Who Won the 1940
Preakness

Bimelech (Jockey: F A Smith)

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Crest Hill couple still going strong after 75 years

The Herald-News
CREST HILL – On June 8, 1940, “In the Mood” by Glenn Miller topped the charts, British Allied forces were evacuated from Narvik, Norway, Bimelech won the 72nd running of the Belmont Stakes, Nancy Sinatra was born and Harold Karstens married Garnett ...

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Today in sports history

Hamilton Spectator
1940 — 72nd Belmont: Fred A Smith aboard Bimelech wins in 2:29.6. 1950 — Boston Red Sox beat St. Louis Browns 29-4 (win by record 25 runs). 1955 — Brooklyn Dodgers option Tommy Lasorda to make room on roster for Sandy Koufax. 1958 — 4th LPGA ...

1940 Preakness Winner Bimelech News

Belmont Stakes-Favorites Fared

Albany Times Union
1940 Bimelech, 1.35-1, 1st. 1941 Whirlaway-z .25-1, 1st. 1942 Alsab .40-1, 1st. 1943 Count Fleet-z .05-1, 1st. 1944 Pensive .50-1, 2nd. 1945 Jeep, 1.35-1, 3rd. 1946 Lord Boswell, 1.35-1, 5th. 1947 Faultless .75-1, 5th. 1948 Citation-z .20-1, 1st. 1949 ...

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Triple Crown Races

Albany Times Union
1941, Whirlaway, Whirlaway, Whirlaway. 1940, Gallahadion, Bimelech, Bimelech. 1939, Johnstown, Challedon, Johnstown. 1938, Lawrin, Dauber, Pasteurized. 1937, War, Admiral, War, Admiral, War, Admiral. 1936, Bold, Venture, Bold, Venture, Granville.

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