Hall of Immortals - People

Biography:Colonel Richard West was born on February 26, 1819 in Scott County, Kentucky. He was the fourth of seven children and received a well-...Read more
Biography:"Ben" White was born near Whitevale, Ontario, Canada in 1873. He drove his first race at the age of fifteen and at the age of twenty-one...Read more
Biography:One of the foremost turf writers of all time, Henry Ten Eyck White began his career in the high-wheel sulky days. He "ghost wrote" John...Read more
Biography:Born in Southampton, Long Island, New York in 1891, Harry Whitney began driving trotters as a boy, since his father ran a...Read more
Biography:Born in 1856 in Chatham, New York, C. W. Williams family moved to Iowa when he was a boy. He worked at many menial jobs and finally...Read more
Biography:Lewis D. Williams, a native of Cadiz, Ohio, was born on March 1, 1947.  Developing an interest in Standardbred racehorses through...Read more
Biography:William H. Wilson was born in Whiteside County, Illinois on November 5, 1837 and grew up in Chicago. At the age of fifteen he made...Read more
Biography:Son of a wealthy American railroad builder, Walter Winans was born in 1852 near St. Petersburg, Russia. Educated there, he moved to...Read more
Biography:Born in 1895 in Colonie, New York, Frank Wiswall drove his first harness race at the age of fourteen. He was an amateur driver...Read more
Biography:General William Temple Withers was born on January 8, 1825 in Harrison County, Kentucky. He graduated from Bacon College in Harrodsburg...Read more