Ty Murray

Ty Murray


10/11/1969, Phoenix, Arizona

Birth Name

Ty Monroe Murray


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Ty Murray's fifth-grade teacher once assigned him an essay in which he had to answer one question: "If you could do anything in your life, what would it be?" Without hesitation, the skinny toehead wrote, "I want to beat Larry Mahan's record," referring to the living legend's six…more


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    • Ty Murray: If I could be President for only one day, I would like to find out about top secret missions and issues that our government is currently involved in that most the U.S. citizens do not have access to or are unaware.

    • Ty Murray: My goal is to continue doing what is fulfilling and makes me happy. If I can do that, I can achieve all of my goals.

    • Ty Murray: My most memorable career moment was when I won my seventh all-around championship at the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas in December of 1998. The seventh all-around was special because there were people who didn't think I'd make the NFR again after the injuries I suffered in 1995, 1996 and 1997.

    • Ty Murray: I have loved the cowboy life – everything about it – since the day I was born. There's no other feeling on this Earth like making great rides on great animals.

    • Ty Murray: I don't care about going down in history as a great bull rider or bronc rider. I hope people will remember me as a great cowboy.