De Bruyne, Alfred

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Name
De Bruyne, Alfred Gender: M
born on 21 October 1930 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Berlare, Belgium, 51n01, 4e0
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 27°02' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 17°08 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 02°03'



Biography

Belgian champion cyclist.

He won Milan – San Remo and Liège–Bastogne–Liège in 1956, the Tour of Flanders, Paris–Roubaix and Paris–Tours in 1957, and again Liège–Bastogne–Liège in 1958 and 1959.

He also won the Challenge Desgrange-Colombo competition 3 years running (1956 to 1958). This was the fore-runner of the Super Prestige now in itself replaced by the UCI Ranking Points List.

He went on to become a team manager, then a spokesman for the TI-Raleigh team, and finally TV sports commentator after his professional cycling career.

He died 4 February 1994.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Gauquelin vol 1

Categories

  • Vocation : Sports : Race Bikes