Maurice Garin

1871 - 1957

Maurice Garin

Maurice-François Garin (pronounced [mɔʁis fʁɑ̃swa ɡaʁɛ̃, moʁ-]; 3 March 1871 – 19 February 1957) was a French road bicycle racer best known for winning the inaugural Tour de France in 1903, and for being stripped of his title in the second Tour in 1904 along with eight others, for cheating. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maurice Garin has received more than 164,023 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5th most popular cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Maurice Garin ranks 5 out of 904Before him are Eddy Merckx, Fausto Coppi, Jacques Anquetil, and Gino Bartali. After him are Raymond Poulidor, Lance Armstrong, Henri Cornet, Tom Simpson, Miguel Induráin, Bernard Hinault, and Patrick Sercu.

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Among people born in 1871, Maurice Garin ranks 23Before him are Theodore Dreiser, Georges Rouault, František Kupka, Lesya Ukrainka, Giacomo Balla, and Émile Borel. After him are Stjepan Radić, Grand Duke George Alexandrovich of Russia, Ernst Zermelo, Lyonel Feininger, Alexander von Zemlinsky, and William Stern. Among people deceased in 1957, Maurice Garin ranks 32Before him are Jože Plečnik, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Eliot Ness, Heinrich Hoffmann, Erich von Stroheim, and Joseph McCarthy. After him are Richard E. Byrd, José Leandro Andrade, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Prince George of Greece and Denmark, Carl Clauberg, and V. Gordon Childe.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Maurice Garin ranks 904 out of 3,282Before him are Constantius Gallus (325), Francesco Guardi (1712), Antipope Anacletus II (1090), Tiberius Gemellus (19), Orazio Gentileschi (1563), and Bartolomeo Eustachi (1500). After him are Nicola Porpora (1686), Rosalia Lombardo (1918), Hiero I of Syracuse (-600), Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749), Tigellinus (10), and Occhiali (1519).

Among CYCLISTS In Italy

Among cyclists born in Italy, Maurice Garin ranks 3Before him are Fausto Coppi (1919) and Gino Bartali (1914). After him are Felice Gimondi (1942), Ottavio Bottecchia (1894), Alfredo Binda (1902), Marco Pantani (1970), Luigi Ganna (1883), Gastone Nencini (1930), Francesco Moser (1951), Fiorenzo Magni (1920), and Costante Girardengo (1893).

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