Survivor (horse)

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Sire Vandal
Grandsire Glencoe
Dam Millie J
Damsire Lexington
Sex Stallion
Foaled 1870
Country United States
Colour Bay
Breeder John M. Clay
Owner John F. Chamberlain
Trainer R. Wyndham Walden
Record Not found
Earnings Not found
Major wins
Triple Crown wins:
Preakness Stakes (1873)
Last updated on December 26, 2006

Survivor was an American Thoroughbred racehorse. He was foaled in Kentucky in 1870 and is best known as the winner of the first running of the Preakness Stakes in 1873 at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland.[1] Survivor's record winning margin of 10 lengths lasted for 131 years until Smarty Jones won in 2004 by 1112 lengths during his bid for the Triple Crown.


  1. ^ Avalyn Hunter (2003). American Classic Pedigrees. Blood-Horse Publications. Retrieved 2012-08-04.