Daijiro Kato

 

Age: 26

 

Summary: Japanese motorcycle racer who won the World title in the 250cc in 2001, and who was considered Japan's top rider.

 

 

Cause of Death: Head and neck injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident

 

Born: July 4, 1976

 

Died: April 20, 2003

 

Location: Suzuka, Japan