Ayrton Senna da Silva was a Brazilian car driver and Formula 1 driver. He died at the age of 34 during a tragic accident at the 1994 Grand Prix of San Marino.
He completed his first race at the age of 13. In 1973 he won the first race. In 1977 he became a go-kart champion of South America. However, he never won the World Championship title in karting.