The Official Website of Gene Autry, America's Favorite Singing Cowboy

Fun Autry Fact:

Gene was the first Western star to perform at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

Champion, World's Wonder Horse

Touring Champion (dates undetermined)

  • Dark-sorrel colored
  • 4 white stockings
  • Medium-wide blaze that veered to the right side of his forehead
  • Made personal appearances
  • Highlights: appeared in the late forties and fifties at rodeos and stage shows, including 1947 Madison Square Garden and 1953 England Tour; has his hoof prints next to Gene’s handprints at Grauman’s Chinese Theater in Hollywood

Research assistance provided by author Petrine Mitchum.

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