Nelson Piquet

Nelson Piquet

Born: August 17, 1952

Nationality: Brazilian

Occupation: Celebrity

Biography: Nelson Piquet Souto Maior, known as Nelson Piquet, is a Brazilian former racing driver and businessman. Born as the son of a Brazilian politician, he had a brief career in tennis before losing interest in the sport. Piquet took up karting and hid his identity to prevent his father discovering his hobby.