Thursday 27th July 1933
Born on this day, Chris Lawrence,a British former racing driver from England. Born in Ealing, London, he participated regularly in the Le Mans 24 Hours race and in two World Championship Formula One Grands Prix, driving a special Cooper-Ferrari, debuting on 16 July 1966. He scored no championship points.
Lawrence later founded the London-based company LawrenceTune, constructors of the Morgan +4 Super Sports (racing version).He died of cancer aged 78.