Andrew Jackson

Early Life and Family

What other sport did Jackson acquire a taste for that he carried over into adulthood?

Jackson loved horse racing and betting on racehorses. He first acquired this interest in Charleston after he inherited some money from either his grandfather or mother. He remained an ardent aficionado of horse racing his entire life.


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