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Wilbur Shaw
Birth: Oct. 31, 1902
Shelby County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 30, 1954
Adams County
Indiana, USA

Race Car Driver. He was a three-time winner of the Indianapolis 500 (1937, 1939, and 1940), and three times a runner up. He later served as president of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Best known as the man who, with Tony Hulman, saved the Indianapolis Motor Speedway from becoming an industrial park; Inducted in 1991 into the Indianapolis Motor speedway Hall of Fame. 
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  Cathleen Shaw Sage (1909 - 1994)*
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Plane crash near Decatur, IN
Vernon Cemetery
Jennings County
Indiana, USA
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Wilbur Shaw
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Wilbur Shaw
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Wilbur Shaw
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- RGuerra
 Added: Oct. 31, 2015
Happy Birthday Mr. Shaw. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Oct. 31, 2015
In remembrance of your Angel Day (30th) and your Birthday (31st).
- Green♥Eyes
 Added: Oct. 31, 2015
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