Haggin II, Louis Lee (1913-1980)

Section 16, Lot 34  
A past president of Keeneland Race Course in 1940 and the Keeneland Association in 1956, Louis Lee Haggin II was also the chairman of the board of the association from 1970 to his death in 1980. In addition to operating his own horse farm, he was an officer of the Thoroughbred Racing Association, Jockey Club, Thoroughbred Breeders of Kentucky, National Museum of Racing, and Grayson Foundation for Equine Research. In 1971, he was chosen the Jockey Club's "Man of the Year." He was a great-grandson of James Ben Ali Haggin of Elmendorf Farm.  

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