1,000 Guineas Winners: 1900s

1989: Portrait of Pat Eddery of Ireland at the 1000 Guineas Stakes at Newmarket racecourse in Newmarket, England. Dan Smith/Allsport
For details of winning horses, jockeys, and trainers from 1980 on, visit our 1,000 Guineas winners page.

If you’re interested in 1,000 Guineas history, visit the 1000 Guineas early winners page for a list of all winners in the 1800s.

1950 to 1979

Year

Winner

Jockey

Trainer

Owner

1950 Camarée Rae Johnstone Alexandre Lieux Jean Ternynck
1951 Belle of All Gordon Richards Norman Bertie Henry Tufton
1952 Zabara Ken Gethin Vic Smyth Sir Malcolm McAlpine
1953 Happy Laughter Manny Mercer Jack Jarvis David Will
1954 Festoon Scobie Breasley Noel Cannon John A Dewar
1955 Meld Harry Carr Cecil Boyd-Rochfort Lady Zia Wernher
1956 Honeylight Edgar Britt Charles Elsey Sir Victor Sassoon
1957 Rose Royale II Charlie Smirke Alec Head HH Aga Khan III
1958 Bella Paola Serge Boullenger François Mathet François Dupré
1959 Petite Etoile Doug Smith Noel Murless Prince Aly Khan
1960 Never Too Late II Roger Poincelet Etienne Pollet Mrs Howell Jackson
1961 Sweet Solera Bill Rickaby Reg Day Mrs Magnus Castello
1962 Abermaid Bill Williamson Harry Wragg Roderic More O’Ferrall
1963 Hula Dancer Roger Poincelet Etienne Pollet Gertrude T Widener
1964 Pourparler Garnie Bougoure Paddy Prendergast Lady Beatrice Granard
1965 Night Off Bill Williamson Walter Wharton Lionel Holliday
1966 Glad Rags Paul Cook Vincent O’Brien Alice du Pont Mills
1967 Fleet George Moore Noel Murless R C Boucher
1968 Caergwrle Sandy Barclay Noel Murless Gwen Murless
1969 Full Dress Ron Hutchinson Harry Wragg Budgie Moller
1970 Humble Duty Lester Piggott Peter Walwyn Lady Jean Ashcombe
1971 Altesse Royale Yves Saint-Martin Noel Murless Col. Roger Hue-Williams
1972 Waterloo Edward Hide Bill Watts Mrs R Stanley
1973 Mysterious Geoff Lewis Noel Murless George A Pope, Jr.
1974 Highclere Joe Mercer Dick Hern Queen Elizabeth II
1975 Nocturnal Spree Johnny Roe Stuart Murless Mrs D O’Kelly
1976 Flying Water Yves Saint-Martin Angel Penna, Sr. Daniel Wildenstein
1977 Mrs McArdy Edward Hide Mick Easterby Edith Kettlewell
1978 Enstone Spark Ernie Johnson Barry Hills Dick Bonnycastle
1979 One in a Million Joe Mercer Henry Cecil Helena Springfield Ltd

In 1970, Humble Duty set the 1000 Guineas record for the widest winning margin since 1900. Humble Duty took the race by a full seven lengths.

1900 to 1950

Year

Winner

Jockey

Trainer

Owner

1901 Aida Danny Maher George Blackwell Sir James Miller
1902 Sceptre Herbert Randall Bob Sievier Bob Sievier
1903 Quintessence Herbert Randall J Chandler 7th Viscount Falmouth
1904 Pretty Polly Willie Lane Peter Gilpin Major Eustace Loder
1905 Cherry Lass G McCall Jack Robinson William Hall Walker
1906 Flair Bernard Dillon Peter Gilpin Sir Daniel Cooper
1907 Witch Elm Barry Lynham Jack Robinson William Hall Walker
1908 Rhodora L Lyne J Allen Richard Croker
1909 Electra Bernard Dillon Peter Gilpin Sir Daniel Cooper
1910 Winkipop Barry Lynham Willie Waugh Waldorf Astor
1911 Atmah Freddie Fox Fred Pratt James Armand de Rothschild
1912 Tagalie Les Hewitt Dawson Waugh Walter Raphael
1913 Jest Fred Rickaby, Jr. Charles Morton Jack B Joel
1914 Princess Dorrie W Huxley Charles Morton Jack B Joel
1915 Vaucluse Fred Rickaby, Jr. Frank Hartigan 5th Earl of Rosebery
1916 Canyon Fred Rickaby, Jr. George Lambton 17th Earl of Derby
1917 Diadem Fred Rickaby, Jr. George Lambton 1st Viscount d’Abernon
1918 Ferry Brownie Carslake George Lambton 17th Earl of Derby
1919 Roseway Albert Whalley Frank Hartigan Sir Edward G Hulton
1920 Cinna W Griggs T Waugh Sir R. Jardine
1921 Bettina G Bellhouse P Linton Walter Raphael
1922 Silver Urn Brownie Carslake Atty Persse B W Parr
1923 Tranquil Edward Gardner George Lambton 17th Earl of Derby
1924 Plack Charlie Elliott Jack Jarvis 5th Earl of Rosebery
1925 Saucy Sue Frank Bullock Alec Taylor, Jr. 2nd Viscount Astor
1926 Pillion Dick Perryman John Watson Anthony Gustav de Rothschild
1927 Cresta Run A Balding Peter Gilpin Major Giles Loder
1928 Scuttle Joe Childs William Rose Jarvis King George V
1929 Taj Mah W Sibbritt J. Torterolo Simon Guthmann
1930 Fair Isle Tommy Weston Frank Butters 17th Earl of Derby
1931 Four Course Charlie Elliott Fred Darling 4th Earl of Ellesmere
1932 Kandy Charlie Elliott Frank Carter Evremond de Saint-Alary
1933 Brown Betty Joe Childs Cecil Boyd-Rochfort William Woodward, Sr.
1934 Campanula Harry Wragg Jack Jarvis Sir George Bullough
1935 Mesa Rae Johnstone A J Swann Pierre Wertheimer
1936 Tide-Way Dick Perryman Colledge Leader 17th Earl of Derby
1937 Exhibitionist Steve Donoghue Joe Lawson Sir Victor Sassoon
1938 Rockfel Sam Wragg Ossie Bell Sir Hugo Cunliffe-Owen
1939 Galatea II R A Jones Joe Lawson Mrs R Clark
1940 Godiva D. Marks William Rose Jarvis 2nd Viscount Rothermere
1941 Dancing Time Dick Perryman Joe Lawson 1st Baron Glanely
1942 Sun Chariot Gordon Richards Fred Darling King George VI
1943 Herringbone Harry Wragg Walter Earl 17th Earl of Derby
1944 Picture Play Charlie Elliott Jack Watts Jim Joel
1945 Sun Stream Harry Wragg Walter Earl 17th Earl of Derby
1946 Hypericum Doug Smith Cecil Boyd-Rochfort King George VI
1947 Imprudence Rae Johnstone Jacques Lieux Mme Pierre Corbiere
1948 Queenpot Gordon Richards Noel Murless Sir Percy Loraine
1949 Musidora Edgar Britt Charles Elsey Norman Donaldson

1926 saw the record number of runners in the 1,000 Guineas. A total of 29 horses participated in the race, won by Pillion and jockeyed by Dick Perryman.