Frankie Dettori Wife: Meet Catherine Dettori

Written by: Amos Osrah

Frankie Dettori is a British-Italian jockey who was born in Milan, Italy, on December 15, 1970. His full name is Lanfranco Dettori, but he is widely known as Frankie.

He started riding horses at a young age, following in the footsteps of his father Gianfranco, who was also a champion jockey.

Frankie moved to England in 1985 and became an apprentice for trainer Luca Cumani. He rode his first winner in Britain in 1987, at the age of 16.

Since then, he has become one of the most prolific and celebrated jockeys in history, winning more than 3,300 races in Britain and over 600 Group 1 races worldwide.

He also made history in 1996 when he rode all seven winners on the card at Ascot, a feat that has never been repeated.

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Frankie Dettori Wife: Meet Catherine Dettori

Frankie Dettori’s wife is Catherine Dettori, whom he married in 1995. Catherine is a former model and equestrian who met Frankie at a party in London.

They have been together for over 25 years and have five children: Leo (born in 1998), Ella (born in 2000), Mia (born in 2002), Tallulah (born in 2004), and Rocco (born in 2006).

Catherine is Frankie’s biggest supporter and often accompanies him to major races around the world.

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She also helps him manage his business affairs and charitable activities. She is described as a loving and devoted wife and mother who keeps Frankie grounded and happy.

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