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Kentucky Derby winner Charismatic, 1999

Posted on February 21, 2017 | in Uncategorized | by

Jockey Chris Antley and Charismatic received the traditional blanket of roses after winning the Kentucky Derby on May 1, 1999, at Churchill Downs in Louisville. Charismatic, who fell short in his Triple Crown bid, finishing third in the Belmont Stakes, died Sunday at Georgetown’s Old Friends Equine farm.  He was  21. Photo by David Coyle

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