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Today in History: Oct. 25

October 25, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service, NASCAR.com

1961: Happy 50th birthday, Ward Burton. Jeff's older brother last raced in NASCAR's top two series in 2007. He had five wins in the Cup Series career, including the 2002 Daytona 500 and the 2001 Southern 500, one of two wins at Darlington. Burton also won four Nationwide races.