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On this Date 1931 - HOF Junior Johnson Born in Wilkes County

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 06/28/19, 5:00AM EDT

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Junior Johnson was born in Wilkes County. He went on to become a great stock car driver and...

June 28, 1931 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Junior Johnson was born in Wilkes County.  He went on to become a great stock car driver and then owner in NASCAR and is a charter member of the NASCAR Hall of Fame.  He was enshrined into the NCSHOF in 1992.

Junior Johnson - NCSHOF