Midnight Sun (horse)

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Midnight Sun (194065) was one of the leading sires of the Tennessee Walking Horse breed, and a two-time World Grand Champion in 1945 and 1946. He was trained by Fred Walker and lived almost all his life at Harlinsdale Farm in Franklin, Tennessee.

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Midnight Sun
Midnight Sun
BreedTennessee Walking Horse
DisciplineShow horse
SireWilson's Allen
GrandsireRoan Allen
DamRamsey's Rena
Maternal grandsireDement's Allen
CountryUnited States of America
ColorBlack, no markings
BreederSamuel M. Ramsey
TrainerFred Walker
Major wins
World Grand Championships, 1945, 1946

Midnight Sun sired approximately 2,600 foals in his life, one of which became the three-time World Grand Champion The Talk of the Town. Of the horses that have won the annual Tennessee Walking Horse World Grand Championship since 1949, only four were not of Midnight Sun's bloodline.