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Greg LeMond

Profession: Cyclist

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Three time Tour de France winner in 1986, 1989 and 1990.

Born: June 26, 1961
Birthplace: Lakewood, California, USA
Age: 60 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer

Historical Events

  • 1983-09-04 Greg LeMond wins UCI World Road Race Championship in 7h 01' 21" in Altenrhein, Switzerland; first American cyclist to take the title
  • 1986-07-27 73rd Tour de France won by Greg LeMond of USA
  • 1989-07-23 76th Tour de France won by Greg LeMond of USA
  • 1990-07-22 77th Tour de France won by Greg LeMond of USA
  • 1990-09-27 Tour de France champion Greg LeMond visits White House

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