Mert Lawwill

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Birthday
25, 1940
Birthplace
Boise, ID
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
Boise, ID

About

Dirt and road racer who won the 1969 A.M.A. Grand National Championship and was voted AMA's Most Popular Rider of the Year.

Before Fame

He started as an amateur racer in Boise, Idaho before moving to California and turning professional in 1963.

Trivia

He developed a prosthetic that allows amputees to ride a motorcycle.

Family Life

He married June Lawwill in 1965.

Associated With

He appeared with Steve McQueen in the 1971 motorcycle film On Any Sunday.