Marco Pantani

1970 - 2004

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Marco Pantani (Italian pronunciation: [ˈmarko panˈtaːni]; 13 January 1970 – 14 February 2004) was an Italian road racing cyclist, widely considered one of the best climbers of all time in professional road bicycle racing. He won both the Tour de France and the Giro d'Italia in 1998, being the sixth Italian after Ottavio Bottecchia, Gino Bartali, Fausto Coppi, Felice Gimondi and Gastone Nencini to win the Tour de France. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marco Pantani has received more than 1,013,138 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Marco Pantani is the 22nd most popular cyclist (up from 35th in 2019), the 1,708th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,712th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Italian Cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Marco Pantani ranks 22 out of 1,212. Before him are Philippe Thys, Hugo Koblet, Luis Ocaña, Alfredo Binda, Lucien Petit-Breton, and François Faber. After him are Jan Janssen, Louison Bobet, Nicolas Frantz, Roger De Vlaeminck, Rik Van Steenbergen, and Firmin Lambot.

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Among people born in 1970, Marco Pantani ranks 26Before him are Paul Ryan, Simon Pegg, Beck, Gianni Infantino, Halit Ergenç, and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. After him are Fred Durst, Amaury Nolasco, Paolo Sorrentino, Christian Karembeu, Gabriela Sabatini, and Emmanuel Petit. Among people deceased in 2004, Marco Pantani ranks 67Before him are Charles Sweeney, Nino Manfredi, Jerry Orbach, Jean Rouch, Takeshi Kamo, and Lennart Bernadotte. After him are Serge Reggiani, John Charles, Philippe de Broca, Nikolai Chernykh, Carlos Lacoste, and Olga Ladyzhenskaya.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Marco Pantani ranks 1,708 out of 4,088. Before him are Wacho (500), Sergio Pininfarina (1926), Antipope Benedict X (1048), Gianfranco Zola (1966), Charles Emmanuel, Prince of Carignano (1770), and Giovanni di Paolo (1403). After him are Welf I, Duke of Bavaria (1035), Princess Maria Antonietta of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1851), Girolamo Riario (1443), Felice Romani (1788), Serge Reggiani (1922), and Gianluca Vialli (1964).

Among CYCLISTS In Italy

Among cyclists born in Italy, Marco Pantani ranks 6Before him are Fausto Coppi (1919), Gino Bartali (1914), Maurice Garin (1871), Felice Gimondi (1942), and Alfredo Binda (1902). After him are Ottavio Bottecchia (1894), Luigi Ganna (1883), Francesco Moser (1951), Gastone Nencini (1930), Fiorenzo Magni (1920), and Costante Girardengo (1893).

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