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Arnold Haden Kirkpatrick

thoroughbred racing and breeding executive

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.

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