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Florian Rousseau

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Florian Rousseau (born 3 February 1974 in Orléans) is a former French track cyclist who won three gold medals and one silver at the Summer Olympics (1996 and 2000). He was popular among spectators for the facial expressions he pulled - many of them seeming to make his eyes bulge - to help him concentrate at the start of races. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Florian Rousseau has received more than 22,609 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Florian Rousseau is the 730th most popular cyclist (up from 770th in 2019), the 5,437th most popular biography from France (down from 4,768th in 2019) and the 82nd most popular French Cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Florian Rousseau ranks 730 out of 1,214Before him are Robert Bartko, Daniel Teklehaimanot, Jérôme Pineau, Gorazd Štangelj, Martin Elmiger, and Matti Breschel. After him are Grégory Rast, Janek Tombak, Alessandro Bertolini, Laurens ten Dam, Steven de Jongh, and Dylan van Baarle.

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Among people born in 1974, Florian Rousseau ranks 717Before him are Paul Epworth, Sergey Ryazansky, Farhan Akhtar, René Sommerfeldt, Christian Riganò, and Michelle Krusiec. After him are Dave Mirra, Yuan Hua, Sergei Rublevsky, Sergey Pogorelov, Lark Voorhies, and Fazlullah.

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In France

Among people born in France, Florian Rousseau ranks 5,437 out of 6,011Before him are Tony Gallopin (1988), Alain Gomis (1972), Dimitri Foulquier (1993), Jérôme Pineau (1980), Allison Pineau (1989), and Hannibal Mejbri (2003). After him are Youssef Aït Bennasser (1996), Lucas Tousart (1997), Lindsay Rose (1992), Étienne Bacrot (1983), Billy Ketkeophomphone (1990), and Julien Lizeroux (1979).

Among CYCLISTS In France

Among cyclists born in France, Florian Rousseau ranks 82Before him are Félicia Ballanger (1971), Frédéric Guesdon (1971), David Moncoutié (1975), Arnaud Démare (1991), Tony Gallopin (1988), and Jérôme Pineau (1980). After him are Guillaume Martin (1993), Pierre Rolland (1986), Arnaud Tournant (1978), Sandy Casar (1979), Jimmy Casper (1978), and Pauline Ferrand-Prévot (1992).