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Today in History: November 7

November 07, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1976: Dave Marcis wins the Dixie 500 at Atlanta and leads 224 laps, the most of his Cup career. Marcis wins by two car lengths in front of David Pearson, and Donnie Alison is third. Marcis starts 883 Cup races from 1968 to 2002, winning five times.