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Ayrton Senna

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Net worth 2018: $400 Million
Industry: Sportspersons
Residence: São Paulo
Country: Brazilian
BirthDay: 21 March 1960
Sigh: Aries
Died On: May 1, 1994
BIOGRAPHY

Ayrton Senna was bornon 21 March 1960 in São Paulo, Brazilian. Three-times Formula One champion, Ayrton Senna was one of the world’s greatest racers of all time. Starting off at the tender age of thirteen, he rose to prominence in no time and became the undisputed champion of Formula One racing. However, the steep climb towards success did not last long as a tragic accident cost him his life. It was during the race at the San Marino Grand Prix that Senna lost his life in what is said to be one of the most fatal Formula One accidents. His death raised many questions over the safety concerns and reforms in Formula One. A legend in the making, Senna at the time of his death had successfully achieved a total of 65 pole positions. He was immensely dedicated to his profession and took part in some of the most controversial races with France's Alain Prost and England's Nigel Mansel. Amazingly, it took a total of 12 years for the acclaimed racer Michael Schumacher to beat Senna’s record.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2018

$400 Million

TIMELINE
1994

He died a tragic death in his third race of the 1994 season

1993

On October 11, 1993, he signed up with the Williams-Renault team, after Alain Prost ended his racing career

1992

In 1992, McLaren-Honda was outshined by Williams-Renault due to which, he struggled all through the year

1991

With a victory at the 1991 Formula One Championship, he became one of the youngest three-time world champions

1990

In 1990, he replicated the success of 1988 and took home the Formula One Championship trophy

1988

Year 1988 was a historic one in his life as he not only bagged himself a place in the McLaren team, but also won his first Formula One World Championship

1986

In 1986, he was the winner of the Spanish Grand Prix and the Detroit Grand Prix

1984

In 1984, he made his debut in Formula One season with the Toleman team

1982

In 1982, he was the winner of the British and European Formula Ford 2000 championships

1981

In 1981, he relocated to England to establish his racing career as a single seater

1978

From 1978 until 1982, he contested in the Karting World Championship

1977

He went on to win the South American Kart Championship in 1977

1921

After public viewing of his body, the funeral procession moved to Morumbi Cemetery but not before a 21-gun salute was fired by the 2nd Artillery Brigade and seven Brazilian Air Force jets flew in a diamond formation

1600

He participated in the Townsend-Thoreson Formula Ford 1600 Championships and the RAC competition, under Van Diemen team and ended up winning both the championships

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