Hugo Koblet

1925 - 1964

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Hugo Koblet (pronounced [ˈhuːɡo ˈkoːblɛt]; 21 March 1925 – 6 November 1964) was a Swiss champion cyclist. He won the Tour de France and the Giro d'Italia as well as competing in six-day and pursuit races on the track. He won 70 races as a professional. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugo Koblet has received more than 61,079 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Hugo Koblet is the 17th most popular cyclist (up from 22nd in 2019), the 155th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 145th in 2019) and the most popular Swiss Cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Hugo Koblet ranks 17 out of 1,212Before him are Rik Van Looy, Federico Bahamontes, Henri Cornet, Charly Gaul, Felice Gimondi, and Philippe Thys. After him are Luis Ocaña, Alfredo Binda, Lucien Petit-Breton, François Faber, Marco Pantani, and Jan Janssen.

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Among people born in 1925, Hugo Koblet ranks 105Before him are Robert Hardy, Luciano Leggio, Moshe Arens, Rubem Fonseca, Paul Greengard, and John DeLorean. After him are Brian Aldiss, Jenő Buzánszky, Jean d'Ormesson, Pramoedya Ananta Toer, Alexander Shulgin, and Martin Rodbell. Among people deceased in 1964, Hugo Koblet ranks 46Before him are Werner Kempf, Alan Ladd, Halide Edib Adıvar, Mikhail Larionov, Vladko Maček, and Sergey Biryuzov. After him are Bechara El Khoury, Pedro Petrone, Gerald Gardner, Infante Alfonso, Duke of Calabria, Tatyana Afanasyeva, and Jean Fautrier.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Hugo Koblet ranks 155 out of 749Before him are Jean-Robert Argand (1768), Micheline Calmy-Rey (1945), Carlo Fontana (1638), Nicolaus II Bernoulli (1695), Notker the Stammerer (840), and Billy Meier (1937). After him are Jacques Charles François Sturm (1803), Pietro Lombardo (1435), Isabelle Eberhardt (1877), Théophile Steinlen (1859), Rudolf I, Duke of Bavaria (1274), and Victor Goldschmidt (1888).

Among CYCLISTS In Switzerland

Among cyclists born in Switzerland, Hugo Koblet ranks 1After him are Ferdinand Kübler (1919), Fabian Cancellara (1981), Fritz Schär (1926), Alex Zülle (1968), Gianni Bugno (1964), Pascal Richard (1964), Jakob Fuglsang (1985), Mauro Gianetti (1964), Oscar Camenzind (1971), Leonardo Piepoli (1971), and Nino Schurter (1986).