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Ruperto Donoso

Ruperto Donoso was a jockey in the sport of Thoroughbred horse racing best known for riding Phalanx to victory in the 1947 Belmont Stakes. He also rode Gilded Knight to a second place finish in the 1939 Preakness Stakes.

A native of Santiago, Chile, before going to the United States, Donoso rode in Santiago and at the Hipodromo de Monterrico in Lima, Peru. [*]

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June 1, 1947 St. Petersburg Times article on Ruperto Donoso winning the Belmont Stakes

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