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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Monaco 2017 - Legendary F1 Drivers - James Hunt



COUNTRY: MONACO
ISSUE DATE: 8 March 2017 
STAMP SIZE: 83 x 31 mm
CIRCULATION: 52 000
STAMP DESIGN: Michel Verrando



James Hunt, a British driver born on 29 August 1947 in Belmont, England, competed in his first F1 Grand Prix event in Monaco in 1973. He became world champion in 1976, defeating Niki Lauda by a single point in the overall ranking. He ended his career in 1979 and died prematurely of a heart attack on 15 June 1993.

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Stamp images and description thanks to:
OETP - Office des Émissions de Timbres-Poste

OETP - Monaco Post