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Arnold Haden Kirkpatrick

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).

Background

  • Kirkpatrick, Arnold Haden was born on February 14, 1941 in Lexington, Kentucky, United States. Son of L. Haden and Anne (Robertson) Kirkpatrick.

  • Education

    • 1 daughter, Joyce Elaine. Married Sally Anne Battin, September 4, 1977.

    Career

    • ; 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.

    Works

    • Editor: The History of Thoroughbred Racing in America. Contributor numerous articles on horses to periodicals and magazines.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    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).

    Connections

    • Married Jane Carol Glober, February 13, 1965 (divorced 1977). Children– Sara Arden, Haden Keith.
    • father: L. Haden Kirkpatrick
    • mother: Anne (Robertson) Kirkpatrick
    • spouse: Jane Carol Glober
    • children: Sara Arden Kirkpatrick
    • Haden Keith Kirkpatrick
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    Born February 14, 1941
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