Motorsport

Jimmie Johnson

Jimmie Johnson

September 17, 1975 -

American stock car racing driver

Ricky Hendrick

Ricky Hendrick

April 2, 1980 - October 24, 2004

American racing driver

Wilbur Shaw

Wilbur Shaw

October 31, 1902 - October 30, 1954

American racing driver

Rick Hendrick

Rick Hendrick

1949 -

American racing driver

Jean-Pierre Monseré

Jean-Pierre Monseré

8 September 1948 - 15 March 1971

cyclist

Ted Henter

Ted Henter

-

American motorcycle racer

Fabio Casartelli

Fabio Casartelli

1970 - 1995

1992 Olympic gold medal in cycling road race, killed in Tour de France

Henri Cornet

Henri Cornet

1884 - 1941

French racing cyclist

Harry Gant

Harry Gant

January 10, 1940 -

American stock car racing driver

Gary Paffett

Gary Paffett

24 March 1981 -

British racing driver

Bernd Mayländer

Bernd Mayländer

May 29, 1971 -

Motorsport

Ottavio Bottecchia

Ottavio Bottecchia

1 August 1894 - 14 June 1927

Italian racing cyclist

Anthony Davidson

Anthony Davidson

18 April 1979 -

British racing driver

Peter Windsor

Peter Windsor

1952 -

Australian motorsport journalist

Ashley Force Hood

Ashley Force Hood

November 29, 1982 -

American racing driver

John Force

John Force

May 4, 1949 -

American racing driver

Alan Kulwicki

Alan Kulwicki

December 14, 1954 - April 1, 1993

Racecar driver

Jaap Eden

Jaap Eden

October 19, 1873 - February 2, 1925

Dutch speed skater and racing cyclist

Marco Apicella

Marco Apicella

1965 -

Italian racing driver

Elio de Angelis

Elio de Angelis

26 March 1958 - 15 May 1986

Italian racing driver

Keith Andrews (racing driver)

Keith Andrews (racing driver)

1920 - 1957

American racing driver

Michael Andretti

Michael Andretti

October 5, 1962 -

American racing driver

Conny Andersson (racing driver)

Conny Andersson (racing driver)

28 December 1939 -

Motorsport

Bob Anderson (racing driver)

Bob Anderson (racing driver)

19 May 1931 - 14 August 1967

British racing driver

Cliff Allison

Cliff Allison

February 8, 1932 - April 7, 2005

British racing driver

Philippe Alliot

Philippe Alliot

27 July 1954 -

French racing driver

Alessandro Petacchi

Alessandro Petacchi

1974 -

Road bicycle racer

Dick Enberg

Dick Enberg

1935 -

American sportscaster

Jean-Louis Schlesser

Jean-Louis Schlesser

12 September 1948 -

French racing driver

Franck Montagny

Franck Montagny

5 January 1978 -

French racing driver

Javier Otxoa

Javier Otxoa

1974 -

Road bicycle racer

Andrey Kivilev

Andrey Kivilev

1973 - 2003

Racing cyclist

Sébastien Bourdais

Sébastien Bourdais

28 February 1979 -

French auto racing driver

Michele Alboreto

Michele Alboreto

1956 - 2001

Racing driver

Kurt Ahrens, Jr.

Kurt Ahrens, Jr.

April 19, 1940 -

German racing driver

Renzo Zorzi

Renzo Zorzi

December 12, 1946 -

Italian F1 driver

Ricardo Zunino

Ricardo Zunino

13 April 1949 -

Argentine F1 driver

Fred Agabashian

Fred Agabashian

21 August 1913 - 13 October 1989

American racing driver

Kurt Adolff

Kurt Adolff

5 November 1921 - 24 January 2012

German racing driver

Philippe Adams

Philippe Adams

19 November 1969 -

auto racer

Kenny Acheson

Kenny Acheson

1957 -

British racing driver

Terry Labonte

Terry Labonte

November 16, 1956 -

American stock car racing driver and two-time NASCAR Winston Cup champion

Jure Robič

Jure Robič

10 April 1965 - 24 September 2010

Slovenian racing cyclist

George Abecassis

George Abecassis

1913 - 1991

Racing driver

Timo Glock

Timo Glock

18 March 1982 -

German racing driver

Alessio Perilli

Alessio Perilli

30 December 1983 - 5 September 2004 (aged 20)

Italian motorcycle racer

Narain Karthikeyan

Narain Karthikeyan

14 January 1977 -

Indian Formula One racing driver

Bobby Isaac

Bobby Isaac

August 1, 1932 - August 14, 1977

American racing driver

Bertrand Gachot

Bertrand Gachot

23 September 1962 -

auto racer

Elliott Sadler

Elliott Sadler

April 30, 1975 -

American stock car racing driver

Lawrence Lemieux

Lawrence Lemieux

November 12, 1955 -

Canadian yacht racer

Lake Speed

Lake Speed

January 17, 1948 -

American stock car racing driver

Peter Gibbons

Peter Gibbons

July 9, 1962 -

Canadian racing driver

Angel Cordero, Jr.

Angel Cordero, Jr.

May 8, 1942 -

Puerto Rican jockey

Alison Sydor

Alison Sydor

September 9, 1966 -

Canadian racing cyclist

Marie-Hélène Prémont

Marie-Hélène Prémont

October 24, 1977 -

Canadian mountain bike racer

Adam van Koeverden

Adam van Koeverden

January 29, 1982 -

Canoe racer

Sébastien Loeb

Sébastien Loeb

1974 -

French racing driver

Erik Dekker

Erik Dekker

21 August 1970 -

Dutch racing cyclist

Stuart O'Grady

Stuart O'Grady

1973 -

Road bicycle racer

Adrie Visser

Adrie Visser

19 October 1983 -

Racing cyclist

Mark Thatcher

Mark Thatcher

15 August 1953 -

British racing driver

Sérgio Paulinho

Sérgio Paulinho

1980 -

Road bicycel racer

Jeannie Longo

Jeannie Longo

31 October 1958 -

French racing cyclist

Jon Beare

Jon Beare

May 10, 1974 -

Rower

Erik Zabel

Erik Zabel

1970 -

German racing cyclist

Chris Boardman

Chris Boardman

26 August 1968 -

English racing cyclist

Leontien van Moorsel

Leontien van Moorsel

1970 -

Dutch racing cyclist

Lori-Ann Muenzer

Lori-Ann Muenzer

May 21, 1966 -

Canadian racing cyclist

Anna Meares

Anna Meares

21 September 1983 -

Australian racing cyclist

Viatcheslav Ekimov

Viatcheslav Ekimov

1966 -

Russian racing cyclist

Christophe Moreau

Christophe Moreau

1971 -

Road bicycle racer

Pedro Lamy

Pedro Lamy

March 20, 1972 -

Motorsport

Laurent Jalabert

Laurent Jalabert

November 30, 1968 -

French racing cyclist

Bill Elliott

Bill Elliott

October 10, 1955 -

American stock car racing driver

Paolo Bettini

Paolo Bettini

1974 -

Road bicycle racer

Bob Varsha

Bob Varsha

1951 -

Television presenter

Kenny Wallace

Kenny Wallace

August 23, 1963 -

American stock car racing driver

Roberto Heras

Roberto Heras

1 February 1974 -

Spanish racing cyclist

Ricardo Zonta

Ricardo Zonta

23 March 1976 -

Brazilian racing driver

Gunde Svan

Gunde Svan

12 January 1962 -

Cross-country skier

José Froilán González

José Froilán González

October 5, 1922 -

Motorsport

Justin Wilson (racing driver)

Justin Wilson (racing driver)

31 July 1978 -

English racing driver

José Omar Pastoriza

José Omar Pastoriza

23 May 1942 - 2 August 2004

Argentine footballer and manager

Tommy Ivo

Tommy Ivo

April 18, 1936 -

American racing driver

Hans Stuck

Hans Stuck

December 27, 1900 - February 9, 1978

German racing driver

Tom Danielson

Tom Danielson

1978 -

Road bicycle racer

Ron MacLean

Ron MacLean

April 12, 1960 -

Motorsport

Jimmy Snyder

Jimmy Snyder

September 9, 1918 - April 21, 1996

American horse racing announcer & television sports announcer

Johan Museeuw

Johan Museeuw

1965 -

Road bicycle racer

Riccardo Paletti

Riccardo Paletti

15 June 1958 - 13 June 1982

Italian racing driver

Ivan Basso

Ivan Basso

1977 -

Road racing cyclist

James Moore (cyclist)

James Moore (cyclist)

14 January 1849 - 17 July 1935

English racing cyclist

Carl Long

Carl Long

September 20, 1967 -

American stock car racing driver

Kasey Kahne

Kasey Kahne

April 10, 1980 -

American racing driver

Sergei Ivanov (cyclist)

Sergei Ivanov (cyclist)

1975 -

Road bicycle racer

Giuseppe Guerini

Giuseppe Guerini

1970 -

Road bicycle racer

Cadel Evans

Cadel Evans

14 February 1977 -

Road bicycle racer

Steve Cauthen

Steve Cauthen

May 1, 1960 -

American jockey

Michal Martikán

Michal Martikán

18 May 1979 -

Canoe racer


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine