motorsportsheroes: Angelo Bergamonti (March 18…

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Angelo Bergamonti (March 18, 1939 – April 4, 1971) was an Italian Grand Prix motorcycle road racer.

Bergamonti was born in Gussola.  His best year was in 1970 when he finished third in the 500cc world championship, behind his MV Agusta teammate Giacomo Agostini and Ginger Molloy.[1] Bergamonti was killed in 1971 during a race held on the city streets of Riccione.