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Ralph DePalma
Birth: Dec. 19, 1882
Troia
Provincia di Foggia
Puglia, Italy
Death: Mar. 31, 1956
Pasadena
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Race car driver. Born in Italy in 1883 and emigrated to the U.S. before the turn of the century. Won nearly 2000 races over 25 years of competing. Competed in 10 Indy 500's and won in 1915. Had a record of leading 613 laps at Indy, a record that stood until it was broken by Al Unser, Sr. in 1987. Inductee in the Motor Sports Hall of Fame. Died in 1956 at the age of 73. 
 
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Holy Cross Cemetery
Culver City
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Ralph DePalma
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