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Driver birthdays and races run on October 17th

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Races run on October 17th:
DateRace NameLocationSeriesWinner
10-17-1954 1954-36Martinsville SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalLee Petty
10-17-1954 Golden State 100California State FairgroundsAAA Champ Car SeriesJimmy Bryan
10-17-1964 Ascot Park 200Ascot ParkPacific Coast Late Model DivisionDick Bown
10-17-1965 National 400Charlotte Motor SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalFred Lorenzen
10-17-1969 1969-49Savannah SpeedwayNASCAR Grand NationalBobby Isaac
10-17-1970 1970_18Ascot ParkNASCAR Grand National WestJack McCoy
10-17-1971 Delaware 500Dover Downs International SpeedwayNASCAR Winston CupRichard Petty
10-17-1976 Race 3Riverside International RacewayIROCCale Yarborough
10-17-1981 Caesars Palace Grand PrixCaesars PalaceFormula OneAlan Jones
10-17-1982 Old Dominion 500Martinsville SpeedwayNASCAR Winston CupDarrell Waltrip
10-17-1982 Southern Auto Racing News 200Hickory SpeedwayNASCAR Budweiser Late Model Sportsman SeriesJack Ingram
10-17-1992 October Classic 200Mesa Marin RacewayNASCAR Featherlite Southwest TourRick Carelli
10-17-1993 Meineke Discount Mufflers 300Mesa Marin RacewayNASCAR Winston West SeriesBill Sedgwick
10-17-1993 Snap-On Tools World SeriesThompson SpeedwayNASCAR Winston Modified TourJeff Fuller
10-17-1993 All American 400Nashville SpeedwayNASCAR Winston All Pro SeriesMike Garvey
10-17-1993 Advance Auto Parts 500Martinsville SpeedwayNASCAR Busch Grand National SeriesChuck Bown
10-17-1998 Pepsi 400Daytona International SpeedwayNASCAR Winston CupJeff Gordon
10-17-1998 Carquest Auto Parts 250Gateway International RacewayNASCAR Busch Grand National SeriesDale Earnhardt, Jr.
10-17-1998 Spears Manufacturing 250Mesa Marin RacewayNASCAR Winston West SeriesSean Woodside
10-17-1998 Dodge Dealers 200KLime Rock ParkNASCAR Busch North SeriesMike Stefanik
10-17-1999 Mall.com 500Texas Motor SpeedwayPep Boys Indy Racing LeagueMark Dismore
10-17-1999 Re-Refined Oil 250Mesa Marin RacewayNASCAR Winston West SeriesSean Woodside
10-17-1999 Petronas Malaysian Grand PrixSepang International CircuitFormula OneEddie Irvine
10-17-1999 Honda Indy 300Surfers Paradise Street CircuitCARTDario Franchitti
10-17-1999 Sunoco World SeriesThompson SpeedwayNASCAR Featherlite Modified TourRick Fuller
10-17-1999 Winston 500Talladega SuperspeedwayNASCAR Winston CupDale Earnhardt
10-17-2004 Xtra Mart World Series of Auto RacingThompson SpeedwayNASCAR Featherlite Modified TourMike Stefanik
10-17-2004 Chevy 500Texas Motor SpeedwayIndyCar SeriesHelio Castroneves
10-17-2004 StarNursery.com 150Mesa Marin RacewayNASCAR West SeriesBrett Thompson
10-17-2009 NASCAR Banking 500 Only From Bank of AmericaLowe's Motor SpeedwayNASCAR Sprint CupJimmie Johnson
10-17-2010 Puebla 240 presentado por PennzoilAutodromo Miguel E. AbedCorona Mexico SeriesGerman Quiroga
10-17-2010 Sunoco World Series of Speedway RacingThompson SpeedwayNASCAR Whelen Modified TourTed Christopher
10-17-2015 Toyota / NAPA Auto Parts 150All American SpeedwayNASCAR K&N Pro Series WestGracin Raz
10-17-2015 World Series 100Thompson SpeedwayACT Late Model TourBrian Hoar
10-17-2015 Kansas Lottery 300Kansas SpeedwayNASCAR Xfinity SeriesKyle Busch
10-17-2020 Clean Harbors 200Kansas SpeedwayNASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck SeriesBrett Moffitt
10-17-2020 Kansas Lottery 300Kansas SpeedwayNASCAR Xfinity SeriesChase Briscoe
10-17-2020 Motul Petit Le MansRoad AtlantaWeathertech SportsCar ChampionshipRyan Briscoe
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Races shown are ones from any of the series tracked by racing-reference.info.

Drivers born on October 17th:
DriverBirthdate
  Ralph Hamlin10-17-1880
  Charles Cox10-17-1887
  Jack Ensley10-17-1906
  Bud Bardowski10-17-1914
  Roberto Lippi10-17-1926
  Jack Zink10-17-1928
  Joe Harrison10-17-1928
  John Dalton10-17-1930
  John Ziemba10-17-1934
  Carlos Pairetti10-17-1935
  Ed Livingston10-17-1935
  Gene Hobby10-17-1937
  Dale Williams10-17-1938
  Yvon DuHamel10-17-1939
  Olindo Iacobelli10-17-1945
  Peter Owen10-17-1946
  Denny Wilson10-17-1946
  Mark Beard10-17-1948
  Pat Jones10-17-1952
  Rich Thiel10-17-1956
  Steve Paquette10-17-1957
  Tony Taranto10-17-1959
  Daryl Lacks10-17-1960
  Gary Hawes10-17-1961
  Peter Gazzard10-17-1961
  Con Nicolopoulos10-17-1961
  Blair Smith10-17-1964
  Mike Snow10-17-1965
  Tommy Kendall10-17-1966
  Yannick Mallegol10-17-1968
  Doug Vander10-17-1970
  Shane Sawyer10-17-1971
  Tim Boulton10-17-1972
  Chad Mullis10-17-1976
  Gaetano Ardagna10-17-1977
  Brian Eckliff10-17-1978
  Kimi Raikkonen10-17-1979
  Alessandro Balzan10-17-1980
  Milo Valverde10-17-1980
  Simon Dion-Viens10-17-1982
  Scott Saunders10-17-1988
  Corey Lewis10-17-1991
  Mikael Grenier10-17-1992