Stan Ockers

1920 - 1956

Stan Ockers

Constant ("Stan") Ockers (3 February 1920 in Borgerhout – 1 October 1956 in Antwerp) was a Belgian professional racing cyclist. He was runner-up in the Tour de France in 1950 and 1952, and the best sprinter in that race in 1955 and 1956. In 1955 he won the Classic "Ardennes double" by winning La Flèche Wallonne and the Liège–Bastogne–Liège in the same year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stan Ockers has received more than 27,685 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 39th most popular cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Stan Ockers ranks 39 out of 904Before him are Laurent Fignon, Roger De Vlaeminck, Marco Pantani, Octave Lapize, Luigi Ganna, and Jean Robic. After him are Odile Defraye, Lucien Van Impe, Henri Pélissier, Gastone Nencini, Rudi Altig, and Roger Walkowiak.

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Among people born in 1920, Stan Ockers ranks 117Before him are Jack Warden, Richard Farnsworth, Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Eva Dahlbeck, Eduardo Mondlane, and Marcel Reich-Ranicki. After him are Henrietta Lacks, Alf Ramsey, Delbert Mann, Miguel Delibes, Meliton Kantaria, and Christopher Robin Milne. Among people deceased in 1956, Stan Ockers ranks 66Before him are Julien Benda, Ludwig Klages, Hermann Abendroth, Ernst Robert Curtius, Samad Vurgun, and Felix Bernstein. After him are Jean Metzinger, Elpidio Quirino, Jimmie Angel, Clifford Brown, Infante Alfonso of Spain, and Alexander Korda.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Stan Ockers ranks 228 out of 658Before him are Guy Thys (1922), Queen Mathilde of Belgium (1973), Jodocus Hondius (1563), Frans Masereel (1889), Achille Van Acker (1898), and Herbert Wimmer (1944). After him are Charles Eugene, Duke of Württemberg (1728), Jan Fyt (1611), Godfrey I, Count of Louvain (1060), John of Ruusbroec (1293), Adrian Carton de Wiart (1880), and Jean Bolland (1596).

Among CYCLISTS In Belgium

Among cyclists born in Belgium, Stan Ockers ranks 8Before him are Patrick Sercu (1944), Rik Van Looy (1933), Philippe Thys (1889), Rik Van Steenbergen (1924), Firmin Lambot (1886), and Roger De Vlaeminck (1947). After him are Odile Defraye (1888), Lucien Van Impe (1946), Romain Maes (1912), Sylvère Maes (1909), Lucien Buysse (1892), and Léon Scieur (1888).

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