Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Genuine Risks in:
 • Newstead Farm
 • Middleburg
 • Loudoun County
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Genuine Risk
Birth: Feb. 15, 1977
Death: Aug. 18, 2008

Race Horse. She was the winner of the 1980 Kentucky Derby, ridden by Hall of Fame jockey Jacinto Vasquez and owned by Bert and Diana Firestone. Along with Regret in 1915 and Winning Colors in 1988, she is one of only three fillies to win the Kentucky Derby to date. Genuine Risk was inducted into the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame in 1986. At the time of her death at age 31, she was the oldest former Kentucky Derby winner. (bio by: C.S.) 
Newstead Farm
Loudoun County
Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Aug 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29117988
Genuine Risk
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Genuine Risk
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

For a true Champion.
- Jane
 Added: Aug. 28, 2014

- Leanne
 Added: Aug. 19, 2014
In Your Memory ♥.....
- Steve
 Added: Aug. 18, 2014
There are 446 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.3 after 82 votes)

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service