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The Aga Khan III with his 1930 Derby winner Blenheim. Bred by Henry Herbert--sixth Earl of Carnarvon--at his Highclere stud, Blenheim was a son of Blandford out of Malva. He sired Derby winner Mahmoud and Mumtaz Begum (dam of Nasrullah), and after being syndicated and exported to Claiborne in Kentucky, he sired 1941 Triple Crown winner Whirlaway, and 1947 Kentucky Derby winner Jet Pilot, as well as the dams of Kentucky Derby winners Kauai King, Ponder and Hill Gail. He is buried at Claiborne.