Rene Thomas

Rene Thomas, 1919. Originally in the Indianapolis Star, 30th May 1919, so copyright lapsed. JPEG copyright, Richard Jenkins, 2010.

Rene Thomas, 1919. Originally in the Indianapolis Star, 30th May 1919, so copyright lapsed. JPEG copyright, Richard Jenkins, 2010.

Born:

07 Mar 1886
Perigueux

Rene Thomas. Copyright Ferret Fotographic, 2013. Used with Permission.

Rene Thomas. Copyright Ferret Fotographic, 2013. Used with Permission.

Died:

23 Sep 1975
Columbes

Nationality:

France

Indy 500s:

4 (1914-1921)

Became an aviator and World War 1 pilot. Started off his career as a cyclist.