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The First Three-Time Derby Winner Was a Former Slave

(L-R) Isaac Murphy, Oliver Lewis, Jimmy Winkfield—African-American jockeys

The first professional black American athletes were jockeys, who dominated the sport until the early

Watching the Kentucky Derby in Harlem: 'It's about African American history'

Born into slavery, this man won the Kentucky Derby three times and became the richest American athlete

Roscoe Goose, 70, (L) describes his 1913 Kentucky Derby win on Donerail to Jimmy Winkfield, 79, who rode Derby winners in 1901 and 1092, finished third in ...

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Conley's career as a jockey continued into the 20th century. In 1911 he took third place in the Kentucky Derby. He was the last African American jockey to ...

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Alonzo “Lonnie” Clayton a famous black jockey, won the Kentucky Derby in 1892 when he was only 15 ears old (Photo: African American Museum Library at ...

The bloodlines of America run through the Kentucky Derby

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Black Boy Fly: 53 Children's Books Centering and Celebrating the Humanity of Black Boys

In 1929, Black Jockeys Disappeared From the Kentucky Derby

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The Collision of the 1969 Derby, Richard Nixon and the University of Louisville Black ...

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He was both a black man and a popular hero. Isaac Murphy

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Born into slavery, this man won the Kentucky Derby three times and became the richest American…

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... a restaurant and a jukejoint weren't enough to keep her busy, Shirley Mae Beard founded the Salute to the Black Jockeys Who Pioneered the Kentucky Derby ...

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James Perkins won the Kentucky Derby in 1895. Many riders began their careers as slaves. Photos: The first black U.S. ...

Justify, ridden by jockey Mike Smith crosses the finish line to win the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 5, 2018 in Louisville, ...

Koola Black Women Church Hat Kentucky Derby Wide Brim Wedding Cocktail Party Hat

Iron Liege, winner of the 1957 Kentucky Derby. Photo by George Silk, The Life Picture Collection, Getty Images.

2019 Kentucky Derby ends in historic disqualification

Kentucky Derby. Quick Facts. Barbaro, ridden by Edgar Prado, racing across the finish line to win the 132nd

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Isaac Murphy was the first jockey to win three Kentucky Derbies -- in 1884,. Photos: The first black U.S. ...

Spectators at the Kentucky Derby, 1955. Photo by Ralph Morse.

... under contract at the age of 11 to an owner named Wood Stringfield and at the age of 13, he claimed a stakes victory. (Courtesy Kentucky Derby Museum ...

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Morgan's characters, white and black, struggle to escape the bonds of their birth.

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PHOTO: James Winkfield is seen in Cicero, Illinois in 1903.

American Pharoah, with Victor Espinoza up, wins the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby

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Alonzo Clayton is the youngest jockey ever to win the Kentucky Derby, taking the race. Photos: The first black U.S. ...

Isaac Burns Murphy, third from right, at a rather formal clambake in 1890. Keenland Library Collection.

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The Inclusion of Color in the Kentucky Derby

In 1892, Alonzo "Lonnie" Clayton became the youngest jockey to win the Kentucky Derby at the age of 15. (Courtesy Kentucky Derby Museum / Kinetic ...

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The Sports Report: The forgotten builders of the Kentucky Derby (and horse racing)

Kennedy greets residents of the all African American community of Brooklyn, a suburb in Illinois, Oct. 3, 1960. He had not scheduled a campaign stop there.

Jockey Jimmy Winkfield, the last African American to win the Kentucky Derby. Time Life Pictures.

The sun rises at Churchill Downs before the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby horse race Saturday, May 6, 2017, in Louisville, Ky.

Murphy's success began with an unintended consequence of slavery: It was an environment that threw Black men into working with horses from an early age.

Isaac Murphy was one of America's first sports stars. At the age of 14, he rode his first race at Louisville in 1875. (Courtesy Kentucky Derby Museum ...

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When the country's most prestigious horse race, the Kentucky Derby,. Photos: The first black U.S. ...

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PHOTO: Jockey Eddie Arcaro tells his fellow horse pilots, from left, Buddy Haas

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