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British racing driver who won the Formula One World Championship in 1976. He later became media commentator.
He was intent on being a doctor before being taken to an auto race by his friend.
Fans called him ‘Hunt the Shunt’ because of his crazy antics on the racetrack.
How did James Hunt die?
On June 15, 1993, she accepted his marriage proposal. A few hours later James Hunt had a massive heart attack and died at the age of 45. Among those shocked by his sudden passing was his old friend and rival Niki Lauda, who said: “For me, James was the most charismatic personality who’s ever been in Formula One.”
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||45 years|
|Profession||Race Car Driver|
|Birthday||August 29, 1947|
|Death date||June 15, 1993|
|Place of death||Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"If I get into a car on a circuit, I drive as fast as I can; that's it!"James Hunt