Birthdate - Feb. 29, 1940
Seattle Slew: Horse of the Year (1977); Top Older Horse (1978); Top 3-Year-Old Colt (1977); Top 2-Year-Old Colt (1976)
* In 1977, trained Seattle Slew to become the first undefeated Triple Crown winner.
* Rode five years as a steeplechase jockey.
* Assistant for trainer Burley Cocks for eight years; started his own stable in 1966.
NOTABLE STAKES WINS
Czaravich: Metropolitan H. (1980); Carter (1980); Jerome (1979); Withers (1979)
Dry Martini: Stuyvesant (2008)
Finery: Beaugay (2005); Athenia (2004)
Gaviola: Beaugay (2001); Garden City (2000); Lake Placid (2000); Sands Point (2000)
Kilauea: Lexington (1983)
Lord Henribee: Nashua (1975)
Play On: Withers (1984)
Pok Ta Pok: Bold Ruler (1989)
Punch Line: Fall Highweight H. (1998); Bold Ruler (1997); True North (1997)
Salerno: Remsen (1967)
Seattle Slew: Belmont Stakes (1977); Preakness (1977); Kentucky Derby (1977); Wood Memorial (1997); Flamingo (1977); Champagne (1976)
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