Fitzsimmons, James

Fitzsimmons, (James Edward) “Sunny Jim”

(1874–1966) horse trainer; born in New York City. He trained horses for the Belair stable (1923–55) and conditioned such champion thoroughbreds as Gallant Fox, Omaha, Granville, and Nashua.
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