Hall of Immortals - People

Biography:Leland Stanford was born near Albany, New York in 1824. In 1852 he went West (just after the 1849 gold rush) and made his fortune....Read more
Biography:Born in 1852 in Camden, New Jersey, George Starr became interested in riding as a boy. He started out as a steeplechaser, but gave it up...Read more
Year of Induction:2021
Biography:Born on March 15, 1953, Geoffrey Stein was the co-owner of Preferred Equine Marketing and co-manager of both the Lexington Selected...Read more
Biography:An Ohio native, Harry Stokes began driving and racing trotters on half-mile tracks throughout the state. His first "good drive" was in...Read more
Biography:Owner of the famed Patchen Wilkes Farm in Kentucky (named after the farm's head stallion), W. E. D. Stokes belonged to a family of great...Read more
Biography:An accomplished amateur reinsman and for many years associated with Nat Ray, the winning driver of the first Hambletonian Stake in 1926...Read more
Biography:Martin Tananbaum was born on January 8, 1916 in New York City. At the time of his passing, he was considered the most progressive...Read more
Biography:"Doc" Tanner was born in New York City in 1865. After trying all trades, even going to sea, he found a place with the Walnut Grove Farm...Read more
Biography:Regarded as the prototype for the Standardbred sport's presiding judge, "Judge" Taylor dedicated sixty-one years of service to harness...Read more
Biography:Born in Wilton, Iowa in 1865, Frederick Terry began his career in turf journalism in 1904 with The Horseman and The Spirit of...Read more