Name Birthday Team Country Score
1. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson
FRA
3186
2. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
2987
3. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920 Nivea - Fuchs
ITA
2339
4. Bruno MONTI 12-Jun-1930 Lygie
ITA
2283
5. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925 Faema - Guerra
SUI
2220
6. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop
FRA
2195
7. Antonin ROLLAND 03-Sep-1924 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson
FRA
1765
8. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
1728
9. Jean BRANKART 12-Jul-1930 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
1672
10. Gilbert BAUVIN 04-Aug-1927 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop
FRA
1478
11. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919 Bianchi - Pirelli
ITA
1470
12. Germain DERIJCKE 02-Nov-1929 Alcyon - Dunlop
BEL
1433
13. Alessandro FANTINI 01-Jan-1932 Lygie
ITA
1391
14. Agostino COLETTO 14-Aug-1927 Fréjus
ITA
1380
15. Bernard GAUTHIER 22-Sep-1924 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson
FRA
1358
16. Wout WAGTMANS 10-Nov-1929 Locomotief - Vredestein
NED
1343
17. Jean BOBET 22-Feb-1930 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson
FRA
1306
18. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson
BEL
1303
19. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923 Alcyon - Dunlop
NED
1295
20. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
1285
21. Giancarlo ASTRUA 11-Aug-1927 Lygie
ITA
1256
22. Max SCHELLENBERG 06-Oct-1927 Tigra
SUI
1248
23. Jesus LORONO 26-Jan-1926 Splendid - D'Alessandro
ESP
1225
24. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
1208
25. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932 Torpado - Ursus
ITA
1194
26. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928 Splendid - D'Alessandro
ESP
1151
27. Rino BENEDETTI 18-Nov-1928 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
1138
28. Gabriel COMPANY 16-May-1930 Fiorelli
ESP
1099
29. Jean DOTTO 27-Mar-1928 Vampire - D'Alessandro
FRA
1089
30. Giuseppe MINARDI 18-Mar-1928 Legnano
ITA
1082
31. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932 Magnat - Debon
LUX
1076
32. Angelo CONTERNO 13-Mar-1925 Torpado - Ursus
ITA
1069
33. Jean FORESTIER 07-Oct-1930 Follis - Dunlop
FRA
1068
34. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919 La Perle - Hutchinson
SUI
1060
35. Vicente ITURAT 22-Aug-1928 Feru
ESP
1029
36. Salvador BOTELLA 27-Mar-1929 Terrot - Hutchinson
ESP
1027
37. Bernardo RUIZ NAVARRETE 08-Jan-1925 Splendid - D'Alessandro
ESP
1009
38. Cleto MAULE 14-Mar-1931 Torpado - Ursus
ITA
978
39. Carlo CLERICI 03-Sep-1929 Condor
SUI
965
40. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924 Girardengo - Eldorado
BEL
954
41. Antonio GELABERT AMENGUAL 07-Sep-1921 Splendid - D'Alessandro
ESP
942
42. Giorgio ALBANI 15-Jun-1929 Legnano
ITA
936
43. Rene PRIVAT 04-Dec-1930 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson
FRA
856
44. Rene STREHLER 13-Apr-1934 Condor
SUI
847
45. Jan NOLTEN 20-Jan-1930 Locomotief - Vredestein
NED
846
46. Aldo MOSER 07-Feb-1934 Torpado - Ursus
ITA
839
47. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919 Alcyon - Dunlop
BEL
827
48. Louis CAPUT 23-Jan-1921 Arliguie - Hutchinson
FRA
826
49. Pierre MOLINERIS 21-May-1920 Alcyon - Dunlop
FRA
826
50. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929 La Perle - Hutchinson
FRA
825
51. Jacques DUPONT 19-Jun-1928 La Perle - Hutchinson
FRA
799
52. Danilo BAROZZI 21-Aug-1927 Atala - Pirelli
ITA
799
53. Otto MEILI 14-Apr-1929 Tigra
SUI
769
54. Hein VAN BREENEN 12-Jun-1929 Locomotief - Vredestein
NED
765
55. Jose GOMEZ DEL MORAL 04-Dec-1931 R.C.D. Espanol - Mobylette - GAC
ESP
763
56. Antonio JIMENEZ QUILES 13-Jul-1934 Gamma
ESP
744
57. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928 Terrot - Hutchinson
ESP
738
58. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932 Gitane - Hutchinson
FRA
722
59. Pierino BAFFI 15-Sep-1930 Nivea - Fuchs
ITA
719
60. Arrigo PADOVAN 16-Jun-1927 Atala - Pirelli
ITA
699
61. Maurice QUENTIN 02-Jun-1920 Gitane - Hutchinson
FRA
697
62. Georges GAY 21-Mar-1926 Rochet - Dunlop
FRA
692
63. Francois MAHE 02-Sep-1930 Terrot - Hutchinson
FRA
642
64. Eugenio BERTOGLIO 24-Apr-1929 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
638
65. Jose SERRA GIL 23-Dec-1923 Feru
ESP
619
66. Alex CLOSE 26-Nov-1921 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
611
67. Mario BARONI 11-Mar-1927 Nivea - Fuchs
ITA
609
68. Vincent VITETTA 01-Oct-1925 Alcyon - Dunlop
FRA
608
69. Nello LAUREDI 05-Oct-1924 Vampire - D'Alessandro
FRA
605
70. Pietro GIUDICI 28-Jul-1921 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
603
71. Roger BUCHONNET 30-May-1926 Rochet - Dunlop
FRA
585
72. Emilio RODRIGUEZ BARROS 28-Nov-1923 Mariotas
ESP
581
73. Kurt SCHNEIDER 01-Sep-1932 Bertin - D'Alessandro - The Dura
AUT
578
74. Jean ADRIAENSENS 06-Jun-1932 Libertas - Girardengo - Huret
BEL
577
75. Marcel JANSSENS 30-Dec-1931 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
574
76. Walter SERENA 03-Apr-1928 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
566
77. Carmelo MORALES EROSTARBE 04-Dec-1930 Gamma
ESP
555
78. Jean Marie CIELESKA 19-Feb-1928 Gitane - Hutchinson
FRA
553
79. Raymond HOORELBEEKE 03-Jan-1930 Alcyon - Dunlop
FRA
545
80. Luciano PEZZI 07-Feb-1921 Lygie
ITA
544
81. Daan DE GROOT 25-May-1933 Locomotief - Vredestein
NED
534
82. Ugo ANZILE 02-Feb-1931 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson
ITA
531
83. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934 La Perle - Hutchinson
FRA
530
84. Roger DECOCK 20-Apr-1927 Girardengo - Eldorado
BEL
530
85. Ugo MASSOCCO 10-Apr-1928 Nivea - Fuchs
ITA
520
86. Marcel ERNZER 23-Mar-1926 Terrot - Hutchinson
LUX
512
87. Nicolas BARONE 06-Mar-1931 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop
FRA
504
88. Russell MOCKRIDGE 18-Jul-1928 Rudge Whitworth
AUS
504
89. Andres TROBAT GARCIAS 04-Sep-1925 Mariotas
ESP
502
90. Giuseppe BURATTI 03-Nov-1929 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
494
91. Ernest STERCKX 01-Dec-1922 L'Avenir
BEL
493
92. Brian ROBINSON 03-Nov-1930 Hercules
GBR
493
93. Roger WALKOWIAK 02-Mar-1927 Gitane - Hutchinson
FRA
490
94. Edgard SORGELOOS 14-Dec-1930 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
485
95. Emiel VAN CAUTER 02-Dec-1931 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
472
96. Guido BONI 04-Nov-1933 Torpado - Ursus
ITA
472
97. Guido MESSINA 04-Jan-1931 Fréjus
ITA
471
98. Gunther PANKOKE 13-Aug-1925 Rüberg - Kette
GER
470
99. Michele GISMONDI 11-Jun-1931 Bianchi - Pirelli
ITA
468
100. Alfredo MARTINI 18-Feb-1921 Nivea - Fuchs
ITA
462
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