Mike Mosley

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Birthday
13, 1946
Birthplace
Oklahoma
Death Date
Mar 3, 1984 (37)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
13, 1946
Birthplace
Oklahoma
Death Date
Mar 3, 1984 (37)

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About

USAC and CART Championship Car series driver from 1967 to 1983; he won 5 races in 166 career starts, but finished just 1 Indy 500 in 15 starts.

Before Fame

He was a successful youth racer before debuting professionally as a 20-year old.

Trivia

Most of his contemporaries believed that he was an elite driver with a below-average vehicle.

Family Life

He grew up in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and died in an off-roading accident; his son, Michael, was in the car with him, but was not hurt.

Associated With

The only Indy 500 he finished was in 1979, when he placed third behind A.J. Foyt and winner Rick Mears.

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