The wealthy son of a Polish Count and Margaret Laura Astor Carey, a heiress to the Astor wealth, Louis Zborowski appeared on the international scene in 1923 racing for Aston Martin at Brooklands and in the 1923 French Grand Prix. He drove a Bugatti in the Indianapolis 500 and there he made a deal to drive an American Miller 122 in the Italian Grand Prix at Monza. He joined the Mercedes team for the 1924 season but died in one of their cars, after hitting a tree during the Italian Grand Prix.
Born: 20th of February 1895 in London, UK;
Died: 19th of October 1924 at Monza circuit, Italy, aged 29.