Carry Back of Ocala wins the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes.
Rosemere Farm closes.
Rose sells his land for $1,500 an acre for development.
A community college and stores are built on the old Rosemere Farm.
Thoroughbred horse farms in Marion County total 52.
Florida legislature passes a bill allowing one race per day at Florida tracks for Florida-breds.
The Florida Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association (and now Owners’) moves to the grounds of Golden Hills now Ocala National.