NIJINSKY (CAN) b. H, 1967
DP = 13-7-20-0-0 (40) DI = 3.00 CD = 0.83 - 13 Starts, 11 Wins, 2 Places, 0 Shows Career Earnings: $677,117
Owner: Charles Engelhard Breeder: E.P. Taylor State Bred: ON Winnings: 13 Starts: 11 - 2 - 0, $677,117
won at two; Dewhurst Stakes, Railway Stakes, Erne Stakes, Beresford Stakes, Anglesey Stakes.
won at three: 2000 Guineas, Epsom Derby, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes, St. Leger Stakes, Gladness Stakes. Second in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Champion Stakes.
Foaled Feb. 21, 1967.
First winner of British Triple Crown 35 years. Trained by the incomparable Vincent O'Brien. Sired 155 stakes winners, three Epsom Derby winners. Only sire to have a winner of the Kentucky and Epsom Derbys in the same year. Died (1992) from laminitis; buried at Claiborne Farm.