Albert Bourlon

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Albert Bourlon
Personal information
Full name Albert Bourlon
Born (1916-11-23)23 November 1916
Sancergues, France
Died 16 October 2013(2013-10-16) (aged 96)
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Major wins
Paris–Bourges (1947)
1 stage 1947 Tour de France
Infobox last updated on
1 July 2008

Albert Bourlon (23 November 1916 – 16 October 2013) was a French professional road bicycle racer. He was born in Sancergues. In 1947, Bourlon won the 14th stage of the Tour de France. Almost directly from the start, he broke away, and rode solo for 253 km (157 mi), the longest solo in post-war Tour de France history.[1][2]


Tour de France:
Winner stage 14


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