Today in Horse Trainer History

Events in Sport

  • 1887-12-28 Sir John Layton Jarvis, 1st British race horse trainer knighted
  • 1935-04-02 Mary Hirsch becomes 1st woman licensed as a horse trainer

Birthdays in Sport

Weddings in Sport

HeartWedding of Interest

1989-06-02 Actor James Woods (42) weds horse trainer Sarah Owen (26) in Beverly Hills, California

  • 1998-11-06 "Some Like It Hot" actor Tony Curtis (73) weds horse trainer Jill Vanden Berg at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada

Deaths in Sport

  • 1961-06-13 Ben Jones, Missouri, horse trainer (Citation, Whirlaway), dies at 79
  • 1970-02-23 Hirsch Jacobs, American thoroughbred horse trainer and owner (b. 1904)
  • 1991-12-15 Horatio Luro, American horse trainer (Decidedly, Northern Dancer), dies at 90
  • 1997-01-18 Neville Crump, racehorse trainer, dies at 86
  • 2010-12-10 MacKenzie Miller, American horse trainer and breeder (b. 1921)