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Gil Andersen

Gil Andersen, 1915. Originally in the Library of Congress, 1915, so copyright lapsed. JPEG copyright, Richard Jenkins, 2010.

Gil Andersen, 1915. Originally in the Library of Congress, 1915, so copyright lapsed. JPEG copyright, Richard Jenkins, 2010.

Born:

27 Nov 1879
Horten, Norway

Died:

26 Jul 1935
Logansport, Indiana, USA

Nationality:

United States/Norway

Indy 500s:

6 (1911-1916)

Born in Norway, but later a US citizen, Gil worked as an engineer for Stutz, then later worked for Revere Motor Company in Indiana. Prior to racing, Gil qualified and worked as a marine engineer.

Biography last updated 19 Jun 2015