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Man o' War

Man o’ War’s 100th birthday has spawned a year-long celebration of the horse many consider to be the best in history. There aren’t many people left who can say they knew him, but if you’re looking for someone who did so intimately, look no further than Ercel Ellis.

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Keeneland recently published an article about Man o' War's 100th birthday celebration year, which is being observed by multiple equine organizations nationwide.

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The Kentucky Horse Park unveiled Man o' War's 100th birthday celebration video on March 29, 2017. It corresponds with the opening of the International Museum of the Horse's exhibit titled Man o' War at 100: The Mostest Horse That Ever Was.

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The Kentucky Horse Park, along with state and local officials, today launched a season-long celebration honoring the 100th birthday of Thoroughbred legend, Man o’ War, who was foaled on March 29, 1917.  Man o’ War went on to become one of the foremost racehorses of all time, as well as one of the most famous Kentuckians. 
 

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Kentucky.com recently published an article about Man o' War's 100th Birthday celebration which is scheduled to take place at the Kentucky Horse Park throughout 2017.

Road to the Horse 2017

This is not your ordinary broadcast! In true Road to the Horse fashion we’re exploding boundaries and exploring new territory by creating a cutting-edge experience for fans.

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Brian Zipse and Matt Shifman from Horse Racing Nation recently visited the Kentucky Horse Park, paying special attention to Hall of Champions favorites Go for Gin, Funny Cide, and Da Hoss.

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HorseChannel.com recently published an article about Road to the Horse 2017 which is scheduled to take place at the Kentucky Horse Park in March.

Kentucky Monthly

Kentucky Monthly recently published an article about Man o' War and the observation of his 100th birthday. The article includes information about the Man o' War Celebration at the Kentucky Horse Park during 2017, as well as the recent restoration of Big Red's memorial statue here at the park.

Road to the Horse

This is not your ordinary broadcast! In true Road to the Horse fashion we’re exploding boundaries and exploring new territory by creating a cutting-edge experience for fans.