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Isaac Burns Murphy (January 1, 1861 - February 12, 1896) was an African- American Hall of Fame jockey, who is considered one of the greatest riders in ...

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Isaac Murphy was born on April 16, 1861 as Isaac Burns near Frankfort, Kentucky on a farm to parents James Burns and a mother whose name is unknown.

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Jun 15, 2015 ... African American jockey Isaac Burns Murphy was a Kentucky Derby winner and a National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame inductee.

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Isaac Burns Murphy: American jockey who was the first to be elected to the hall of fame at the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs, ...

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Black jockey Isaac Murphy is considered one of the all-time best Thoroughbred jockeys. He raced at a time when skin color was not a drawback.

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Aug 18, 2010 ... 10 Facts About Isaac Burns Murphy. Learn More About the Greatest Jockey of All Time. View "Isaac Burns Murphy" by Gerald Ivey.

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Many consider Isaac Murphy the greatest American jockey of all time. The son of a former slave, Murphy rose to prominence in a field that was dominated by ...

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Sep 14, 2017 ... Named either Jerry Burns or Isaac Burns at birth in Bourbon County, KY, he changed his name to Isaac Murphy after becoming a jockey. Isaac ...

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Aug 5, 2013 ... The son of a former slave, Isaac Murphy never let his skin color -- or anything else -- impede his path to becoming one of the most celebrated ...