FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2001, file photo, Germany's F1 driver Michael Schumacher and his wife Corinna Schumacher, right, smile at each other during the official Ferrari World Champion photoshoot after the Grand Prix auto race in Budapest, Hungary. Schumacher's family, in a statement Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, has asked for understanding as it continues to keep details of his health private ahead of the seven-time Formula One champion's 50th birthday. Schumacher suffered serious head injuries in an accident while he was skiing with his teenage son Mick in the French Alps at Meribel on Dec. 29, 2013.
FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2001, file photo, Germany's F1 driver Michael Schumacher and his wife Corinna Schumacher, right, smile at each other during the official Ferrari World Champion photoshoot after the Grand Prix auto race in Budapest, Hungary. Schumacher's family, in a statement Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, has asked for understanding as it continues to keep details of his health private ahead of the seven-time Formula One champion's 50th birthday. Schumacher suffered serious head injuries in an accident while he was skiing with his teenage son Mick in the French Alps at Meribel on Dec. 29, 2013. Daniel Maurer, File AP Photo
FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2001, file photo, Germany's F1 driver Michael Schumacher and his wife Corinna Schumacher, right, smile at each other during the official Ferrari World Champion photoshoot after the Grand Prix auto race in Budapest, Hungary. Schumacher's family, in a statement Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, has asked for understanding as it continues to keep details of his health private ahead of the seven-time Formula One champion's 50th birthday. Schumacher suffered serious head injuries in an accident while he was skiing with his teenage son Mick in the French Alps at Meribel on Dec. 29, 2013. Daniel Maurer, File AP Photo