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Pat Day Net Worth

Pat Day Net Worth is
$8 Million

Pat Day Biography

Patrick Alan Day was born on the 13th October 1953, in Brush, Colorado USA, and is a former horse racing jockey who is most famous for scoring 8,804 career wins, plus numerous awards and honors, including the prestigious Eclipse Award for Outstanding Jockey four times in his career.

Have you ever wondered how much wealth this decorated jockey has accumulated so far? How rich Pat Day is? According to sources, it is estimated that the total of Day’s net worth, as of mid-2017, exceeds the sum of $8 million, acquired through his professional horse racing career which was active between the early 1970s ’til 2005 when he officially retired, ranking as No. 3 jockey for his career winnings in the history of the sport, revolving around the sum of $298 millions.

Pat Day Net Worth $8 million

Competitive by his nature and passionately interested in sports since a very early age, during high school Pat discovered wrestling. Although scoring a real success winning the state wrestling championship during his teenage years, he dreamed of becoming a bull-riding rodeo cowboy, which somehow came true but as a thoroughbred jockey in the early 1970s.

With his small but rather strong physique, Day had no problems adapting to horse riding, and began his path to success when he won at Arizona’s Prescott Downs in 1973. In the course of the next several years, Pat steadily climbed the ladder to the top, and by the end of the 1970s he was already ranked among the nation’s top jockeys as well as Kentucky’s Churchill Downs’ leading rider. All these accomplishments helped Pat Day to establish himself as a young and prominent thoroughbred rider, which also provided the basis for his current, rather impressive, net worth.

The real breakthrough in Pat Day’s horse-racing career occurred in 1985 when, after winning the Jockey Club Gold Cup, Clark Handicap and Preakness Stakes among several others, he was honored with the George Woolf Memorial Jockey Award. In 1992 he won his only Triple Crown of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes. It is certain that all these achievements helped Pat Day to add a significant sum to the total amount of his revenues.

Despite being often criticized for his patient and sometimes quite passive riding style, Pat Day is at the very top in the world of jockeying – during his 32-year long riding career he scored 8,804 becoming No. 4 in wins on the all-time list, with the total earnings of around $298 million ranking him No. 3 in the history of the horseracing. His professional portfolio also includes over a dozen prestigious awards such as four Eclipse Awards, six U.S. Champion Jockey and Mike Venezia Memorial Award. Pat Day officially retired from his professional career in August 2005. For his immaculate career rankings and general contribution to the riding sports, Pat Day was honored with induction into the Hall of Fame by the National Museum of Racing in 1991.

Since June 2016, Pat Day has served as a member of the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission.

When it comes to his personal life, Pat Day has managed to keep it private and far from the public eye as there aren’t any relevant data about his personal matters and affairs except that he has been married to Sheila Johnson since 1979.

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Quick Facts

Full NamePat Day
Net Worth$8 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 13, 1953
Place Of BirthBrush, Colorado, United States
ProfessionJockey
NationalityAmerican
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pat_Day
AwardsEclipse Award for Outstanding Jockey, George Woolf Memorial Jockey Award, Mike Venezia Memorial Award
NominationsBest Jockey ESPY Award


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Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cruel Heartspost-productionBurt Walker
Beauty of Dirt2016ShortFleetwood
Cut to the Chase2016Travis
The Flipside2013TV Series shortPatrick
Favor2013Marvin
The Debt Collector2010ShortPeter
Waiting for Ophelia2009Jude Lafayette
Criminal Minds2009TV SeriesCustomer
Angel in the Family2004TV MovieThe Client
The Long Shot2004TV MovieMotel Manager
Mock-Notz... a Comedic Freak Show1997Ostrich Boy
Performance Anxiety1997Rex
JAG1997TV SeriesVietnam Veterans Research Man
Shadow of Obsession1994TV MovieMale Student
Dear John1990TV SeriesMale Student #2
Tribes1990TV SeriesChris
Guns of Paradise1990TV SeriesCarter
Freddy's Nightmares1989TV SeriesNicholas
ABC Afterschool Specials1989TV SeriesJeff
Designing Women1989TV SeriesBen
Ernest Goes to Camp1987Bobby Wayne
American Playhouse1986TV SeriesHuck

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
HOARS (Home Owner Association Regency Supreme)2015TV Series 6 episodes
Habitat2014/IVShort

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
HOARS (Home Owner Association Regency Supreme)2015TV Series executive producer - 6 episodes
Habitat2014/IVShort producer
Mock-Notz... a Comedic Freak Show1997executive producer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Batman: The Telltale Series2016Video Game written by
Mock-Notz... a Comedic Freak Show1997

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Golden Boy2016/Ispecial thanks post-production
Bernard and Hueythanks post-production
Custodian2016/IIShort special thanks
The Two Dollar Bill Documentary2015Documentary special thanks
The Apple Tree2015Short special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Year Without RentDocumentary post-productionHimself
Bandwagon2004DocumentaryPatrick
God's Image1996Documentary short
Natural Born Puritan1994Documentary
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