Gotland Russ stallion Baltzar RR 107 (b. 1933 SWE) by Frej out of Vanda. Oh yes, there were (maybe still are?) spotted Russis! Their colour came from the first studbook stallion Khediven RR1 whose sire was an Arabian Halim DB and dam a Scanian mare with spotted colouring and mostly unknown lineage
Bend Or was a British Thoroughbred racehorse who won the 1880 Epsom Derby. His regular jockey Fred Archer, winner of thirteen consecutive British jockey titles, said Bend Or was probably the greatest horse he had ever ridden.