Steve Donoghue

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Birthday
8, 1884
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 23, 1945 (60)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
8, 1884
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 23, 1945 (60)

About

One of the greatest horse jockeys in British history, he was Champion Jockey 10 times.

Before Fame

He decided to pursue racing after riding a donkey at a circus.

Trivia

He had 14 British Classic wins.

Family Life

His father was a steel worker and the family had no ties to racing.

Associated With

He can be compared to early American racing star Isaac Murphy.