Álex Solís

Horse Jockey

Birthday March 25, 1964

Birth Sign Aries

Birthplace Panama City, Panama

Age 59 years old

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Calder Race Course Hall of Fame member, finished second in the Kentucky Derby three times over a four year period.

Before Fame

His first major victory occurred in 1986 when he won the Preakness Stakes in Maryland.


In 2009, he was featured on a reality show on Animal Planet that was called Jockeys.

Family Life

He married Sheila, the daughter of a trainer, the couple had four children together.

Associated With

He came close to winning the Kentucky Derby multiple times, but could not place in first like the great Angel Cordero Jr.