Henry S. Clark

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Henry S. Clark
Occupation Trainer
Born January 19, 1904
United States
Died February 6, 1999
Career wins Not found
Major racing wins, honours and awards
Major racing wins
Travers Stakes (1955)
Saranac Handicap (1956)
Delaware Handicap (1958, 1959, 1969, 1970)
Beldame Stakes (1959)
Diana Handicap (1959, 1960)
Dwyer Stakes (1962)
Manhattan Handicap (1963)
Massachusetts Handicap (1964, 1965)
Molly Pitcher Handicap (1973)
Blue Grass Stakes (1982)
Honours
United States Racing Hall of Fame (1982)
Henry S. Clark Stakes at Pimlico
Significant horses
Tempted, Obeah, Endine

Henry S. Clark (January 19, 1904 - February 6, 1999) was an American Hall of Fame horse trainer. He was the grandson of William Jennings, an owner-trainer who won the 1887 Preakness Stakes.

Clark began his professional career in 1929 and got his first stakes winner with Liz Whitney Tippett's colt, Blue Cypress. Sill working well into his nineties, Clark holds the record for most wins by a trainer in the Delaware Handicap with four.

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