Birth Name: Ayrton Senna da Silva
Date of Birth: 21 March, 1960
Place of Birth: São Paulo, Brazil
Date of Death: 1 May, 1994
Place of Death: Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Ethnicity: Brazilian [Portuguese, Italian, possibly other]
Ayrton Senna was a Brazilian racing driver. A three time Formula One world championship winner, he is regarded as one of the greatest drivers of all time.
Ayrton was born into a wealthy family, the son of Neide Joanna Senna and Milton Guirado Theodoro da Silva.
Ayrton’s paternal grandfather was named Antonio Teodoro da Silva.
Ayrton’s maternal grandparents were João Senna and Maria. They were of Italian ancestry.
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