Corinna Schumacher (53) overwhelmed her feelings! In December 2013, her husband, Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher (53), suffered a serious head injury in a skiing accident. To this day, the former professional athlete is suffering from the consequences. Only his family, who has represented him at almost all public appearances since then, knows what his state of health really is. At an awards ceremony Michael now honored – corinna shed tears of emotion.
As picture reported, the father of two was honored last Wednesday at the State Prize of North Rhine-Westphalia for his charitable commitment. His wife and daughter were in the audience by proxy to accept the award on his behalf. But during the touching eulogy by Jean Todt (76) – Ex-Team Boss of Ferrari and a good friend of Schumi’s family – overpower corinna the emotions. As pictures of the event show, the 53-year-old fought back tears and Gina (25) seemed deeply touched by the Frenchman’s kind words.
“We were an unbeatable team. Michael loved working and the team loved working for him. We miss him here,” began jean to tell in his speech. The ex-racer went on to say that Michael have a wonderful family. “His wife corinna is – like my wife Michelle – one of the strongest women I know”he finally assured the audience.
Did you think that Jean’s words would make Corinna so emotional?
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