1853 - 1924Man O' War, the legendary race horse from the Golden Age of Sport, was bred in Kentucky by August Belmont II. For more than a quarter-century, Belmont was perhaps the most important figure in Thoroughbred racing, as chairman of the Jockey Club, a member of the New York Racing Commission and president of the Grand Race Track named Belmont Park for his father. He also was influential outside racing, particularly in his key role of financing the New York Subway System and the Cape Cod Canal.
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|Date Added||Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 12:21pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 720202 N 4213406|
|Decimal Degrees||38.04163333, -84.49070000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 2.498', W 84° 29.442'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 2' 29.88" N, 84° 29' 26.52" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 121 Midland Ave, Lexington KY 40508, US|
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