Who Won the 1940

Bimelech (Jockey: F A Smith)

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1939 Preakness Winner
1941  Winner

1940 Preakness Photos

Bimelech News

1940 Preakness Winner Bimelech News

F&M Sprint

Another of Horsafire's grandprogeny is Hemingway's Key, who ran third in the 2006 Preakness. Farther back in this female family one can find champions Affectionately, Bridal Flower, Bimelech and Black Helen as well as blue-hen mare *La Troienne.

1940 Preakness Winner Bimelech News

Bradley, a giant of American racing, enters Hall of Fame

Daily Racing Form
In fact, virtually all of Bradley's horses had names beginning with the letter “B,” including future Hall of Famers Blue Larkspur, Bimelech, Black Helen, and Busher. Almost as famous was the homebred quartet who carried his green and white Idle Hour ...

1940 Preakness Winner Bimelech News

National 2yo Sale Preview

Sporting Post
Every year the National 2yo Sale presents dilemmas. A vast number of entries – too many for most to inspect individually. Many are 2yo's who for some reason didn't appear on the major yearling sales earlier in the year – late developers, often, but ...

1940 Preakness Winner Bimelech News

Your Complete Guide to Tomorrow's Preakness Stakes

The Wire
The first blanket was made in 1940, and worn by Colonel Edward R. Bradley's horse, Bimelech. The blanket takes two days to complete. Three women work on it full time before the race. It is made of 80 bunches of flowers, each carefully placed into a ...

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