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Ernie Triplett

Ernie Triplett. Copyright Dolores Tipton, 2011. Used with Permission.

Ernie Triplett. Copyright Dolores Tipton, 2011. Used with Permission.

Born:

25 Sep 1906
Paris, Illinois

Died:

05 Mar 1934
El Centro, California

Nationality:

United States

Indy 500s:

4 (1929-1933)

Killed in a dirt racing accident. Raced at Indy from 1931 onwards. Had retired and his last, fatal race was a comeback event.