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Paul F. Russo
Birth: Apr. 10, 1914
Death: Feb. 13, 1976

Race Car Driver. 14-time veteran of the Indianapolis 500. He registered Top Ten finishes in the 1941, 1949, 1950, 1954, 1957 and 1959 Classics. In his best finish, Russo drove a NOVI Special to 4th place in 1957. The previous year, starting 8th, he quickly took the lead, only to crash into the first turn wall when a tire blew early into his 22nd lap. 
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 78, Lot 83
 
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Record added: May 15, 1998
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Paul F. Russo
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Requiescat in pacem, Mr. Russo. You were quite a character and quite a driver.
- Joe Yeager
 Added: Dec. 4, 2013

- bob tarte
 Added: Dec. 2, 2013
God bless you today and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Apr. 11, 2013
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