John Young (Jackie) STEWART

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1939-06-11
Education Dumbarton Acad
Publications N/A
Recreations shooting, golf
Clubs RAC, RSAC, Br Racing Drivers' (pres 2000-06, vice-pres 2006-), Scottish Motor Racing (pres), R&A, Prestwick Golf, Gleneagles Golf, Loch Lomond Golf, Sunningdale Golf, Wentworth Golf, Geneva Golf, Domain & Imperial Golf
Style Sir Jackie Stewart, OBE
Career former racing driver; memb Scottish and Br Team for clay pigeon shooting; former Scottish, English, Irish, Welsh and Br Champion, won Coupe des Nations 1959 and 1960; first raced 1961, competed in 4 meetings driving for Barry Filer Glasgow 1961-62, drove for Ecurie Ecosse and Barry Filer winning 14 out of 23 starts 1963, 28 wins out of 53 starts 1964, drove Formula One for Br Racing Motors (BRM) 1965-67 then for Ken Tyrrell 1968-73, has won Australian, NZ, Swedish, Mediterranean, Japanese and many other non-championship maj int motor races, set new world record by winning 26 World Championship Grand Prix (Zandvoort) 1973, 27 (Nürburgring) 1973, third in World Championship 1965, second in 1968 and 1972, World Champion 1969, 1971 and 1973; fndr Stewart Grand Prix; Br Automobile Racing Club Gold Medal 1971 and 1973, Daily Express Sportsman of the Year 1971 and 1973, BBC Sports Personality of the Year 1973, Segrave Trophy 1973 and 2000, Scottish Sportsman of the Year 1968 and 1973, USA Sportsman of the Year 1973; film: Weekend of a Champion 1972, Racing Stewart 1997; pres Dyslexia Scotland, vice-pres Br Dyslexia Assoc; fndr, tstee and chm Grand Prix Mechanics Charitable Tst, vice-pres Scottish Int Educn Tst; global ambass Royal Bank of Scotland 2004, ambass Rolex; dir Moët Hennessy UK Ltd; memb Int Advsy Bd Scottish Parl; pres Springfield Club; hon prof St Andrews Univ; Hon PhD Lawrence Inst of Technol USA 1986, Hon PhD Glasgow Caledonian Univ 1993, hon degree Cranfield Univ 1998, hon dr Univ of Edinburgh 2006; Hon DEng: Heriot-Watt Univ 1996, Univ of Stirling 2001 (also hon prof)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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