Caption: Barry Pepper (Left) as Dale Earnhardt and David Sherrill (Right) as H.A. Humpy" Wheeler on the set of "3: The Dale Earnhardt Story" (May 2004)
Born: April 29, 1951
Star sign: Taurus
Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)
Ralph Dale Earnhardt, born April 29, 1951, in Kannapolis, North Carolina, was the son of NASCAR Grand National champion Ralph Earnhardt and his wife Martha. His Winston Cup career started with a bang, winning the Rookie of the Year in 1979 and his first of his championships in 1980, to date the only driver to achieve these feats in consecutive ...