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Today in History: June 13

June 13, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1959: Junior Johnson wins a 200-lap race at Greeneville-Pickens (S.C.) Speedway for his 15th Cup victory. Johnson takes the checkered flag all alone on the half-mile dirt track, finishing more than two laps ahead of second-place Roy Tyner and third-place Lee Petty.