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Today in History: July 18

July 18, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1925: Happy 86th birthday to Glen Wood, who will be part of the third class inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in January. Wood Brothers Racing -- headed by Glen and brother Len -- has won 98 Cup races, including the 2011 Daytona 500. Four of those wins were by Glen in the early '60s.