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 Antonio Ascari

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Antonio Ascari Famous memorial

Birth
Sorgà, Provincia di Verona, Veneto, Italy
Death
26 Jul 1925 (aged 36)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial
Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Plot
Rep. 15 - giardino 383 - num. manufatto 0002
Memorial ID
10379342 View Source

Auto Racing Champion. A former car salesman, he began racing professionally in 1919, always driving Alfa Romeos. He won the Italian Grand Prix in 1924 and the European Grand Prix in 1925. Ascari was killed in a crash while competing in the French Grand Prix in July 1925. His son was auto racing legend Alberto Ascari, and the two are buried together.

Auto Racing Champion. A former car salesman, he began racing professionally in 1919, always driving Alfa Romeos. He won the Italian Grand Prix in 1924 and the European Grand Prix in 1925. Ascari was killed in a crash while competing in the French Grand Prix in July 1925. His son was auto racing legend Alberto Ascari, and the two are buried together.

Bio by: Bobb Edwards


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Bobb Edwards
  • Added: 26 Jan 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 10379342
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/10379342/antonio-ascari: accessed ), memorial page for Antonio Ascari (15 Sep 1888–26 Jul 1925), Find a Grave Memorial ID 10379342, citing Cimitero Monumentale di Milano, Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy; Maintained by Find a Grave.