Peruvian horse jockey has won over 6,000 races in his Racing Hall of Fame career.
He scored his first major race at the Washington, D.C. International in 1991.
He has raced numerous top-ranked horses, including Lemon Drop Kid, Saint Liam and Funny Cide.
He and his wife have three children: Edgar Jr, Louis, and Patricia.
He has won over 6,000 races in his career, that is two thousand less than legend Willie Shoemaker .