Eddie Arcaro

Eddie Arcaro

Born: February 19, 1916

Died: November 4, 1997

Nationality: American

Occupation: Athlete, jockey

Biography: George Edward Arcaro, known professionally as Eddie Arcaro, was an American Thoroughbred horse racing Hall of Fame jockey who won more American classic races than any other jockey in history and is the only rider to have won the U.S. Triple Crown twice. He is widely regarded as the greatest jockey in the history of American Thoroughbred horse racing.