Historic Overview Eugène Meyer


Overall Rank19032
NameEugène MEYER
Date of birth08-Jul-1844 - Benfeld (Alsace)
Date of death28-Sep-1907 - Brunoy (lle-de-France)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking


Eugène Meyer

Eugène Meyer was a French mechanic credited with making important contributions to the development of the bicycle. He received a French patent for wire wheels in 1868 and is now believed to be the person primarily responsible for making the penny-farthing feasible and widely known.

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Eugène Meyer - Scores by Season

Year Team Score Rank
1. 1869 Individual 11 28
2. 1870 Individual 25 36
Overall: 36 19032