Secretariat was born on March 30, 1970 and died on October 4, 1989. Secretariat also known as Big Red, was 16,2 hands. He was a thouroghbred race horse and his dam was Something Royal, and his sire was Bold Ruler. Secretariats grandsire was Nasrullah, and his damsire was Princequillo. A couple of Secretariats Children were Weekend Surprise, Terlingua, Risen Star and Lady's Secret.
Secretariat was owened by Penny Chenery, also known as Penny Tweedy. Secretariats trainor was Lucien Lauren. His racing colors were blue with wite blocks and blue and white stripes on the jockeys sleeves and blue cap. Secretariat's groom was Eddie Sweat.
Secretariat was one of the only horses ever to win the Triple Crown. The Triple Crown is when a horse wins the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness, and the Belmont Stakes in one year. Secretariat weighed 1,200 pounds and he had 653 foals after he retired. Secretariat died of laminiris; a painful and often incurable hoof condition. And that is the story of Secretariat!