Arthur Greiner

Race car driver, Deceased Person

1884 – 1916

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Who was Arthur Greiner?

Arthur Greiner was an American racecar driver, and historically the first to finish last in the Indianapolis 500. Greiner crashed on the backstretch after completing twelve laps in the inaugural race. His riding mechanic Sam Dickson was killed in the accident, becoming the first Indianapolis 500 fatality.

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Born
1884
Chicago
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Died
Dec 15, 1916

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on July 23, 2013

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