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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 68,855 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Jan Raas is the 123rd most popular cyclist (up from 178th in 2019), the 639th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 630th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Dutch Cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Jan Raas ranks 123 out of 1,214Before him are Djamolidine Abdoujaparov, Peter Sagan, Albert Richter, Raymond Impanis, Johny Schleck, and Fernand Sanz. After him are Pedro Delgado, Franco Bitossi, Giuseppe Olmo, Willy Hansen, Michel Pollentier, and Pino Cerami.

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Among people born in 1952, Jan Raas ranks 308Before him are Mahmoud Jibril, Philippe Kahn, CCH Pounder, Jim Cummings, Robert C. Martin, and Monique van de Ven. After him are Lazar Ristovski, Esperanza Aguirre, Cristóbal López Romero, Miguel Ángel Ayuso Guixot, Clarke Peters, and S. Epatha Merkerson.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Jan Raas ranks 639 out of 1,427Before him are Frans van der Lugt (1938), Willeke van Ammelrooy (1944), Boudewijn Zenden (1976), Sigrid Kaag (1961), Wim Anderiesen (1903), and Monique van de Ven (1952). After him are Paulus Moreelse (1571), Maggie MacNeal (1950), Wim Eijk (1953), Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands (1966), Jaap Eden (1873), and Marie Braun (1911).

Among CYCLISTS In Netherlands

Among cyclists born in Netherlands, Jan Raas ranks 6Before him are Joop Zoetemelk (1946), Jan Janssen (1940), Hennie Kuiper (1949), Adri van der Poel (1959), and Arie den Hartog (1941). After him are Peter Post (1933), Gerrit Voorting (1923), Gerben Karstens (1942), Gerrie Knetemann (1951), Bernard Leene (1903), and Steven Rooks (1960).