Aldo Ronconi

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Aldo Ronconi
Personal information
Full name Aldo Ronconi
Born (1918-09-20)20 September 1918
Brisighella, Italy
Died 12 June 2012(2012-06-12) (aged 93)
Faenza, Italy
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Major wins
1 stage Tour de France 1947
1 stage Giro d'Italia 1946

Aldo Ronconi (20 September 1918 – 12 June 2012) was an Italian professional road bicycle racer.[1]

Ronconi was born at Brisighella, Ravenna, Italy. He was professional from 1940 to 1952 where he won 5 victories. He finished fourth overall in his first Tour de France[2] where he won a stage and wore the yellow jersey for 2 days. He also won a stage in the 1946 Giro d'Italia. He owned a bicycle goods and sports shop in Faenza, Italy, and died in Faenza, aged 93.

Major results[edit]

1940
Giro dell'Umbria
1946
 Italy national road race championship
Giro di Toscana
1947
Tour de France:
Winner stage 3
Wearing yellow jersey for two days
4th place overall classification

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Addio a Ronconi, ‘vero’ vincitore del Tour ’47 | Sirotti News". News.sirotti.it. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  2. ^ "34ème Tour de France 1947" (in French). Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 1 March 2012. Retrieved 4 March 2015. 

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