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Today in History: March 1

March 01, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service, NASCAR.com

1941: Happy 70th birthday, Dave Marcis. From 1968 to 2002 -- 35 seasons -- Marcis started 883 Cup races, winning five. In 1975, he finished a career-best second in points, and in 1976 he won a career-high three races. Only Richard Petty (1,184) and Ricky Rudd (906) have started more Cup races.