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Indy 500 Field of the Century: Row 3

Updated: May 27, 2011, 12:23 PM ET
By Ed Hinton | ESPN.com

All-Time Rows: Introduction | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | Social Pioneers

Our third row includes a three-time winner who wound up saving the Indy 500, the most renowned hard-luck front-runner of the 1960s, and a pioneer who was there from Day One and became Indy's first long-term star.

7. Wilbur Shaw Indy 500 starts: 13 Best finish (years): First (1937, '39, '40 ) Laps led: 508

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