Imported in 1976 by Jay Stream after SAMIR (as registered in Spain) had won first in yearlings at the 1976 Spanish Nationals. Gifted to Wayne Newton by the Streams as a 3 year old, *GG SAMIR was used on *ARAMUS daughters to produce the Spanish/Polish cross which has much success in the performance ring. Sire of only 56 Classical Spanish foals, *GG SAMIR had 443 get and 1336 grandget. *GG SAMIR was the leading living Spanish sire of champions until his death, and is still the all-time leading Spanish sire of champions, with 123 champions, 24 National winners and 20 producers of National winners, predominately in Western Pleasure and Driving. Both his Spanish-Related son WN Knight Rider+// and grandson CA Hermoso ++/ are just two of the many National level winners.