British isles Grand Prix driver who died at age 26 carrying out a vicious crash on the 1939 Belgian Grand Prix. He’s remembered for earning events just like the 1938 German Grand Prix in his Mercedes-Benz W154. He went to Rugby College and Trinity University, Cambridge before you begin his racing profession in 1934. He infamously provided a Nazi salute while atop the podium after earning the 1938 German Grand Prix. He was created to wealthy dad William John Beattie Seaman and his wife, Lilian Mary. He and Wolfgang Von Vacations are both German competition car motorists whose lives had been cut tragically brief by fatal accidents during races.