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Damon Hill
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Born in Hampstead, London
Born on 17th of September 1960

Born 1960. Motor Racing Driver.

Son of world champion Graham Hill. Worked as a motorcycle courier to finance his racing career. Became test driver for Williamís Grand Prix team in 1991. Finished 16th in Grand Prix racing debut in 1992. Finished third overall in his first full season. Finished second to Michael Schumacher in 1994 & 1995. Won his last race for Williams in 1996 in Japan Grand Prix which made him world champion.

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