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Niki Lauda
Partners of 
Niki Lauda

3 x Formula 1 World Champion
Niki Lauda

Andreas Nikolaus Lauda




Tuesday 22 Feb 1949


20 May 2019

Niki Lauda
Bio Details

Full name

Andreas Nikolaus Lauda





Date of birth

Tuesday 22 Feb 1949

Birth place

Vienna, Austria

Date of death:

20 May 2019

Place of death

Vienna, Austria


Airline Owner

Racing Driver (1968 - 1985)

Almost killed in 1976 while racing for his second Formula One world title after his Ferrari caught fire. He was saved by a fellow driver, Arturo Merzario, who dived into the burning car to unbuckle Niki's safety harness.  He suffered severe burns and was expected to die.  6 weeks later he returned to motor racing winning his second championship in 1977.  He went on to win his third in 1984.
Retired from motorcar racing in 1985 and set up his own airline called Lauda Air.

Niki Lauda Siblings

Florian Lauda


Partners of 
Niki Lauda

Birgit Lauda


2 children together

25 Aug 2008



1 child together

relationship began circa 1981
until circa 1982

Marlene Lauda


2 children together

married 11 Mar 1976
divorce 1991

Mariella Reininghaus


relationship began about 1971
until about 1975

Ursula Pischinger


relationship began about 1968
until before 1971

Niki Lauda Children

Lukas Lauda

born 1979, age 40 (approx.)
with Marlene Lauda

Matthias Lauda

born 1981, age 38
with Marlene Lauda

Christoph Lauda

born 1982, age 37 (approx.)
with Unknown

Max Lauda

born 2009, age 9 (approx.)
with Birgit Lauda

Mia Lauda

born 2009, age 9 (approx.)
with Birgit Lauda

Niki Lauda Partner(s) Other Children


Niki Lauda Family

Niki Lauda's parents:

Niki Lauda's father is Ernst-Peter Lauda Niki Lauda's mother was Elisabeth Lauda

Niki Lauda's children:

Niki Lauda's son is Lukas Lauda Niki Lauda's son is Matthias Lauda Niki Lauda's son is Christoph Lauda Niki Lauda's son is Max Lauda Niki Lauda's daughter is Mia Lauda

Niki Lauda's current partners:

Niki Lauda's wife was Birgit Lauda

Niki Lauda's former partners:

Niki Lauda's former wife is Marlene Lauda Niki Lauda had a relationship with Mariella Reininghaus Niki Lauda had a relationship with Ursula Pischinger

Niki Lauda's siblings:

Niki Lauda's brother is Florian Lauda

Niki Lauda's grandparents:

Niki Lauda's grandfather is Dr Emil von Linhart Niki Lauda's grandfather was Hans Lauda Niki Lauda's grandmother is Emmi Lauda

Niki Lauda's great grandparents:

Niki Lauda's great grandfather was Ernst Lauda Niki Lauda's great grandmother is Maria Lauda

Niki Lauda's step-grandparents:

Niki Lauda's step-grandmother is Helga Lauda

Niki Lauda's uncles and aunts:

Niki Lauda's uncle is Heinz Lauda

Niki Lauda's great uncles and aunts:

Niki Lauda's great aunt is Maria Lauda Niki Lauda's great uncle was Ernst Lauda Niki Lauda's great uncle was Adolf Lauda

Niki Lauda's former in laws:

Niki Lauda's former sister in law is Renate Knauss Niki Lauda's former brother in law is Tilly Knauss