Ogden Mills “Dinny” Phipps was born on September 18, 1940, and died on April 6, 2016.
He was an American financier, prominent Thoroughbred racehorse industry executive and a horse owner and breeder.
He was the son of major Thoroughbred owner/breeder Ogden Phipps, his grandmother Gladys Mills Phipps owned the renowned Wheatley Stable and his great-grandfather Ogden Millswho was involved with Thoroughbreds starting at the end of the 19th century, owned racing stables in the United States and was a partner with Lord Derby in a racing stable in France.
He was widely known by the nickname “Dinny,” he was chairman of the family’s Bessemer Trust until retiring in 1994, and served as its vice chairman.
Ogden Mills Phipps passed away at 75 yrs old.