Count Graf Wolfgang Berghe 'Taffy' von Trips, Germany
1928-05-04 - 1961-09-10
F1 Career: Italy 1956 - Italy 1961
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At the 1961 Italian GP Wolfgang and Jim Clark came togeather and he crashed up a bank and along a fence packed with spectators before rolling back down to the track. Von Trips and 11 spectators where killed. Before the race he was leading the championchip. Von Trips's Ferrari team-mate Phil Hill won the race, and with it the drivers' championship.