The race car driver Gilles Villeneuve passed away at age 32, this age of death has to be considered too young. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Gilles Villeneuve and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Formula 1 racer from Canada who won six Grand Prix titles from 1977 to 1982. He died in an accident while qualifying for the 1982 Belgian Grand Prix.
He earned his professional racing license at the Jim Russell Racing School before joining the Formula Ford racing class.
He has remained popular in Canadian culture. The country released a postage stamp with his image in 1997.
The signature “V” on his helmet was designed by his wife, Joann.
He was teammates with French driver Didier Pironi.
How did Gilles Villeneuve die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||32 years|
|Profession||Race Car Driver|
|Death date||May 8, 1982|
|Place of death||UZ Leuven Campus St. Rafael, Leuven, Belgium|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Gilles Villeneuve
If someone said to me that you can have three wishes, my first would have been to get into racing, my second to be in Formula 1, my third to drive for Ferrari.Gilles Villeneuve
I will drive flat out all the time. I love racing.Gilles Villeneuve