Julie Krone

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Birthday
24, 1963
Birthplace
Benton Harbor, MI
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
24, 1963 (age 56)
Birthplace
Benton Harbor, MI

About

American horse racing legend who became the first female jockey to win a Triple Crown race in 1993.

Before Fame

Before racing, she was a successful show rider.

Trivia

She won the Belmont Stakes in 1993, as well as the Diana Handicap.

Family Life

She married Jay Hovedy in 2001.

Associated With

She and Willie Shoemaker are two of the only jockeys to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated.