AMA Motorcycle Hall of Famer Bill Baird falls ill

Cards and letters appreciated

AMA News Author (no byline)

AMA Motorcycle Hall of Famer Bill Baird is a bit under the weather these days.

Bill Baird

Baird was a leading AMA National Enduro rider from the mid-1950s to the late 1960s. Baird won seven consecutive national enduro championships during the ‘60s.

In addition to being a top competitor, Baird was also a key figure in the AMA, serving on the Board of Trustees for 21 years and being one of the driving forces behind the formation of the Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum through his activities for the American Motorcycle Heritage Foundation. Baird is also an avid motorcycle collector. Several of his machines have been displayed at the Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum.

He was inducted into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame in 1999. His full biography can be found here.

Uplifting letters or cards can be sent to Bill and Millie Baird, c/o Lou Ann Baird-Klaes, 4078 Defender Way, Roswell, GA 30075.