NASCAR legend who was simply a four-time champion from the Indianapolis 500 competition. He was inducted in to the Country wide Sprint Car Hall of Popularity in 1990. He fell out of senior high school to become mechanic. He established a USAC record with 159 profession victories. Wedded Lucy Zarr in 1955 and provides two sons, A.J. Foyt III and Jerry, and a little girl, Terry Lynn. He dropped the 1971 Daytona 500 to Champ Richard Petty.