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Today in History: August 31

August 31, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1991: Dale Earnhardt picks up the last of his three Nationwide Series wins at Darlington Raceway with a convincing victory in the Gatorade 200. Earnhardt leads the final 73 laps of the 147-lap race and beats second-place Michael Waltrip by 5.91 seconds. Todd Bodine finishes third.