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British Motorcycle Racer Barry Sheene Born

Photo: Norman Quicke/Daily Express/Hulton Archive (Getty Images)On September 11, 1950, British motorcycle racer and certified icon Barry Sheene was born. Sheene would go on to win two Grand Prix motorcycle racing World Championships. His final 500cc championship title in 1977 would be the last time a British solo motorcyclist scored a world…
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