Wolfgang Von Trips’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 4, 1928

Death Date

September 10, 1961

Age of Death

33 years

Cause of Death

Car Accident

Place of Death

Monza, Italy


Race Car Driver

The race car driver Wolfgang Von Trips died at the age of 33. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Got off to a promising start in his career with 2 wins and 6 podiums in 29 Formula One racing events before his life tragically came to an end in the aftermath of a crash during the 1961 Italian Grand Prix.

He made his debut in 1956 at the British Grand Prix, the same race where he would secure his final victory in 1961.

He won his first Formula One race in 1961 at the Dutch Grand Prix.