This was run on Wednesday 6th June 1984 and the winner was bred by Mr Edward P Taylor and trained by David V.O'Brien. There were 17 runners and the winning time was 2 mins 39.12 secs. The winner won by a Short Head with 3 lengths back to the third. The winner won a first prize of £227,680, the equivalent of £829,000 today.

THE DERBY 1984

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Can you provide a list of the other owners?

The Youtube website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Epsom Derby. The link below is a 4 minute 15 second clip of the Derby.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tJiL6uXzQfw

Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 SECRETO Christy Roche Mr Luigi Miglietti
2 EL GRAN SENOR Pat Eddery  
3 MIGHTY FLUTTER Brian Rouse  
4 AT TALAQ Richard Hills  
Also ALPHABATIM Lester Piggott  
Also TELIOS Geoff Baxter  
Also LONG POND George Duffield  
Also KAYTU Willie Carson  
Also SHEER HEIGHTS Paul Cook  
Also ILIUM Tony Murray  
Also PIGWIDGEON Greville Starkey  
Also ELEGANT AIR Bruce Raymond  
Also CLAUDE MONET Steve Cauthen  
Also MY VOLGA BOATMAN Walter Swinburn  
Also SASSANOCO T Rogers  
Also CATALDI A Clark  
Also

NORTHERN FRED

George Moore  
8/11 El Gran Senor
11/2 Alphabatim
12/1 Claude Monet
12/1 Kaytu
14/1 Secreto
16/1 Ilium
33/1 My Volga Boatman
50/1 Elegant Air
66/1 Mighty Flutter
100/1 Sheer Heights
100/1 Telios
150/1 Long Pond
150/1 Northern Fred
150/1 Pigwidgeon
250/1 At Talaq
250/1 Cataldi
500/1 Sassanoco
Over Round 111%