Lewis Hamilton 1 of 8
Lewis Hamilton 2 of 8
Lewis Hamilton 3 of 8
Lewis Hamilton 4 of 8
Lewis Hamilton 5 of 8
Lewis Hamilton 6 of 8
Lewis Hamilton 7 of 8
Lewis Hamilton 8 of 8

Lewis Hamilton

#1901
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
7, 1985
Birthplace
Stevenage, England
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
7, 1985 (age 33)
Birthplace
Stevenage, England

About

British Formula One race car driver regarded as one of the best in the history of the sport. He won F1 championships in 2008, 2014, 2015 and 2017, setting a record for most race victories by a British driver. He became the first black driver to ever compete in F1.

Before Fame

He began his racing career driving go-karts at the age of eight. In 1998, he signed with McLaren's development program.

Trivia

He set the career record for most points, becoming the first driver to ever hit 2,500. He won 10 races during the 2016 F1 season but failed to win the title, a record for most wins in a season without winning the World Championship.

Family Life

He began a longterm relationship with Pussycat Dolls singer Nicole Scherzinger in 2007. He has also dated Nicki Minaj and Sofia Richie. His brother Nicolas also became a professional race car driver.

Associated With

He finished one point behind Kimi Raikkonen in the 2007 Formula One Championship. He surpassed Nigel Mansell to become Britain's winningest F1 driver.