Born on 16th February 1979, Valentino Rossi is professional motorcycle racer from Italy who is regarded as one of the greatest in motorcyclist of all time. Rossi has won a total of 9 Grand Prix World Championships out of which 7 are of the premier class.
Won at the 1999 World Championships, with Aprilia Company in the 250 cc category, whichended in Argentina
Won in the 500 cc category at the 2001 World Championships, with Honda, which ended in Rio de Janerio, Brazil
Also dominated the 2002 and 2003 MotoGPWorld Championships, with Honda
Awarded the Winning Italy Award in 2010, by Italian foreign Minister Franco Frattini