Attended many war cabinet meetings
Director: Robert L. Friend. Also starred Woody Strode, Gregorio Acosta & Rudolph Charles
Director: Robert Day. Also starred Earl Cameron, Jimmy Jamal & Anthony Chinn
2-time Triple Crown winner (Whiralway in 1941, Citation in 1948), he won the Kentucky Derby 5 times, Preakness and Belmont 6 times each
Nicknamed The Shoe, his career spanned some forty years from 1949 to 1990
Australian. Best known for riding Makybe Diva to victory in 3 consecutive Melbourne Cups - 2003, 2004 and 2005.
“Well in fact I can see last season's top jockey, Johnny Knowles. Good afternoon, Johnny. (Pause. Not even a cap is seen. )Third Jockey: (faintly) Hello, Brian. Brian: Er, could we have a box for Johnny, please.”
44, British former BBC Radio 1 disc jockey, Dec 29th
In 1996, Dettori made history by winning all seven races of the day at Ascot.