From The Telegraph: For James Dean fans it has been the ultimate unsolved riddle. Just who was behind the wheel the day the actor, only 24, died?
For 50 years, since his death in a car crash on September 30, 1955, Dean has been portrayed as a daredevil driver whose speeding and recklessness on the road caused his own death.
Now, new evidence has emerged proving that not only was Dean driving safely, but at a much lower speed than was believed at the time.
Check out the article for more. This was a death that had a big impact on me as a young guy.