Blazing Saddles: The History of African-Americans at the Kentucky Derby

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  • Kentucky Derby
  • Kentucky Derby
  • Marlon St. Julien
  • Kentucky Derby
  • Kentucky Derby
  • Kevin Krigger
  • Kevin Krigger
  • Kevin Krigger
  • Kevin Krigger
  • Kevin Krigger

Blazing a Path

Before Krigger, Louisiana-born Marlon St. Julien was the last African-American to compete in the prestigious race in 2000. He placed seventh. 

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