Don Prudhomme

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Birthday
6, 1941
Birthplace
San Fernando, CA
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
6, 1941 (age 77)
Birthplace
San Fernando, CA

About

California-born former drag racer who won four straight Funny Car titles from 1975 to 1978. He is a member of the International Motorsports Hall of Fame and the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America.

Before Fame

He scored his first win as a professional at the Smokers March Meet in Bakersfield, California in 1962.

Trivia

His rivalry with Tom "The Mongoose" McEwen is chronicled in the 2013 film "Snake and Mongoose."

Family Life

His wife's name is Lynn.

Associated With

He was portrayed by "Grey's Anatomy" actor Jesse Williams in "Snake and Mongoose."