Ruffian (April was an American champion thoroughbred racehorse. Ruffian is considered by many to be the greatest female racehorse in history and was ranked among the top U. racehorses of the century by Blood-Horse magazine.
lehomestretch: “ Ruffian began her yearling training with Frank Whiteley. She was called the fat yearling, the freak. The filly that “didnt want to run.” Within one short year she would establish herself as one of the greatest racehorses to set foot.
James Winkfield on Alan a Dale. James "Jimmy" Winkfield (April 1882 - March was a Thoroughbred jockey and horse trainer from Kentucky, best remembered as the last African American to ride a winner in the Kentucky Derby.
Count Fleet 1943 Triple Crown Horse Race Champion Johnny Longden Photo: Exhibition Quality x Photograph This is not a mass produced copy Custom Photographic Lab Photo Printed From the Original Negative