Hall of Immortals - People

Biography:Henry Thomas was born in Joliet, Illinois in 1887. His father, Al, was one of the leading drivers of his day. Henry's early career as a...Read more
Year of Induction:1989
Biography:As head of Ohio's Delaware County Fair, Hank Thomson was the co-founder, with 1975 Immortal Joseph Neville, of harness racing's pacing...Read more
Year of Induction:2006
Biography:He never trained a harness horse or drove a two-minute mile. He didn't sit in the front row at yearling sales or oversee a million-...Read more
Biography:Born in Mt. Sterling, Kentucky in 1856, "Ed" Tipton became a "walking encyclopedia" as a young man on the subject of breeding trotting...Read more
Biography:Founder and owner of Marshland Stud and a writer on trotting blood, Ben Tracy was born in Owego, Tioga County, New York on April 26,...Read more
Biography:Edward Troye, born in Switzerland on July 12, 1808 to French parents, was one of the foremost painters of horses in the nineteenth...Read more
Year of Induction:2021
Biography:Bob Tucker, the owner and operator of Stonegate Standardbred Farm in Glen Gardner, New Jersey, was involved with the sport of harness...Read more
Year of Induction:1993
Biography:Philip Tully was involved with the Standardbred industry for more than half a century. He had experience as a groom, trainer, racetrack...Read more
Biography:From boyhood in Chillicothe, Ohio to shortly before his passing, Charley Valentine was involved with horses of some kind. For many years...Read more
Biography:Born in 1910 in Normal, Illinois, June Van Gundy's association with the sport began in 1943, when he became assistant to the...Read more