Steve Smith... Born ... AAA driver from the 1920's
Paul Bost... Born ... AAA driver from the 1920's and 30's.
Luigi Villoresi ... Born ... Driver from Italy who ran the 1946 Indy 500 in a Maserati and finished 7th.
Ralph Mulford was overall winner in a series of races for AAA Championship cars held on the 1.125 mile board Uniontown Speedway in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. Tommy Milton drove his Duesenberg to victory in the first of the five 27 mile heats, averaging 101.1 mph, which would be the fastest of the day. Mulford won a second heat that saw Uniontown master I.P. Fetterman crashing into the outside wooden rail after breaking an axle. Fetterman's car took out a curve top flag stand, seriously injuring two corner flag men, and rode along the rail for nearly 1/4 of a mile before Fetterman brought the car to a stop and climbed out uninjured. Eddie Hearne, Louis Chevrolet and Mulford won the 3rd, 4th and 5th heats, all at the wheel of Frontenacs. The Uniontown board track, with turns banked at nearly 40 degrees, operated through 1921.
Curly Boyd... Born ... AAA / USAC driver from the 1950's and 60's.
Max Dudley... Born ... USAC Indy car driver from the 1960's and 70's.
Ralph Hepburn... Died ... A pioneer of American motorcycle racing champion from 1914 to 1924 and a AAA and Indianapolis 500 racecar driver from 1924 to 1948. Ralph Hepburn died during qualifying practice for the 1948 Indianapolis 500.
Ted Horn was the winner of the AAA Sprint Car race at the Salem Speedway,Salem, IN
Ed Terry won the AAA Eastern Sprint Car race at the Lock Haven Fairgrounds,Lock Haven, PA
Bobby Ball was the winner of the AAA Midget race at the Cincinnati Race Bowl, Cincinnati,OH
Duane Carter was the winner of the AAA Sprint Car race over Mike Nazaruk and Johnny Boyd at the Salem Speedway,Salem, IN
Manny Ayulo... Died ... AAA driver from the 1940's and 50's. His efforts, along with those of friend and teammate Jack McGrath, helped establish track roadsters as viable Indy race cars. He ran the Indianapolis 500 five times and was killed in a crash while practicing for the 1955 Indianapolis 500.
Parnelli Jones was the winner of the CRA Sprint Car race at the Manzanita Speedway, Phoenix, AZ
Mickey Shaw won the Super Modified race over Dick Carter, Chuck Yost, Jack Goodwin and Jack Harvey at the Mount Clemens Race Track, Mount Clemens,MI
Ray Brown won the ARDC Midget race at the Orange County Fair Speedway, Middletown,NY
Neil Haight won the Super Modified race at the Lincoln Speedway, New Oxford, PA
Paul Jones was the winner of the CRA Sprint Car race over Hal Minyard, Gary Hill, Bob Coulter and Stan McElrath at the Ascot Park Speedway, Gardena,CA
Jerry Blundy was the winner of the Sprint Car race over Jimmy Williams, Norm Galpin, Jerry Richart and Cliff Sealock at the Knoxville Raceway, Knoxville,IA