Party affiliation: Republican
Arnold Haden Kirkpatrick, American thoroughbred racing and breeding executive. Recipient Eclipse award for best magazine writing, 1983. member racing advisory committee American Horse Council, 1976-1980. Board directors Lexington Philharmonic Society, 1974-1977.; Member American Horse Publications (founding president), Morris Animal Foundation (trustee), Thoroughbred Racing Association (director).
; 1 daughter, Joyce Elaine. Married Sally Anne Battin, September 4, 1977. Children– Sara Arden, Haden Keith.
Bachelor of Arts, Tulane University, 1965. President, editor, public The Thoroughbred Record, Lexington, 1965-1976. Vice president Spendthrift Farm, thoroughbred racing and breeding farm, Lexington, since 1980.
President Latonia Race Course, thoroughbred race track, Cincinnati, since 1981. Member racing advisory committee American Horse Council, 1976-1980. Board directors Lexington Philharmonic Society, 1974-1977.