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Driver birthdays and races run on August 9th

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Races run on August 9th:
DateRace NameLocationSeriesWinner
08-09-1913 Santa Monica RaceSanta Monica Road Race CourseAAA Champ Car SeriesEarl Cooper
08-09-1953 1953-26Occoneechee SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalCurtis Turner
08-09-1959 Nashville 300Nashville SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalJoe Lee Johnson
08-09-1961 1961-38Bowman Gray StadiumNASCAR Grand NationalRex White
08-09-1964 1964-20Oregon International RacewayPacific Coast Late Model DivisionRon Hornaday
08-09-1964 Western North Carolina 500Asheville-Weaverville SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalNed Jarrett
08-09-1980 Illiana ARCA 100Illiana Motor SpeedwayARCA Racing SeriesBob Schacht
08-09-1986 Race 4Watkins Glen InternationalIROCAl Unser, Jr.
08-09-1987 Armed Forces 200Tacoma DomeNASCAR Winston West SeriesChad Little
08-09-1987 Hungarian Grand PrixHungaroringFormula OneNelson Piquet
08-09-1987 Busch 200Langley Field SpeedwayNASCAR Busch Grand National SeriesLarry Pollard
08-09-1989 Busch Twin 100'sThompson SpeedwayNASCAR Busch North SeriesBobby Dragon
08-09-1989 Busch Twin 100sThompson SpeedwayNASCAR Winston Modified TourReggie Ruggiero
08-09-1992 1992-08Burke Lakefront AirportFirestone / Dayton Indy LightsFranck Freon
08-09-1992 Budweiser Grand Prix of ClevelandBurke Lakefront AirportCARTEmerson Fittipaldi
08-09-1992 Budweiser At The GlenWatkins Glen InternationalNASCAR Winston CupKyle Petty
08-09-1997 Miller 200 Race 1Mid-Ohio Sports Car CourseNorth American Touring Car ChampionshipDavid Donohue
08-09-1997 Stevens Beil / Genuine Parts 200Flemington SpeedwayNASCAR Craftsman Truck SeriesRon Hornaday, Jr.
08-09-1997 Burnham Boilers 150Watkins Glen InternationalNASCAR Busch North SeriesTed Christopher
08-09-1997 Kendall Oil 201Riverhead RacewayNASCAR Featherlite Modified TourMike Ewanitsko
08-09-1997 Arndt & Herman Windows 200Caraway SpeedwaySlim Jim All-Pro SeriesSteven Christian
08-09-1997 Miller 200 Race 2Mid-Ohio Sports Car CourseNorth American Touring Car ChampionshipDavid Donohue
08-09-1997 Rick Warner 125Suntana RacewaysNASCAR Featherlite Southwest TourDoug McCoun
08-09-1998 Lake Geneva 125Lake Geneva RacewayRE/MAX Challenge SeriesSteve Carlson
08-09-1998 Miller Lite 200Mid-Ohio Sports Car CourseCARTAdrian Fernandez
08-09-1998 The Bud at the GlenWatkins Glen InternationalNASCAR Winston CupJeff Gordon
08-09-2002 Bully Hill Vineyards 250Watkins Glen InternationalGrand American Road Racing SeriesRob Dyson
Butch Leitzinger
08-09-2002 Waste Management 200Nashville SuperspeedwayARCA Re/Max SeriesFrank Kimmel
08-09-2003 Miller Lite 250Illiana Motor SpeedwayHooters Pro Cup SeriesJeff Agnew
08-09-2003 Waste Management 200Nashville SuperspeedwayARCA Re/Max SeriesMario Gosselin
08-09-2003 Coors Light 125Montana Raceway ParkRaybestos Northwest SeriesWes Rhodes
08-09-2003 Gateway 100Gateway International RacewayInfiniti / Indy Pro SeriesJeff Simmons
08-09-2003 Couche-Tarde 200Autodrome St. EustacheCASCAR Super SeriesD.J. Kennington
08-09-2003 Mohegan Sun 150 Presented by PepsiWatkins Glen InternationalNASCAR Busch North SeriesTed Christopher
08-09-2003 Gold Pan 200Gold Pan SpeedwayCASCAR West SeriesDaryl Harr
08-09-2006 Music City 100Music City MotorplexNASCAR Autozone Midwest SeriesJ.R. Norris
08-09-2006 Music City 100Music City MotorplexNASCAR Autozone Southeast SeriesJ.R. Norris
08-09-2008 Generac 500Road AmericaAmerican Le Mans SeriesLucas Luhr
Marco Werner
08-09-2008 Full Throttle Energy Drink 200Mosport SpeedwayNASCAR Canadian Tire SeriesKerry Micks
08-09-2008 48th Annual Superclean Knoxville NationalsKnoxville RacewayExhibition / UnclassifiedDonny Schatz
08-09-2008 Kentucky 100Kentucky SpeedwayFirestone Indy Lights SeriesDillon Battistini
08-09-2008 Miller Lite 250South Boston SpeedwayHooters Pro Cup SeriesBenny Gordon
08-09-2008 Toyota 150Nashville SuperspeedwayARCA Re/Max SeriesScott Speed
08-09-2008 Toyota Tundra 200Nashville SuperspeedwayNASCAR Craftsman Truck SeriesJohnny Benson, Jr.
08-09-2008 Meijer Indy 300 Presented by Pepsi and Edy'sKentucky SpeedwayIndyCar SeriesScott Dixon
08-09-2008 Zippo 200 at the GlenWatkins Glen InternationalNASCAR Nationwide SeriesMarcos Ambrose
08-09-2009 Mid-Ohio 100Mid-Ohio Sports Car CourseFirestone Indy Lights SeriesJames Davison
08-09-2009 Honda Indy 200 at Mid-OhioMid-Ohio Sports Car CourseIndyCar SeriesScott Dixon
08-09-2012 Budweiser King of Beers 150Thompson SpeedwayNASCAR Whelen Modified TourDonny Lia
08-09-2014 Beech Ridge 150Beech Ridge Motor SpeedwayACT Late Model TourNick Sweet
08-09-2014 Federated Auto Parts 200Berlin RacewayARCA Racing SeriesGrant Enfinger
08-09-2014 Zippo 200 at the GlenWatkins Glen InternationalNASCAR Nationwide SeriesMarcos Ambrose
08-09-2014 54th Annual FVP Knoxville NationalsKnoxville RacewayExhibition / UnclassifiedDonny Schatz
08-09-2015 Continental Tire Road Race ShowcaseRoad AmericaTudor United SportsCar ChampionshipDane Cameron
Eric Curran
08-09-2015 Cheez-It 355 at the GlenWatkins Glen InternationalNASCAR Sprint CupJoey Logano
08-09-2017 Budweiser King of Beers 150Thompson Speedway Motorsports ParkNASCAR Whelen Modified TourRyan Preece
08-09-2020 Emirates 70th Anniversary Grand PrixSilverstone CircuitFormula OneMax Verstappen
08-09-2020 Berlin ePrix Race 4TempelhofringABB Formula E SeriesJean-Eric Vergne
08-09-2020 Consumers Energy 400Michigan International SpeedwayNASCAR Cup SeriesKevin Harvick
08-09-2020 VizCom 200Michigan International SpeedwayARCA Menards SeriesRiley Herbst


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

Drivers born on August 9th:
DriverBirthdate
  Billy Knipper08-09-1882
  Joe Eubanks08-09-1925
  Len Sutton08-09-1925
  Lloyd Dane08-09-1925
  Billy Scott08-09-1935
  Patrick Depailler08-09-1944
  Ed Ash08-09-1948
  Ricardo Londono08-09-1949
  David Hart08-09-1957
  Mike Grady08-09-1959
  Kevin Riniker08-09-1960
  Philippe Thirion08-09-1963
  Alain Menu08-09-1963
  Sylvain Tremblay08-09-1965
  Roger Reuse08-09-1966
  Matt Dewey08-09-1967
  Andrew Fisher08-09-1967
  Kyle Shoemaker08-09-1968
  Eric Bana08-09-1968
  Basil Demeroutis08-09-1968
  Peter Hernandez08-09-1969
  Tracie Bellerose08-09-1969
  Mitch Pagerey08-09-1970
  Clemens Sparowitz08-09-1974
  Sebastiaan Bleekemolen08-09-1978
  Matt Hummel08-09-1980
  Jay Middleton08-09-1984
  Justin Johnson08-09-1985
  Luca Filippi08-09-1985
  David Polenz08-09-1991
  Giovanni Bromante08-09-2003