 October 2011) was an Italian professional motorcycle racer.
  • Fabio Casartelli
    Fabio Casartelli (16 August 1970 – 18 July 1995) was an Italian cyclist and an Olympic gold medalist who died in a crash on the descent of the Col de Portet d'Aspet, France, during the 15th stage of the 1995 Tour de France.
  • Henry Surtees
    Henry John Surtees (18 February 1991 – 19 July 2009) was a British racing driver and the son of John Surtees.
  • Andrea Antonelli
    Andrea Antonelli (17 January 1988 – 21 July 2013) was an Italian motorcycle racer.
  • Nodar Kumaritashvili
    Nodar Kumaritashvili (Georgian: ნოდარ ქუმარიტაშვილი; pronounced [nɔdar kʰumaritʼaʃvili]; 25 November 1988 – 12 February 2010) was a Georgian luger who suffered a fatal crash during a training run for the 2010 Winter Olympics competition in Whistler, Canada, on the day of the opening ceremony.
  • Dale Earnhardt
    Ralph Dale Earnhardt Sr.
  • Kim Duk-koo
    Kim Duk-Koo (January 8, 1955 – November 18, 1982) was a South Korean boxer who died following a world championship boxing match against Ray Mancini.
  • Stefan Bellof
    Stefan Bellof (20 November 1957 – 1 September 1985) was a German racing driver, best known for setting the fastest lap ever on the Nordschleife configuration at the Nürburgring in 1983, driving a Porsche 956.
  • Wolfgang von Trips
    Wolfgang Alexander Albert Eduard Maximilian Reichsgraf Berghe von Trips (4 May 1928 – 10 September 1961) was a German racing driver.
  • Wouter Weylandt
    Wouter Weylandt (27 September 1984 – 9 May 2011) was a Belgian professional cyclist for UCI ProTeam Quick-Step–Davitamon and later for Leopard Trek.
  • Shoya Tomizawa
    Shoya Tomizawa (富沢 祥也 Tomizawa Shōya) (December 10, 1990 – September 5, 2010) was a Japanese motorcycle racer.
  • Hank Gathers
    Eric "Hank" Gathers (February 11, 1967 – March 4, 1990) was an American college basketball star at Loyola Marymount University who collapsed and died during a game.
  • Tom Simpson
    Thomas Simpson (30 November 1937 – 13 July 1967) was one of Britain's most successful professional cyclists.
  • Terry Schoonover
    Terry L. Schoonover (December 26, 1951 – November 11, 1984) was an American stock car racing driver.
  • Beethaeven Scottland
    Beethavean "Bee" Scottland (January 11, 1975 – July 1, 2001) was an American professional boxer who fought at super middleweight from 1995 until 2001.
  • Admire Rakti
    Admire Rakti (20 February 2008 – 4 November 2014) was a Japanese Thoroughbred racehorse who won the Diamond Stakes in Japan and the Caulfield Cup in Australia.
  • Mark Porter (racing driver)
    Mark "Didley" Porter (2 October 1974 – 8 October 2006) was a New Zealand racing driver who competed in the Fujitsu V8 Supercar touring car racing series in Australia.
  • Víctor Barrio
    (This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Barrio and the second or maternal family name is Hernanz.) Víctor Barrio Hernanz (29 May 1987 – 9 July 2016) was a Spanish bullfighter from Segovia.
  • Guido Falaschi
    Guido Martín Falaschi (1 October 1989 – 13 November 2011) was an Argentine racecar driver.
  • John McSherry
    John Patrick McSherry (September 11, 1944 – April 1, 1996) was an American umpire in Major League Baseball who worked in the National League from 1971 to 1996.
  • Rich Vogler
    Richard Frank Vogler (July 26, 1950 – July 21, 1990) was a champion sprint car and midget car driver.
  • Paolo Gislimberti
    Paolo Giancarlo Faletti Gislimberti (19 May 1967 – 10 September 2000) was an Italian volunteer firefighter and youth coach.
  • Perro Aguayo Jr.
    Pedro Aguayo Ramírez (July 23, 1979 – March 21, 2015) was a Mexican luchador or professional wrestler and promoter who achieved fame in lucha libre as Perro Aguayo Jr.
  • Slick Johnson
    Julius David "Slick" Johnson III (February 23, 1948 – February 14, 1990) was an American stock car racing driver.
  • Ayrton Senna
    (This name uses Portuguese naming customs. The first or maternal family name is Senna and the second or paternal family name is da Silva.) Ayrton Senna da Silva (Brazilian Portuguese: [aˈiʁtõ ˈsẽnɐ dɐ ˈsiwvɐ] ; 21 March 1960 – 1 May 1994) was a Brazilian racing driver who won three Formula One world championships for McLaren in 1988, 1990 and 1991 and is regarded as one of the greatest Formula One drivers of all time.
  • Nick Zoricic
    Nikola "Nick" Zoricic (19 February 1983 – 10 March 2012) was a Canadian ski cross skier who died following a severe crash during the eighth-finals of a World Cup event in Grindelwald, Switzerland.
  • Marco Campos
    Marco Campos (24 February 1976 – 15 October 1995) was a Brazilian racing driver.
  • Bill Spence (racing driver)
    William Spence (June 9, 1906 – May 30, 1929) was an American racecar driver.
  • Blaise Alexander
    Blaise Robert Alexander, Jr.
  • Bobby Myers (racing driver)
    Bobby Harris Myers (June 27, 1927 – September 2, 1957) was an American NASCAR driver.
  • Eric Martin (racing driver)
    Eric Martin (February 6, 1969 – October 9, 2002) was an ARCA driver from Hixson, Tennessee, who was killed at the Lowe's Motor Speedway on October 9, 2002, during a practice session for the season-ending EasyCare 100.
  • Luís Carreira
    Luis Filipe de Sousa Carreira (31 December 1976 – 15 November 2012) was a Portuguese motorcycle road racer.
  • Grant Adcox
    Herbert Grant Adcox (January 2, 1950 – November 19, 1989) was a stock car racing driver who died in a single-car accident in the 1989 Atlanta Journal 500 in the NASCAR Winston Cup Series.
  • Art Pollard
    Art Lee Pollard, Jr.
  • Joe Weatherly
    Joseph Herbert "Joe" Weatherly (May 29, 1922 – January 19, 1964) was an American stock car racing driver.
  • Eddie Sachs
    Edward Julius Sachs, Jr, (May 28, 1927 – May 30, 1964) was a United States Auto Club driver who was known as the "Clown Prince of Auto Racing.
  • Patrick Pons
    Patrick Pons (December 24, 1952 in Paris - August 10, 1980) was a French professional Grand Prix motorcycle road racer.
  • Fireball Roberts
    Edward Glenn "Fireball" Roberts, Jr.
  • Scott Brayton
    Scott Everts Brayton (February 20, 1959 – May 17, 1996) was an American race car driver on the American open-wheel circuit.
  • Caleb Moore
    Caleb Moore (August 28, 1987 – January 31, 2013) was an American professional snowmobile racer and a quad freestyle motocross rider and the first person to die as a result of injuries sustained during the X Games.
  • Friday Hassler
    Raymond "Friday" Hassler (July 29, 1935 – February 17, 1972) was a NASCAR Grand National and Winston Cup Series driver.
  • Scott Kalitta
    Scott D. Kalitta (February 18, 1962 – June 21, 2008) was an American drag racer who competed in the Funny Car and Top Fuel classes in the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) Full Throttle Drag Racing Series.
  • Iván Palazzese
    Iván Palazzese (2 January 1962 – 28 May 1989) was an Italian born Venezuelan professional motorcycle racer.
  • Bryan Clauson
    Bryan Clauson (June 15, 1989 – August 7, 2016) was an American auto racing driver.
  • Ricky Knotts
    Benny Richard Knotts (May 23, 1951 – February 14, 1980), was an American ASA and NASCAR Winston Cup driver.
  • Benny Paret
    Benny "the Kid" Paret (March 14, 1937 – April 3, 1962), was born as Bernardo Paret in Santa Clara, Cuba.
  • John Cobb (racing driver)
    John Rhodes Cobb (2 December 1899 – 29 September 1952) was a British racing motorist.
  • Donald Campbell
    Donald Malcolm Campbell CBE (23 March 1921 – 4 January 1967) was a British speed record breaker who broke eight absolute world speed records on water and on land in the 1950s and 1960s.
  • Carlos Pardo
    Carlos Alberto Pardo Estévez (September 15, 1975 – June 14, 2009) was a Mexican stock car racing driver from Mexico City.
  • Phillip Hughes
    Phillip Joel Hughes (30 November 1988 – 27 November 2014) was an Australian Test and One Day International (ODI) cricketer who played domestic cricket for South Australia and Worcestershire.
  • Don MacTavish
    Donald Charles MacTavish (August 22, 1940 – February 22, 1969) started his racing career at the age of 15 racing in nearby Norwood, Massachusetts at the Norwood Arena.
  • Russell Phillips
    Russell Lee Phillips (March 6, 1969 – October 6, 1995) was a NASCAR Sportsman Division driver and volunteer firefighter from Charlotte, NC.
  • Tony Roper (racing driver)
    Anthony Dean "Tony" Roper (December 23, 1964 – October 14, 2000) was an American stock car racing driver.
  • Toru Takahashi (racing driver)
    Toru Takahashi (高橋 徹 Takahashi Tōru, 6 October 1960 in Higashihiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan – 23 October 1983) was a Japanese race car driver.
  • Lee Richardson (speedway rider)
    Lee Stewart Richardson (25 April 1979 – 13 May 2012) was a British international motorcycle speedway rider.
  • Buren Skeen
    Whitson Buren Skeen (September 28, 1936 – September 13, 1965) was an American NASCAR driver from Denton, North Carolina.
  • Charlie Jarzombek
    Charles Jarzombek (September 30, 1942 – March 22, 1987) was an American racecar driver from Baiting Hollow, New York.
  • Luis Salom
    Luis Jaime Salom Horrach (7 August 1991 – 3 June 2016) was a Spanish Grand Prix motorcycle racer.
  • Harold Kite
    Harold Kite (November 13, 1921 - October 17, 1965) was a NASCAR Grand National driver from East Point, Georgia, United States of America.
  • Greg Moore (racing driver)
    Gregory William Moore (April 22, 1975 – October 31, 1999) was a Canadian racecar driver who competed in the Indy Lights and CART World Series, where he had great success with several wins in both series and a championship in the 1995 Indy Lights series.
  • J. D. McDuffie
    John Delphus "J.D.