Elzie Wylie Baker Net Worth

Elzie Wylie Baker Net Worth is
$12 Million

Elzie Wylie Baker Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Elzie Wylie Baker Sr. (March 4, 1919 - April 14, 2002), better known as Buck Baker, was an American racing driver. Born in Richburg, South Carolina, Baker began his NASCAR career in 1949 and won his first race three years later at Columbia Speedway. Twenty-three years later, Baker retired after the 1976 National 500. He died in Charlotte, North Carolina at the age of 83.During his NASCAR Strictly Stock (now Sprint Cup Series) career, Baker won two championships, 46 races and 45 pole positions, as well as recorded 372 top-tens. In 1957, he became the first driver to win two consecutive championships in the series. From 1972 to 1973, he competed in the Grand National East Series, where he recorded five top-tens in twelve races. On May 23, 2012, it was announced that he would be inducted into the 2013 class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame on February 8, 2013.
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Date Of BirthMarch 4, 1919
Place Of BirthRichburg, South Carolina, USA
Star SignPisces
1Named one of NASCAR's 50 Greatest Drivers in 1998.
2Founded the Buck Baker Racing School in 1980 at the North Carolina Motor Speedway in Rockingham, NC. It was at this school that Winston Cup Champion Jeff Gordon first drove a NASCAR stock car.
3Father of Buddy Baker.
4Race car driver, NASCAR champion in 1956 and 1957.
5Children: sons Buddy and Randy; daughter Susie.
6Inducted into the National Motorsports Press Association Hall of Fame, 1982.
7Inducted into the International Motorsports Hall of Fame, 1990.
8Professional racecar driver on the NASCAR circuit; retired in 1976.


Thunder in Carolina1960Grand National race driver


ESPN SportsCentury2000TV Series documentaryHimself
The Fifty1998TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
ABC's Wide World of Sports1964TV SeriesHimself - Driver #41

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