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Before Dawn

Horse
Sire Raise a Cup
Dam Moonbeam
Grandsire Raise a Native
Damsire Tim Tam
Gender Filly
Foaled 1979
Country United States
Color Bay
Breeder Calumet Farm
Owner Calumet Farm
Trainer John M. Veitch
Record 14: 9-2-1
Earnings US$432,855
Summary
Horse is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Moonbeam by Raise a Cup. She was born around 1979 in the United States, and was bred by Calumet Farm.
Major wins
Astarita Stakes (1981)
Fashion Stakes (1981)
Matron Stakes (1981)
Spinaway Stakes (1981)
Fair Grounds Oaks (1982)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on June 19, 2010

Before Dawn (1979-2006) was an American Champion filly racehorse bred and raced by Lucille Markey's Calumet Farm of Lexington, Kentucky,

Trained by future U.S. Racing Hall of Fame inductee, John Veitch, in 1981 she was voted the American Champion Two-Year-Old Filly. [1]

Retired to broodmare duty, Before Dawn was sent to breeders in Ireland in 1990. She died in 2006 having produced three stakes-placed runners from eleven foals to race.


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