12 Famous White Horse Names

1. Marengo

Marengo was the famous war horse of Napoleon I of France. Named after the Battle of Marengo, through which he carried his rider safely.

2. Phantom

Zorro’s white horse in the Disney series Zorro.

3. Shadowfax

The horse ridden by Gandalf the White, of the race of the Mearas, lord of all horses (“Lord of the Rings” movies).

4. Desert Orchid (Dessie)

An English racehorse. He was rated the fifth best National Hunt horse of all time by Timeform.

5. Milton

Milton was a successful showjumping horse ridden by John Whitaker.

6. Falcon

Buster Crabbe’s horse. Buster Crabbe (1908-1983) was an American two-time Olympic swimmer and movie actor.

7. Billy

The white horse, saviour of the 1923 FA Cup Final.

8. Palomo

Simón Bolívar’s horse. It accompanied him on most of his campaigns of national liberation.

9. Pegasus

A mythical winged divine stallion who is one of the most recognized creatures in Greek mythology.

10. Raider

Durango Kid’s horse. The Durango Kid is a 1940 American Western.

11. Topper

Hopalong Cassidy’s Horse. Topper was ridden by western cowboy star William Boyd when he starred in the 1930s Hopalong Cassidy movies and TV series.

12. White Flash

The horse ridden by Tex Ritter in his western movies of the late 1930’s and 40’s.