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Josef Fischer (cyclist)

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Josef Fischer (cyclist)

Josef Fischer
Personal information
Full name Josef Fischer
Born (1865-01-20)20 January 1865
Cham, Germany
Died 3 March 1953(1953-03-03) (aged 88)
Munich, Germany
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
Major wins
Paris–Roubaix (1896)
Bordeaux–Paris (1900)
Infobox last updated on
August 30, 2007

Josef Fischer (20 January 1865 - 3 March 1953) was a German road bicycle racer. He is best known for winning the first edition of Paris–Roubaix in 1896 and Bordeaux–Paris in 1900.

Major achievements

1st, Paris–Roubaix
2nd, Bordeaux–Paris
1st, Bordeaux–Paris
2nd, Paris–Roubaix
15th, Tour de France

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