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MAN-O-WAR~The Greatest Race Horse that Ever Lived. It was stated at the Race Horse Center in Kentucky (where they are buried, and Bronze Monuments Erected), that SECRETARIAT was a Beautiful Horse, on Man-O-Wars Statue, it is Stated that He was MAGNIFICENT. Secretariat was BIG & Muscular, BUT just LOOK at the Size of Man-O-War. The GREATEST Race Horse that ever lived (despite his bad temper)

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This Horse is truly amazing! Won the triple crown! Sire- Bold Ruler Dam- SomethingRoyal Dam Sire- Princequillo Grand Sire- Nasrullah Owner- Penny Tweedy and Christopher Chenery

Ruffian - The Legendary Filly. An American champion thoroughbred racehorse. Winner of the Filly Triple Crown (now called the Triple Tiara).

Secretariat (March 30, 1970 – October 4, 1989) was an American Thoroughbred racehorse, that in 1973 became the first U.S. Triple Crown champion in 25 years, setting new race records in two of the three events in the Series—the Kentucky Derby (1:592⁄5), and the Belmont Stakes (2:24)—records that still stand today.

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Secretariat... the greatest

Secretariat! Photo from the 1973 Belmont, where Secretariat finished by 31 lengths and became the 1973 Triple Crown winner. To date, no other horse has come close to beating this record.