Shirley Muldowney

Known as the Queen of Drag Racing, Shirley "Cha Cha" Muldowney (shown in an undated autographed photo) started her racing career in the 1960s by driving funny cars. She became the first female to reach an NHRA final in any class in the early '70s. She had 18 top fuel victories during her career, the last coming in 1989 at Phoenix.
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