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Three fillies that have won the Kentucky Derby. The first to do it was Regret in 1915. It would be 65 years until another filly won: Genuine Risk in 1980. The last filly to win the Derby was Winning Colors in 1988.
Yes, fillies have been among the Kentucky Derby's winners! Regret [1912 - April 11, 1934] was the first filly [female horse] to win the Kentucky Derby, in 1915, with a time of 2:05.40 minutes. Genuine Risk [February 15, 1977 - August 18, 2008] was the second filly to win the Derby, in 1980, with a time of 2:02.00 minutes. Winning Colors [February 14, 1985 - February 17, 2008] was the third and final filly to win the Derby, in 1988, with a time of 2:02.20 minutes.
Winning Colors [February 14, 1985 - February 17, 2008] was the last filly to win the Kentucky Derby. The young mare finished first in the 1988 Derby. She was the third and most recent of three fillies to claim victory in the world-famous race that's held yearly at the Churchill Downs racetrack in Louisville, Kentucky.
Regret was the first filly to win the Kentucky Derby in 1915. Genuine Risk won in 1980, and Winning Colors was the most recent in 1988.
Regret- First filly to win the Kentucky Derby 1915 Ruffian- One of the greatest racehorses of all time male or female. Go For Wand- Famous filly who won the Outstanding 2yr old filly Ecilpse Award of 1989 and 3yr old filly of 1990. Genuine Risk- Kentucky Derby winner 1980 Winning Colors- Kentucky Derby winner 1988
Mine That Bird [b. May 10, 2006] was the last gelding to win the Kentucky Derby. He's one of only nine geldings [castrated male horses] to win the Derby. He's the second gelding to win since 1929.
The first jockey to win the Kentucky Derby was Oliver Lewis.
'Legend of the East' was the nickname for Regret [1912 - April 11, 1934]. She was the first filly to win the Kentucky Derby. Her triumph took place, with a fast start and a consistently easy lead, in 1915.
Orb won the 2013 Kentucky Derby.