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 Champion

Champion

Birth
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Burial Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Horse Cemetery
Memorial ID 7749120 · View Source
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Monument to seven Kentucky Derby Winners. Calumet Farm was the brain child of William Monroe Wright, founder of the Calumet Baking Powder Company. His vision and business-like philosophy enabled the farm to achieve a position of dominance in Thourghbred breeding and racing. Its horses have been leading money winners 12 times, won the Kentucky Derby eight times, had 2 triple Crown winning colts, 3 filly Triple Crown winners, with 11 horses elected to the National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame.

Bio by: Donald Greyfield


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Donald Greyfield
  • Added: 10 Aug 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7749120
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Champion (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7749120, citing Calumet Farm Equine Cemetery, Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .