Fred Archer

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Birthday
11, 1857
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Nov 8, 1886 (29)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
11, 1857
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Nov 8, 1886 (29)

About

Legendary English horse jockey who was nicknamed The Tin Man, and is considered one of the best jockeys ever.

Before Fame

He became a trainer's apprentice when he was only 11 years old.

Trivia

He was a star jockey in both Britain and France.

Family Life

His father William Archer was a well known jockey in his own right.

Associated With

Isaac Murphy was his American counterpart.