Jacques Dupont

1928 - 2019

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Jacques Dupont (19 June 1928 – 4 November 2019) was a French racing cyclist and Olympic champion in track cycling. He won a gold medal in the 1000m time trial at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London. He also won a bronze medal in the team road race, together with José Beyaert and Alain Moineau. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Dupont has received more than 5,446 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Jacques Dupont is the 62nd most popular cyclist (up from 140th in 2019), the 2,904th most popular biography from France (up from 3,108th in 2019) and the 16th most popular French Cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Jacques Dupont ranks 62 out of 1,212Before him are Maurice De Waele, Francesco Moser, Gastone Nencini, Jean Robic, Romain Maes, and André Leducq. After him are Roger Pingeon, Fabian Cancellara, Fiorenzo Magni, Antonin Magne, Herman Van Springel, and Julio Jiménez.

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Among people born in 1928, Jacques Dupont ranks 244Before him are Leon Fleisher, Steingrímur Hermannsson, Yury Yakovlev, Pancho Gonzales, Gudrun Pausewang, and Nancy Marchand. After him are Abdellatif Filali, Elio Sgreccia, Borisav Jović, Vasily Lazarev, Robert Brout, and Bengt Gustavsson. Among people deceased in 2019, Jacques Dupont ranks 177Before him are Carmen Argenziano, José Antonio Reyes, Sadako Ogata, Mitchell Feigenbaum, Marie-José Nat, and Prosper Grech. After him are Fernando Sebastián Aguilar, Margarita Salas, Keith Flint, Elio Sgreccia, Rudi Gutendorf, and John C. Bogle.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jacques Dupont ranks 2,904 out of 5,234Before him are Albert, 4th duc de Broglie (1821), Victor Segalen (1878), André Leducq (1904), Michel Marcel Navratil (1908), Henri Sauguet (1901), and Hugues-Bernard Maret, duc de Bassano (1763). After him are Alexis Thérèse Petit (1791), Wan Hu (1510), Jean-Antoine Chaptal (1756), Jules Dalou (1838), René Barjavel (1911), and Paul Pogba (1993).

Among CYCLISTS In France

Among cyclists born in France, Jacques Dupont ranks 16Before him are Octave Lapize (1887), Laurent Fignon (1960), Roger Walkowiak (1927), Henri Pélissier (1889), Jean Robic (1921), and André Leducq (1904). After him are Roger Pingeon (1940), Antonin Magne (1904), Hippolyte Aucouturier (1876), Bernard Thévenet (1948), Jean Stablinski (1932), and Lucien Aimar (1941).