Martin and its television adaptation Game of Thrones. He is a prominent point of view character in the novels, having the most chapters out of all at Based on an idea that came to Martin while writing the novel Windhaven Tyrion has been called one of the author's finest creations and most popular characters by The New York Times.
John Rice, one-half of a diminutive celebrity duo, did not die from a heart attack but suffocated during a pre-surgical procedure to put a tube down his throat, according to a lawsuit filed Monday by his twin brother against Good Samaritan Medical Center and a local anesthesiologist. The hospital and Dr. Wayne Weidenbaum tried to cover up the error but the cause of death came to light, the suit alleges, after an organ donor representative notified the Medical Examiner's Office of the need for an autopsy, noting that Rice's apparent heart attack occurred during a routine leg surgery.
Anthony Joseph Foyt, Jr. His open wheel racing includes United States Automobile Club Champ carssprint carsand midget cars. He won several major sports car racing events.
Military slang is a set of colloquial terms which are unique to or which originated with military personnel. They are often abbreviations or derivatives of the NATO Phonetic Alphabetor otherwise incorporating aspects of formal military concepts and terms. Military slang is also used to reinforce the usually friendly interservice rivalries.
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As a team ownerhe has won Monster Energy Cup titles in with himself and in with Kevin Harvick as drivers. From tohe drove the No. InStewart became the first owner-driver since Alan Kulwicki to win the Cup Series championship, which ended Jimmie Johnson 's streak of consecutive championships at five.
Mario Gabriele Andretti born February 28, is an Italian -born American former racing driver, one of the most successful Americans in the history of the sport. He also won races in midget cars and sprint cars. Andretti had a long career in racing.
William John Vukovich Sr. Several drivers of his generation have referred to Vukovich as the greatest ever in American motorsport. Before he began Indy racing, Vukovich drove midget cars for the Edelbrock dirt track racing team.
She is the most successful woman in the history of American open-wheel racing —her victory in the Indy Japan is the only win by a woman in an IndyCar Series race. Born to a working-class family in Beloit, WisconsinPatrick began karting at the age of ten and achieved early success by winning her class in the World Karting Association Grand National Championship three times in the mids. She dropped out of high school with her parents' permission inand moved to the United Kingdom to further her career.
For a while there was a separate series of specifications for championship cars designed to be run on dirt, rather than paved, tracks. The "triple crown" is earned in USAC racing when a driver claims all three national championships silver crown, sprint car, and midget car. Only two drivers, Tony Stewart and J.