Posts tagged ‘Guinness Book Of Records’

November 10, 2013

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In February 1923, Jockey Frank Hayes suffered a fatal heart attack while riding his horse Sweet Kiss in a race at Belmont Park in New York City. Despite his sudden death, Hayes somehow remained in the saddle long enough for the 20–1 long shot to cross the finish line in first place, making him the only jockey to ride to victory after his own death.

Source: www.guinnessworldrecords.com

July 27, 2013

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Guinness Book Of Records holds the record for being the book most often stolen from Public Libraries.

Source: www.munising.com