1911 - Indianapolis 500

Posted by WatchMojo on May. 11, 2009

http://www.WatchMojo.com looks back at the 20th Century. In 1911, on May 30th, the first Indianapolis 500 was held. There were over 80,000 spectators who paid a $1 admission fee. Ray Haroun won the first ever race with the help of his invention of the rear view mirror.

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