Secretariat was born in Virginia on March 30th, 1970. His sire was Bold Ruler, and his Dam was Somethingroyal. His full pedigree can be viewed HERE.
He sired over 600 registered foals, many of which had quite impressive race careers themselves.
Secretariat raced from 1972-1973.
In October of 1989, Secretariat was euthanized due to a severe/ painful case of laminitis, which could not be corrected.
To read more about Secretariat, check out this site, which is dedicated to him.