Historic Overview Francois Faber

Rider

Overall Rank97
NameFrancois FABER
Country
  Luxembourg
Date of birth26-Jan-1887 - Aulnay sur Iton (Haute Normandie)
Date of death09-May-1915 - Carency (Nord Pas de Calais)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Francois Faber - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1906 Labor 233 27
2. 1907 Labor - Dunlop 1326 6
3. 1908 Peugeot - Wolber 2663 1
4. 1909 Alcyon - Dunlop 3544 1
5. 1910 Alcyon - Dunlop 2299 2
6. 1911 Alcyon - Dunlop 992 14
7. 1912 Automoto - Persan 1015 15
8. 1913 Cycles Saphir 1954 3
9. 1914 Peugeot - Wolber 993 13
Overall: 15019 97

Biography

François Faber (pronounced [fʁɑ̃.swa fa.be]; 26 January 1887 – 9 May 1915) was a Luxembourgian/French racing cyclist. He was born in France. He was the first foreigner to win the Tour de France in 1909, and his record of winning 5 consecutive stages still stands. He died in World War I while fighting for France.

source - Wikipedia