Hall of Immortals - People

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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
Biography:A famed horsewoman, Frances Dodge Johnson Van Lennep founded the Dodge Stable. It was in the early 1940s that she became interested in...Read more
Year of Induction:1975
Biography:A native of Philadelphia, Frederick Van Lennep's association with harness racing began in 1949, when he married Frances Dodge,...Read more
Biography:A native of Indianapolis, Indiana, Frank Walker was the "dean of harness race starters" in the days when starts were done by...Read more
Biography:John Wallace was born in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1822. He was raised on a farm and his vocation was to have been that of a...Read more
Year of Induction:2018
Biography:Håkan Wallner is regarded as one of Sweden’s greatest trotting ambassadors. He paved the way for European and Scandinavian horse trading...Read more