Octave Lapize

1887 - 1917

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Octave Lapize (pronounced [ɔktav lapiz]; 24 October 1887 – 14 July 1917) was a French professional road racing cyclist and track cyclist.Most famous for winning the 1910 Tour de France and a bronze medal at the 1908 Summer Olympics in the men's 100 kilometres, he was a three-time winner of one-day classics, Paris–Roubaix and Paris–Brussels. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Octave Lapize has received more than 44,480 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Octave Lapize is the 37th most popular cyclist (down from 36th in 2019), the 2,367th most popular biography from France (down from 1,945th in 2019) and the 10th most popular French Cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Octave Lapize ranks 37 out of 1,212Before him are Louis Trousselier, Ferdinand Kübler, Joop Zoetemelk, Lucien Van Impe, Stan Ockers, and René Pottier. After him are Aristidis Konstantinidis, Laurent Fignon, Patrick Sercu, Odile Defraye, Guido Messina, and Gösta Pettersson.

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Among people born in 1887, Octave Lapize ranks 94Before him are Kurt Atterberg, Louis Jouvet, James Finlayson, Jim Thorpe, Arthur Percival, and Kazimierz Fajans. After him are Hitoshi Ashida, Frigyes Karinthy, Samuil Marshak, Antanas Merkys, Hanns Kerrl, and Josef Lada. Among people deceased in 1917, Octave Lapize ranks 48Before him are Spyridon Samaras, Carolus-Duran, Édouard Drumont, Duke Philipp of Württemberg, Yevgeni Ivanovich Alekseyev, and Boris Stürmer. After him are Eugène Grasset, Eric Campbell, Manuel de Arriaga, Enric Prat de la Riba, Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein, and Léon Flameng.

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In France

Among people born in France, Octave Lapize ranks 2,367 out of 5,234Before him are E. D. Morel (1873), Annabella (1907), Eleanor of Castile, Queen of Navarre (1363), Charles Rogier (1800), Princess Françoise of Orléans (1902), and Joséphin Péladan (1858). After him are Gaspard de Prony (1755), Nicholas I, Duke of Lorraine (1448), Patrick Dewaere (1947), Albert Robida (1848), Jean-François Le Sueur (1760), and Charles Plumier (1646).

Among CYCLISTS In France

Among cyclists born in France, Octave Lapize ranks 10Before him are Henri Cornet (1884), Lucien Petit-Breton (1882), François Faber (1887), Louison Bobet (1925), Louis Trousselier (1881), and René Pottier (1879). After him are Laurent Fignon (1960), Roger Walkowiak (1927), Henri Pélissier (1889), Jean Robic (1921), André Leducq (1904), and Jacques Dupont (1928).