Who Won the 1983
Kentucky Derby

Sunny's Halo (Jockey: Eddie Delahoussaye)

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1983 Kentucky Derby Winner Sunny

Running for roses and a maiden victory

The bones of Brokers Tip were later buried in the Kentucky Derby Museum Garden, where they rest in the shadow of the Churchill Downs grandstand alongside the remains of Barbaro, Carry Back, Swaps, Sunny's Halo, Dust Commander, and Eight Belles.

1983 Kentucky Derby Winner Sunny

Today in History

In 1964, "Northern Dancer" became the first Canadian horse to win the Kentucky Derby. (Others to win: "Sunny's Halo" (1983), "Mine That Bird" (2009), "I'll Have Another" (2012)). In 1965, a windstorm in East Pakistan, now Bangladesh, killed 17,000 people.

1983 Kentucky Derby Winner Sunny

Espinoza sets sights on third straight Kentucky Derby victory

Eddie Delahoussaye won the Derby in 1982 with Gato Del Sol and 1983 with Sunny's Halo. In 1984, he crossed the wire fourth on Gate Dancer, but they were disqualified and moved back to fifth for interfering with Fali Time in the stretch drive. Twice in ...

1983 Kentucky Derby Winner Sunny

Tri-State Basset Hound Rescue celebrates 30 years; Sunny's story

Now there is a healthy Sunny and there are eight healthy puppies. That's nine hounds who need homes. Sunny being. . . . well, Sunny. . . her babies got weather names, too. Breezy, Summer, Rainbow, Misty, Thunder, Halo, Slush and Cyclone were all ...

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