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Today in History: February 19

February 19, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service, NASCAR.com

1984: Cale Yarborough wins the Daytona 500 for the fourth and final time in his career. Yarborough beats Dale Earnhardt to the stripe by eight car-lengths, and Darrell Waltrip is third. Yarborough, who wins nine Cup races at Daytona, also won the 500 in 1968, '77 and '83.