Historic Overview Francois Faber

Rider

Overall Rank96
NameFrancois FABER
Country
  Luxembourg
Date of birth26-Jan-1887 - Aulnay sur Iton (Haute Normandie)
Date of death09-May-1915 - Carency (Nord Pas de Calais)
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Francois Faber - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1906 Labor 233 27
2. 1907 Labor 1324 6
3. 1908 Peugeot 2660 1
4. 1909 Alcyon 3540 1
5. 1910 Alcyon 2296 2
6. 1911 Alcyon 991 14
7. 1912 Automoto 1014 15
8. 1913 Peugeot 1952 3
9. 1914 Peugeot 992 13
Overall: 15002 96

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