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Juan Manuel Fangio (1911–1995)

Juan Manuel Fangio was considered one of the greatest racing drivers of all time, thanks in part to his five World Championships that he won during the 1950s. He was son of an Italian immigrant, who moved to Argentina at the turn of the century. Fangio worked in a garage at an early age and was always fascinated by automobiles. Fangio started ... See full bio »


(age 84) in Buenos Aires, Argentina

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O Fabuloso Fittipaldi
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 1966 Grand Prix (racing driver)
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 1998 A Star Named Ayrton Senna (Video documentary)
 1983 Formule Villeneuve
 1980 Fangio: Una vita a 300 all'ora (Documentary)
 1973 O Fabuloso Fittipaldi (Documentary)
 1954 Buenos Aires en relieve (Documentary short)
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 2011 Formula 1's 60th Anniversary: Plus Ça Change (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - World Champion 1951, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957
 2010 Las tragedias de los famosos (TV Series)
- Daniel Urrutia (2010) ... Himself
 2007 Protagonistas del recuerdo (TV Series)
- Ismael Merlo (2007) ... Himself
 2005 Algo habrán hecho (TV Series documentary)
- Un posible comienzo... (2005) ... Himself
 2004 Monaco - Le circuit des princes (TV Movie documentary)

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Won 24 F1 World Championship races, 28 pole positions and had 23 Fastest race laps. See more »


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