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Driver birthdays and races run on April 28th

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Races run on April 28th:
DateRace NameLocationSeriesWinner
04-28-1956 1956-08Lancaster SpeedwayNASCAR Convertible SeriesLarry Odo
04-28-1956 1956-05South Mountain StadiumPacific Coast Late Model DivisionJim Reed
04-28-1957 1957-05Portland SpeedwayPacific Coast Late Model DivisionArt Watts
04-28-1957 1957-12Norfolk SpeedwayNASCAR Convertible SeriesCurtis Turner
04-28-1957 1957-13Greensboro FairgroundsNASCAR Grand NationalPaul Goldsmith
04-28-1957 1957-14Portland SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalArt Watts
04-28-1963 Gwyn Staley 400North Wilkesboro SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalRichard Petty
04-28-1965 Columbia 200Columbia SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalTiny Lund
04-28-1967 1967-15Savannah SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalBobby Allison
04-28-1968 Virginia 500Martinsville SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalCale Yarborough
04-28-1974 Grand Prix of SpainCircuito Permanente del JaramaFormula OneNiki Lauda
04-28-1974 Oran Park Under 3 LitreOran Park RacewayAustralian Touring Car ChampionshipRay Gulson
04-28-1974 Oran Park Over 3 LitreOran Park RacewayAustralian Touring Car ChampionshipAllan Moffat
04-28-1974 Virginia 500Martinsville SpeedwayNASCAR Winston CupCale Yarborough
04-28-1978 Winston Stockton 100Stockton 99 SpeedwayNASCAR Winston West SeriesTim Williamson
04-28-1982 WannerooWanneroo ParkAustralian Touring Car ChampionshipAllan Grice
04-28-1984 Nashville 200Nashville SpeedwayNASCAR Busch Grand National SeriesJack Ingram
04-28-1985 AC-Delco 200Sears Point International RacewayNASCAR Winston West SeriesHershel McGriff
04-28-1985 Spring GreenCatamount StadiumCoors TourJoey Kourafas
04-28-1985 Eurovox TrophyCalder Park ThunderdomeAustralian Touring Car ChampionshipJim Richards
04-28-1985 Sovran Bank 500Martinsville SpeedwayNASCAR Winston CupHarry Gant
04-28-1990 Miller Genuine Draft 125Wenatchee Valley Super OvalNASCAR Winston Northwest TourRon Eaton
04-28-1990 Raven Boats 150Martinsville SpeedwayNASCAR Winston Modified TourJeff Fuller
04-28-1990 U-Can-Rent 200Lanier SpeedwayNASCAR Busch Grand National SeriesChuck Bown
04-28-1991 Kil-Kare Icebreaker 125Kil-Kare SpeedwayARCA Permatex SuperCar SeriesDave Weltmeyer
04-28-1991 Grand Prix of San MarinoAutodromo Enzo & Dino FerrariFormula OneAyrton Senna
04-28-1991 Lakeside #1Lakeside International RacewayAustralian Touring Car ChampionshipJim Richards
04-28-1991 Hanes 500Martinsville SpeedwayNASCAR Winston CupDale Earnhardt
04-28-1996 Calder Park #3Calder Park ThunderdomeAustralian Touring Car ChampionshipGlenn Seton
04-28-1996 Calder Park #2Calder Park ThunderdomeAustralian Touring Car ChampionshipRussell Ingall
04-28-1996 Calder Park #1Calder Park ThunderdomeAustralian Touring Car ChampionshipCraig Lowndes
04-28-1996 Winston Select 500Talladega SuperspeedwayNASCAR Winston CupSterling Marlin
04-28-1996 Grand Prix of EuropeNurburgringFormula OneJacques Villeneuve
04-28-1996 Bosch Spark Plug Grand PrixNazareth SpeedwayCARTMichael Andretti
04-28-1996 Krew Orleans 150Lee USA SpeedwayNASCAR Busch North SeriesDave Dion
04-28-1996 1996-03Nazareth SpeedwayFirestone / Dayton Indy LightsDave DeSilva
04-28-2001 2001-03Texas Motor SpeedwayFirestone / Dayton Indy LightsDamien Faulkner
04-28-2001 zMAX Atlanta 500 ClassicAtlanta Motor SpeedwayIndy Racing Northern Light SeriesGreg Ray
04-28-2001 Ingles 200Greenville-Pickens SpeedwayGatorade All Pro SeriesWayne Anderson
04-28-2001 Iowa 300Hawkeye Downs SpeedwayASA National TourJohnny Sauter
04-28-2001 Pontiac Widetrack Grand Prix 200California SpeedwayNASCAR Winston West SeriesBrendan Gaughan
04-28-2001 Naturally Fresh Mountain Spring Water 250Coastal Plains RacewayHooters Pro Cup SeriesShane Huffman
04-28-2001 Auto Club 300California SpeedwayNASCAR Busch Grand National SeriesHank Parker, Jr.
04-28-2002 Marlboro Grand Prix of SpainCircuit de CatalunyaFormula OneMichael Schumacher
04-28-2002 Eastern Creek #3Eastern Creek RacewayV8 SupercarsMark Skaife
04-28-2002 NAPA Auto Parts 500California SpeedwayNASCAR Winston CupJimmie Johnson
04-28-2007 Aaron's 312Talladega SuperspeedwayNASCAR Busch SeriesBobby Labonte
04-28-2007 O'Reilly Auto Parts 250Kansas SpeedwayNASCAR Craftsman Truck SeriesErik Darnell
04-28-2007 Naturally Fresh 250Concord SpeedwayHooters Pro Cup SeriesChase Pistone
04-28-2007 Greased Lightning 150Greenville-Pickens SpeedwayNASCAR Busch East SeriesJoey Logano
04-28-2007 New England Dodge Dealers 150Oxford Plains SpeedwayACT Late Model TourRandy Potter
04-28-2007 Altamont 200Altamont Motorsports ParkNASCAR West SeriesMike David
04-28-2011 Blue Ox 100Richmond International RacewayNASCAR K&N Pro Series EastBubba Wallace
04-28-2011 Denny Hamlin Short Track ShowdownRichmond International RacewayExhibition / UnclassifiedDenny Hamlin
04-28-2012 Round 3Autodromo Internacional do AlgarveFIA Formula TwoLuciano Bacheta
04-28-2012 Utah Grand PrixMiller Motorsports ParkNASCAR K&N Pro Series WestGreg Pursley
04-28-2012 Capital City 400 Presented by Virginia is for LoveRichmond International RacewayNASCAR Sprint CupKyle Busch
04-28-2013 Merchants Bank 150Thunder Road International SpeedbowlACT Late Model TourBrian Hoar
04-28-2013 Kentuckiana Ford Dealers 200Salem SpeedwayARCA Racing SeriesTom Hessert III
04-28-2013 Carquest Tech-Net Spring SizzlerStafford Motor SpeedwayNASCAR Whelen Modified TourBobby Santos III
04-28-2018 Qatar Airways Paris ePrixCircuit des InvalidesABB Formula E SeriesJean-Eric Vergne
04-28-2018 Visit Hampton VA 150Langley SpeedwayNASCAR K&N Pro Series EastTyler Dippel
04-28-2018 Sparks Energy 300Talladega SuperspeedwayNASCAR Xfinity SeriesSpencer Gallagher
04-28-2019 Socar Azerbaijan Grand PrixBaku City CircuitFormula OneValtteri Bottas
04-28-2019 GEICO 500Talladega SuperspeedwayMonster Energy NASCAR CupChase Elliott
04-28-2019 Oxford 125Oxford Plains SpeedwayACT Late Model TourBryan Kruczek


Races shown are ones from any of the series tracked by racing-reference.info.

Drivers born on April 28th:
DriverBirthdate
  Frank Gelnaw04-28-1884
  Arthur Greiner04-28-1884
  Bill Lipscomb04-28-1901
  Al Miller04-28-1907
  Jim Romine04-28-1923
  Steve McGrath04-28-1925
  Eddie MacDonald04-28-1930
  Wayne Niedecken04-28-1931
  Karl Foitek04-28-1931
  Karl von Wendt04-28-1937
  Angelo Marcelli04-28-1949
  Didier Bonnet04-28-1949
  John Briggs04-28-1953
  Francois Jakubowski04-28-1958
  Duncan Dayton04-28-1959
  Tony Jankowiak04-28-1960
  Carl Rosenblad04-28-1969
  Kurt Kossmann04-28-1971
  Wes Russell04-28-1972
  Jason Setser04-28-1974
  Jimmy Cormier04-28-1975
  Peter London04-28-1980
  Mike Sweeney04-28-1981
  Donna Feldman04-28-1982
  Junior Strous04-28-1986
  Patrick Assenheimer04-28-1992
  Justin Haley04-28-1999