By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 07/02/19, 5:00AM EDT
He won 200 races during his career...
July 2, 1937 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Richard Petty was born. He won 200 races during his career and was one of the greatest drivers of all time. Known to his fans as “The King,” Petty was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1973.