Richard Childress

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Birthday
21, 1945
Birthplace
Winston-Salem, NC
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Winston-Salem, NC

About

Former Sprint Cup driver who formed the greatly successful Richard Childress Racing team.

Before Fame

He was born and raised in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and made his NASCAR debut at the 1969 Talladega 500.

Trivia

From 1986 to 1994, he was the owner of 6 Winston Cup Series Champion cars.

Family Life

He had two children, Tina and Dillon, with his wife Judy Childress.

Associated With

He owned the #3 car that Dale Earnhardt drove in the 1980s.