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Name: Gunnar Nilsson  
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Date of Birth: 20th October 1948
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Profession: Racing driver
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Gunnar Nilsson (20 November 1948 – 20 October 1978) was a well known Swedish racing driver. He won the 1975 British Formula Three Championship.

Nilsson entered 32 Formula One Grand Prix races and completed 31, with 1 win, the 1977 Belgian Grand Prix.

He died of testicular cancer and after his death his mother (Elisabeth Nilsson) created the Gunnar Nilsson's Cancer Foundation .

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