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Billy Vukovich, III
Birth: Aug. 31, 1963
Death: Nov. 25, 1990
Bakersfield
California, USA

Race Car Driver. Born in Fresno, California, he was a third-generation driver grandson of Bill Vukovich I and son of Bill Vukovich II. Vukovich III not only had the name but a spectacular driving record. In 1988, he was Indianapolis 500 Race Rookie of the Year and also a three time veteran of the Indy 500 (1988-90). He won 12 of 17 USAC super modified races, including seven straight and a record for most consecutive victories in a single season. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Sprint-car accident at Mesa Marin Raceway
 
Burial:
Belmont Memorial Park
Fresno
Fresno County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 28, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 5787
Billy Vukovich, III
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Billy Vukovich, III
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