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 Mauri Rose

Mauri Rose

Birth
Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
Death 1 Jan 1981 (aged 74)
Royal Oak, Oakland County, Michigan, USA
Burial Troy, Oakland County, Michigan, USA
Plot Garden of Prayer, Section C, Grave #275
Memorial ID 19749 · View Source
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Three-time winner of the Indianapolis 500 in 1941, 1947 and 1948. Was portrayed as an Indianapolis 500 rival of Clark Gable's "Mike Brannan" character in the racing movie, "To Please A Lady." Rose was also a talented automotive engineer. After appearing among the guests of honor at the 1980 Indianapolis 500, Rose died on New Year's Day, 1981.

Bio by: Warrick L. Barrett


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 25 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19749
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mauri Rose (26 May 1906–1 Jan 1981), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19749, citing White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery, Troy, Oakland County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .