Jan Raas

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Jan Raas (born 8 November 1952) is a Dutch former professional cyclist whose 115 wins include the 1979 World Road Race Championship in Valkenburg, he also won the Tour of Flanders in 1979 and 1983, Paris–Roubaix in 1982 and Milan–San Remo in 1977. He won ten stages in the Tour de France. In six starts, Raas won the Amstel Gold Race five times. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jan Raas has received more than 54,718 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Jan Raas is the 178th most popular cyclist (down from 138th in 2019), the 631st most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 515th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Dutch Cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Jan Raas ranks 178 out of 1,212Before him are Antonio Suárez, Enzo Sacchi, Michele Scarponi, Gerben Karstens, Leif Mortensen, and Guy Lapébie. After him are Mario Zanin, Bernardo Ruiz, Charles Henry Bartlett, Laurent Jalabert, Ivan Basso, and Bernard Leene.

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Among people born in 1952, Jan Raas ranks 318Before him are Michel Blanc, Luka Peruzović, Michael Behe, André Comte-Sponville, Walter Isaacson, and Kurban Berdyev. After him are Antanas Mockus, Bogusław Linda, Tian Zhuangzhuang, Vyacheslav Zaytsev, Jim Cummings, and Jean-Christophe Rufin.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Jan Raas ranks 631 out of 1,209Before him are Jasper Cillessen (1989), Job Cohen (1947), Dirk Hartog (1580), Henri Frankfort (1897), Georginio Wijnaldum (1990), and Gerben Karstens (1942). After him are Hendrik Marsman (1899), Prince Carlos, Duke of Parma (1970), Fedde Schurer (1898), John Heitinga (1983), Puck van Heel (1904), and Hans Ooft (1947).

Among CYCLISTS In Netherlands

Among cyclists born in Netherlands, Jan Raas ranks 9Before him are Hennie Kuiper (1949), Arie den Hartog (1941), Peter Post (1933), Adri van der Poel (1959), Gerrit Voorting (1923), and Gerben Karstens (1942). After him are Bernard Leene (1903), Gerrie Knetemann (1951), Steven Rooks (1960), Joseph Bruyère (1948), Jan Pijnenburg (1906), and Tom Dumoulin (1990).