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A final farewell to motorsport’s single Triple Crown winner

©Twitter On this day in 1975, a somber mood enveloped St Albans Abbey in Hertfordshire as over 2000 people gathered to pay their respects to the late two-time F1 World Champion Graham Hill. An additional 2000 mourners stood outside the abbey, their presence a testament to the profound impact Hill had on the world of motorsport. Among the pallbearers was fellow racing legend Jackie Stewart, who stood alongside Hill's family and friends as they bid farewell to a true icon. Just a week prior, Hill's life was tragically cut short when the plane he was piloting crashed in heavy fog on a Hertfordshire golf course. Hill, along with five other members of the Embassy Hill team, including young...
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