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Octave LAPIZE

French Octave LAPIZE

born Louis Octave LAPIZE

French professional road racing cyclist and track cyclist

Source :  Bernard MOREL

Born: on October 24, 1887 in Paris, France
Died: on July 14, 1917 in Toul, France


Biography

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.

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See Also :

- Category Cycling