Today in Cyclist History (Part 3)

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  • 1968-06-13 Fabio Baldato, Italian cyclist, born in Lonigo, Italy
  • 1968-06-20 Mike McCarthy, American pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1988, 96), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1968-07-05 Alex Zülle, Swiss road racing cyclist, born in Wil, Switzerland
  • 1968-08-14 Glenn Leroy McLeay, New Zealand points race cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Invercargill, New Zealand
  • 1968-08-26 Chris Boardman, British cyclist (world 1 hour record), born in Merseyside, England
  • 1968-11-19 Gord Fraser, road race cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1968-11-30 Laurent Jalabert, French road cyclist (Tour de France points 1992, 95; mountains 2001-2), born in Mazamet, France
  • 1969-02-23 Marc Wauters, Belgian cyclist, born in Hasselt, Belgium
  • 1969-04-07 Clark Sheehan, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1969-05-28 Frank McCormack, Leicester Mass, cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-06-01 Erin Hartwell, American time trial cyclist (Olympic bronze/silver-92, 96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-07-20 Giovanni Lombardi, Italian cyclist
  • 1969-07-29 Alison Dunlap, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1969-10-16 Darren McKenzie-Potter, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1969-11-07 Tanya Dubnicoff, Canadian cyclist (Olympic 6th 1992, 96), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1969-11-20 Richard Dickson Reid, New Zealand road race cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-01-13 Marco Pantani, Italian cyclist (Tour de France 1998), born in Cesena, Italy (d. 2004)
  • 1970-01-18 Peter van Petegem, Belgian cyclist, born in Brakel, Belgium
  • 1970-01-22 Abraham Olano, Spanish cyclist, born in Anoeta, Spain
  • 1970-02-14 Giuseppe Guerini, Italian cyclist, born in Gazzaniga, Italy
  • 1970-03-22 Leontien van Moorsel, Dutch cyclist (4 Olympic gold medals), born in Boekel, Netherlands
  • 1970-05-12 Andreas Hestler, Canadian cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Victoria, British Columbia
  • 1970-05-27 Michele Bartoli, Italian cyclist
  • 1970-06-03 Evgeni Berzin, Russian cyclist (Giro d'Italia 1994), born in Vyborg, Leningrad Oblast
  • 1970-06-15 Janie Eickhoff Quigley, American cyclist, born in Long Beach, California
  • 1970-07-03 Serhiy Honchar, Ukrainian cyclist, born in Rivne, Ukrainian SSR
  • 1970-07-07 Erik Zabel, German cyclist, born in East Berlin
  • 1970-08-06 Erwin Thijs, Belgian cyclist
  • 1970-08-16 Fabio Casartelli, Italian cyclist (Olympic gold 1992), born in Como, Italy (d. 1995)
  • 1970-09-14 Francesco Casagrande, Italian road racing cyclist, born in Florence, Italy
  • 1971-02-10 Marty Nothstein, US sprint cyclist (Olympic silver 1996), born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-03-01 Tyler Hamilton, American road cyclist (only American to win one of the five Monuments of cycling; Liège–Bastogne–Liège 2003), born in Marblehead, Massachusetts
  • 1971-03-30 Mari Holden, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1971-07-06 Adam Laurent, American pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Cruz, California
  • 1971-07-17 Nico Mattan, Belgian cyclist, born in Izegem, Belgium
  • 1971-08-09 Davide Rebellin, Italian cyclist
  • 1971-09-02 Tom Steels, Belgian cyclist

Person of interestLance Armstrong

1971-09-18 Lance Armstrong, American road cyclist (7 Tour de France titles) banned for illegal drug use, born in Plano, Texas

Cyclist and Drug Cheat Lance Armstrong
Cyclist and Drug Cheat
Lance Armstrong
  • 1971-10-11 Chann McRae, American cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Albany, Georgia
  • 1971-10-22 Timothy Christopher Carswell, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • 1971-12-23 Wim Vansevenant, Belgian cyclist, born in Diksmuide, Belgium
  • 1972-01-14 Raimondas Rumšas, Lithuanian cyclist, born in Šilutė, Lithuania
  • 1972-05-28 Michael Boogerd, Dutch cyclist
  • 1972-06-24 Robbie McEwen, Australian cyclist
  • 1972-09-05 Dirk Copeland, American pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1992, 96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1972-09-11 Matthew Gilmore, Belgian-Australian cyclist, born in Ghent, Belgium
  • 1972-09-27 Clara Hughes, cyclist (Olympics 2 bronze-96), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1972-10-08 Dede Demet, American cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1972-10-19 Glen Anthony Mitchell, New Zealand road race cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • 1972-12-12 Greg Randolph, American road cyclist (Olympics-74th-96), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1973-01-04 Frank Høj, Danish cyclist, born in Denmark
  • 1973-02-12 Brendon Mark Cameron, New Zealand 4k pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Otorohanga, New Zealand
  • 1973-03-03 Romāns Vainšteins, Latvian cyclist
  • 1973-05-07 Paolo Savoldelli, Italian cyclist, born in Clusone, Italy
  • 1973-06-29 George Hincapie, American road cyclist (Olympics-76th-92, 96), born in Queens, New York
  • 1973-07-16 Stefano Garzelli, Italian cyclist, born in Varese, Italy
  • 1973-08-06 Stuart O'Grady, Australian cyclist
  • 1973-08-10 Jessica Grieco, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1973-08-12 Joseba Beloki, Spanish cyclist
  • 1973-09-16 Alexander Vinokourov, Russian-Kazakhtani road cyclist, born in Petropavl, Kazakh S.S.R.
  • 1973-10-15 Susannah Kate Pryde, New Zealand road race cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1973-10-24 Levi Leipheimer, American road racing cyclist, born in Butte, Montana
  • 1973-12-02 Jan Ullrich, German road cyclist (Olympic gold road race 2000; Tour de France 1997; Vuelta a España 1999), born in Rostock, Germany
  • 1973-12-19 Zulfiya Zabirova, Russian cyclist
  • 1973-12-27 Bill Clay, Yokosuka Japan, US sprint cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1974-01-03 Alessandro Petacchi, Italian road cyclist (Tour de France 2010; Giro d'Italia 2004; Vuelta a España 2005), born in La Spezia, Italy
  • 1974-02-01 Roberto Heras, Spanish road cyclist (Vuelta a España 2000, 03, 04, 05 record), born in Béjar, Spain
  • 1974-06-01 Michael Rasmussen, Danish road cyclist (best climber classification Tour de France 2005, 06), born in Tølløse, Denmark
  • 1974-07-23 Rik Verbrugghe, Belgian cyclist, born in Tienen, Belgium
  • 1974-08-30 Javier Otxoa, Spanish cyclist
  • 1974-09-03 Rebecca Bailey, New Zealand cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • 1974-11-06 Frank Vandenbroucke, Belgian road racing cyclist, born in Mouscron, Belgium (d. 2009)
  • 1974-12-31 Mario Aerts, Belgian cyclist, born in Herentals, Belgium
  • 1975-01-09 Mariano Friedick, American pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Tarzana, California
  • 1975-01-22 Lee Maxwell Francis Vertongen, New Zealand cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Palmerston North, New Zealand
  • 1975-01-28 Julian Dean, Waihi NZ, team pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1975-04-22 Carlos Sastre, Spanish cyclist
  • 1975-05-20 Isaac Gálvez, Spanish cyclist (d. 2006)
  • 1975-10-14 Floyd Landis, American cyclist
  • 1975-12-11 Gerben de Knegt, Dutch cyclist, born in Tilburg, Netherlands
  • 1975-12-18 Michael Barry, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1976-01-02 Danilo Di Luca, Italian road cyclist (Giro d'Italia 2007), born in Spoltore, Italy
  • 1976-01-04 Benoît Joachim, Luxembourg cyclist, born in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
  • 1976-01-19 Sky Christopherson, American cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1976-01-24 Cindy Pieters, Belgian cyclist, born in Veurne, Belgium
  • 1976-02-15 Óscar Freire, Spanish cyclist, born in Torrelavega, Spain
  • 1976-02-24 Bradley McGee, Australian cyclist
  • 1976-03-14 Sarah Elizabeth Ulmer, 3k ind pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1976-03-23 Chris Hoy, Scottish cyclist, most successful Olympic cyclist ever (7 Olympic medals), born in Edinburgh
  • 1976-03-29 Igor Astarloa, Spanish cyclist
  • 1976-05-22 Christian Vande Velde, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1976-09-10 Greg Henderson, New Zealand track cyclist (World C'ship gold scratch race 2004), born in Dunedin, New Zealand
  • 1976-09-29 Oscar Sevilla, Spanish cyclist
  • 1977-01-04 David Millar, Scottish road racing cyclist (banned in 2004 for doping), born in Mtarfa, Malta
  • 1977-02-14 Cadel Evans, Australian road cyclist (Tour de France 2011; UCI World Road Race C'ships 2009), born in Katherine, Australia
  • 1977-05-06 Christophe Brandt, Belgian cyclist
  • 1977-05-09 Iñigo Landaluze, Spanish cyclist
  • 1977-08-03 Óscar Pereiro, Spanish cyclist (Tour de France 2006 winner), born in Mos, Galicia, Spain
  • 1977-08-19 Iban Mayo, Spanish cyclist
  • 1977-11-26 Ivan Basso, Italian cyclist, born in Gallarate, Province of Varese, Italy

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