Richard Petty is known to NASCAR fans as "The King" and as the driver of "Ol' 43." He became a record-breaking legend over three decades of auto racing. Petty, the son of driver Lee Petty, drove his first professional race in 1958...
July 2, 1937 (age
Level Cross, North Carolina
Richard Lee Petty (born July 2, 1937), nicknamed The King, is a former NASCAR
driver who raced in the Strictly Stock/Grand National Era and the NASCAR ...
Jan 5, 2017 ... Richard Petty is a champion NASCAR driver who racked up a record 200 wins.
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Richard Lee Petty was born on July 2, 1938 in Level Cross, North Carolina, near
the town of Randleman. (Click here for today's sports birthdays.) His parents ...
Richard Petty was born on July 2, 1937 in Level Cross, North Carolina. He was
the son of three-time NASCAR Grand National champion driver Lee Petty and his
The King of stock car racing, Richard Petty retired from NASCAR competition
after the 1992 season. During his storied career, he won 200 Winston Cup ...
Biography of Richard Petty, stock car racing champion of 32 years driving on the
NASCAR Winston Cup circuit with a record 200 victories.
Mar 25, 2014 ... She married the seven-time champion in 1959, told USA TODAY Sports in 2008
of NASCAR: 'I don't like what it's become'
Richard Lee Petty was born on July 2, 1937, in Randleman, N.C., the son of one
of stock-car racing's early pioneers, Lee Petty, who in the fifties would win three ...