Hall of Fame

 



john d. campbell

Year of Induction: 
1991
Year of Birth: 
1955
DriverTrainer: 
Yes
Driver: 
Yes
Election Into Living Hall of Fame: 
1990
Biography: 

John Campbell continues his steady driving performance, which has lodged him at the pinnacle of his profession. His career statistics are astounding: 29 Breeders Crown Championships; over $146 million in purses and more than 7,300 wins; nine victories in Triple Crown events, including 4 Hambletonians. The London, Ontario native has topped the North American moneywinning list nine times in the last ten years. Campbell has twice earned Driver of the Year honors (1983 and 1988). Great horses he has driven include David's Pass, Nick's Fantasy, Tagliabue, Mack Lobell, Pine Chip and Peace Corps. John Campbell was the youngest person to be enshrined in the Living Hall of Fame, two months younger than Herve Filion was at his induction in 1975.

Published in the Harness Racing Museum's Hall of Fame kiosks