Kurt Adolff

Kurt Adolff. Copyright Kurt Adolff, permission to use supplied to Gergely Gabris, 2009.

Kurt Adolff. Copyright Kurt Adolff, permission to use supplied to Gergely Gabris, 2009.

Born:

05 Nov 1921
Stuttgart

Kurt Adolff. Copyright Kurt Adolff, supplied by Gergely Gabris. 2010. Used with permission.

Kurt Adolff. Copyright Kurt Adolff, supplied by Gergely Gabris. 2010. Used with permission.

Died:

24 Jan 2012
Kreuth

Nationality:

Germany

Grands Prix:

1 (1953)

Passed away after a spell of ill-health. Retired early from driving, due to his business interests (he ran a textile company, being the scion of the family business), however he still watched the sport and kept links historically. A WW2 paratrooper, he also competed in bobsleigh, was a fine hunter and also worked as a consul to Chile.

Biography last updated 16 Mar 2013