Today in Racehorse Owner History

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1859-12-12 Edward Bradley, horse owner (1st to own 4 Kentucky Derby winners)
  • 1861-07-01 Samuel D Riddle, horse owner (Man 'o War)
  • 1912-09-22 Alfred G Vanderbilt, thoroughbred horse owner (Native Dancer)
  • 1915-09-08 Frank Pullen, English business person and racehorse owner (d. 1992)
  • 1917-09-11 Daniel Wildenstein, French art dealer and racehorse owner (d. 2001)

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1930-07-04 George Steinbrenner, American businessman and owner of the NY Yankees, born in Rocky River, Ohio (d. 2010)

New York Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner
New York Yankees Owner
George Steinbrenner
  • 1936-05-23 Robert Sangster, horse owner/trainer
  • 1952-02-24 Simon Weinstock, businessman/racehorse owner

Deaths in Sport

  • 1992-01-17 Frank Pullen, English businessman and racehorse owner (b. 1915)
  • 1996-05-18 Simon Weinstock, businessman/racehorse owner, dies at 44
  • 2001-10-23 Daniel Wildenstein, French art dealer and racehorse owner (b. 1917)