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Wantha Davis

Trailblazing feminine American horses jockey who was simply a pioneer in women’s sports activities and gained the 1940 Tuscon Derby. She started her jockey profession as an adolescent. In 2004 she was inducted in to the Hall of Popularity at the Country wide Cowgirl Museum in Fort Value, Tx. Her maiden name was Bangs, but she wedded equine trainer Lendol Davis. She paved just how for future feminine jockeys like Hall of Famer Julie Krone.

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