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Secretariat History

Secretariat History

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Birthdate: March 30, 1970 – Birthplace: The Meadow in Doswell, VA
Date of Death: October 4, 1989 – Place of Death: Claiborne Farm Paris, Kentucky

Vital Statistics:

Height: 16’2 Hands
Weight: 1200 Pounds
Number of foals: 653 – 57 Stakes Winners
Current Popular Descendants: A.P. Indy, Gone West, Storm Cat, Elusive Quality, Smarty Jones

Owner: Meadow Stable, Penny Tweedy (Chenery)
Trainer: Lucien Laurin
Jockey: Ron Turcotte
Groom: Eddie Sweat
Exercise riders: Jim Gaffney and Charlie Davis

Lifetime Races: Raced two years; Record 21-16-3-1; $1,316,808

At 2:(1972)

WINS: Sanford Stakes, Hopeful Stakes, Belmont Futurity, Laurel Futurity, Garden State Stakes.
PLACE: Champagne Stakes (disqualified from 1st)
Champion 2 year-old colt ~ Horse of the Year

At 3:(1973)

WINS: Kentucky Derby (new track record), Preakness Stakes (new track record), Belmont Stakes (new WORLD record), Bay Shore Stakes, Gotham Stakes (tied track record), Arlington Invitational, Marlboro Cup (new WORLD record), Man O’War Stakes (new course record), Canadian International
PLACE: Woodward Stakes, Whitney Stakes
SHOW: Wood Memorial
Champion 3 year-old colt ~ Champion Grass Horse ~ Horse of the Year


Stay tuned for more detailed archival information on Secretariat’s history and those closest to him, including owner and breeder Penny Chenery, trainer Lucien Laurin, and jockey Ron Turcotte.


Secretariat's Pedigree
Secretariat's Pedigree



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Secretariat's Legacy
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Identification Records
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