John Francome

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Birthday
13, 1952
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
13, 1952 (age 65)
Birthplace
England

About

Former National Hunt Champion Jockey and television horse racing commentator with 1,138 career wins.

Before Fame

He apprenticed under trainer Fred Winter.

Trivia

He was awarded the MBE in 1986 for his services to the sport of racing.

Family Life

His father was a railway fireman.

Associated With

He and Dick Francis are two former jockeys who became writers of fiction.