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Julie Krone


1963 Born July 24, in Benton Harbor, Michigan
1979 Goes to work at Churchill Downs
1980 Becomes apprentice jockey
1981 Makes professional debut, February 12
1992 Rides in Kentucky Derby, finishing fourteenth
1993 Rides in Belmont Stakes, finishing first
1993 Suffers serious injury, August 30
1994 Returns to racing
1995 Marries Matthew Muzikar
1995 Rides in Kentucky Derby
1999 Announces retirement from racing
2002 Marries second husband, Jay Hovdey
2002 Announces return to racing

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