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Nationality, date, ageDriverInformation
Belgian, 18 September 1953, aged 26Fatal crash in Modena GP practice
British, 9 July 1955, aged 26Fatal crash during Leinster Trophy race
Italian, 14 March 1957, aged 26Died instantly in test session crash at Modena Autodrome
Spanish, 12 May 1957, aged 28Fatal crash in Mille Miglia, co-pilot and nine spectators killed aswell
British, 3 August 1958, aged 26Died from critical head injuries suffered when crashing in the German GP
British, 25 October 1958, aged 28Suffered severe burns when crashing at Moroccan GP, died six days later
British, 22 January 1959, aged 29Road accident in Guildford, England, possibly in illegal street race
British, 19 June 1960, aged 22Decapitated when crashing into the barbed wire in Belgian GP
British, 19 June 1960, aged 26Collision with a bird in Belgian GP, causing him to crash into a field
Canadian, 2 July 1962, aged 22Died in hospital after crashing in a Formula Junior race in Reims, France
Mexican, 1 November 1962, aged 20Fatal crash after suspension failure in practice for Mexican GP
American, 28 February 1964, aged 26Died instantly when crashing into a tree during practice for a Tasman Series event in Longford
Italian, 23 October 1967, aged 29Died in a Formula 3 race in Italy when colliding with wreckage on the track
Nationality, date, ageDriverInformation
British, 21 June 1970, aged 28Suffered broken neck when crashing in Dutch GP
Austrian, 5 September 1970, aged 28Death in practice of Italian GP, suffering fatal throat injuries
Italian, 10 January 1971, aged 29Burned to his death after a collision in the 1000 km Buenos Aires race
British, 29 July 1973, aged 25Died of asphyxiation after crashing in Dutch GP
French, 6 October 1973, aged 29Killed instantly in qualifying crash for United States GP
Austrian, 6 October 1974, aged 25Decapitated when crashing into Armco barrier in United States GP
British, 29 November 1975, aged 23Both him and Graham Hill were killed when their plane crashed in foggy conditions
British, 5 March 1977, aged 27Died instantly when being struck by a fire extinguisher after running over a marshall in the South African GP
Swedish, 20 October 1978, aged 29Died after a nine month struggle due to testicular cancer
Italian, 13 June 1982, aged 23Fatally injured when crashing into Didier Pironi's car at the start of the Canadian GP
German, 1 September 1985, aged 27Died of internal injuries after crashing in the 1000 km of Spa sportscar race
Italian, 15 May 1986, aged 28Died of asphyxiation after crashing in a test session at Paul Ricard circuit
French, 17 July 2015, aged 25Succumbed to severe head injures he suffered when crashing in the Japanese GP nine months prior

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