Michael Schumacher (born 3 January 1969) is a German retired racing driver. Schumacher is a seven-time Formula One (F1) World Champion and is widely regarded as one of the greatest F1 drivers of all time. He was named Laureus World Sportsman of the Year twice. He holds many of...Wikipedia
Born: 3rd January, 1969, Hurth, North Rhine - Westphalia, West Germany
Height: 5' 8½" (174 cm)
Claim to Fame: Seven-time F1 World Drivers' Champion (1994, 1995, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004)
Is the second most paid athlete on the market, behind Tiger Woods
Record Formula 1 World Champion winning 7 titles: 1994, 1995 (with Benetton-Renault), 2000-04 (with Ferrari). He won record breaking 87 races to date.
German magazine under fire for 'misleading' cover showing Michael Schumacher and the headline 'He sits in the sun', months after similar front page with 'Awake!' headline
Die Aktuelle, a women's lifestyle magazine, published controversial cover
Shows picture of Michael Schumacher in sunglasses with wife Corinna
But image was actually taken in St Moritz, Switzerland, in January 2013
Was criticised for previous headline 'Woke Up' with picture of Schumacher
By ALEXANDRA WILLIAMS IN GENEVA
PUBLISHED: 10:53 GMT, 27 November 2014 | UPDATED: 13:39 GMT, 27 November 2014
A German magazine has come under fire for a front-cover photograph of Michael Schumacher in sunglasses and a winter coat with the words: 'What luck! He... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 2 months ago
New title leader Lewis Hamilton aiming to join Suzuka winners' roster at sixth attempt
Hamilton yet to finish higher than third at famous Japanese track; Both Lewis & Nico hope Mercedes have put unreliability behind them
By James Galloway.
Last Updated: 29/09/14 2:15pm
Lewis Hamilton has set his sights on joining the ‘greats of Formula 1’ in finally winning at Suzuka on Sunday on a weekend in which the Briton is also aiming to consolidate his newly-gained leadership of the World Championship.
Although Hamilton has enjoyed victory in Japan... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 4 months ago
Latest as German F1 legend Michael Schumacher leaves Grenoble hospital intensive care nearly six months after skiing crash
Michael Schumacher is no longer in a coma and has left intensive care in Grenoble hospital nearly six months after his life-threatening skiing accident, his manager has confirmed.
On behalf of the Schumacher family, who have steered clear of the public eye, Sabine Kehm said the family were “sure” the wishes of fans had helped the seven-time Formula One champion recover and begin his rehabilitation.
In a statement, Kehm said:... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 7 months ago
Michael Schumacher Condition Update: F1 Great in Now Coma for More than Five Months; Rumors Dispelled by Manager
By Jack Phillips, Epoch Times | June 1, 2014
Michael Schumacher, the seven-time Formula One champion, has been in a coma for more than five months, and there’s been little new information about his condition.
The Mirror newspaper in the United Kingdom points out that there’s been next to no updates regarding the condition of Schumacher, 45.
The ex-F1 champ hit his head on snow-covered rocks while he was skiing in the French Alps in late December.
Since there’s been few updates about his condition, outside experts are saying that he might be in... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 8 months ago
30 March 2014
Michael Schumacher's wife is building a £10 million medical suite in the couple's home to enable him to leave hospital.
Corinna Schumacher is reported to be installing the fully-equipped facility at their house on the banks of Lake Geneva in Switzerland.
The 45-year-old Formula One champion's skiing incident occurred three months ago. He has been in a medically-induced coma at Grenble University Hospital in France.
Doctors say it's highly unlikely he will ever wake up.
Schumacher's doctor GaryHartstein said last week that... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 10 months ago
I am what I am by Michael Schumacher.
"At the start, everything went great and we made up places as we had been hoping for,"