Crockett, Larry

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Name
Crockett, Larry Gender: M
Larret Julian Crockett
born on 23 October 1926 at 09:50 (= 09:50 AM )
Place Cambridge City, Indiana, 39n49, 85w10
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 29°29' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 02°20 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 14°40'



Biography

American racecar driver nicknamed "Crash" because of frequent racing mishaps. Crockett made 10 Championship Car starts all in the 1954 season with a best finish of 4th in the Pikes Peak International Hillclimb which counted for National Championship points at the time and finished in 11th in the 1954 points championship. Crockett qualified for his first Indianapolis 500 in 1954. He finished ninth and earned Rookie-of-the-Year honours. He was killed in a racing accident at Langhorne Speedway the following spring, on 20 March 1955, aged 28.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Accidental
  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Age 28)
  • Vocation : Sports : Race Cars (Driver)