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Today in History: January 18

January 18, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service, NASCAR.com

1935: Ronnie Chumley, who started seven Cup Series races, is born on this day. After starting four races at Daytona in the 1960s, Chumley, of Houston, makes his final three NASCAR starts in Texas in 1971-72. His best finish was 12th in a field of 14 cars in the Space City 300 at Meyer Speedway in Houston.