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Monday, April 13, 2015

Monaco 2015
Legendary F1 Drivers - Michele Alboreto





  :: MONACO 
   :: THEME: F1 - Michele Alboreto
    :: NOMINAL VALUE: 1.71 €
     :: ISSUE DATE: 5 March 2015
      :: STAMP DESIGN: Pierre Albuisson
       :ENGRAVING:  Pierre Albuisson
        :STAMP SIZE: 83 x 31 mm 
         :: CIRCULATION: 52 000 
     



An Italian racing driver born in 1956 in Milan, Michele Alboreto competed in 194 Formula 1 Grand Prix races between 1981 and 1994. In 1985, with Ferrari, he finished second in the world behind Alain Prost. In 1995, he switched to sports prototypes. He was killed in 2001 on the German Lausitz circuit while training for the Le Mans 24 Hours race. Michele Alboreto has remained in the hearts of his fellow Italians as a fiery, talented driver.  




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FIRST DAY COVER (FDC)
MONACO POST PRICE: 2.21