Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Fiorenzo Magni
Birth: Dec. 7, 1920
Death: Oct. 19, 2012

Professional Cyclist. He was one of the all time greats of Italian cycling, the "third man" of the golden age of the sport in Italy at the turn of the Second World War, after Fausto Coppi and Gino Bartali, that between 1941 and 1956 achieved 47 victories. He also was three consecutive years winner of the Tour of Flanders, Belgium, in 1949, 1950 and 1951, so he was nicknamed "The lion of Flanders". He was also a three-time winner of the "Giro d'Italia" in 1948, 1951 and 1955. In 1952 he was about to win the world championship, but technical problems relegated him to fourth. He died at Vaiano, his birthplace. (bio by: Errete) 
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Errete
Record added: Oct 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99225989
Fiorenzo Magni
Added by: Errete
 
Fiorenzo Magni
Added by: Errete
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: Dec. 7, 2013

- anny
 Added: Dec. 20, 2012

- anny
 Added: Dec. 20, 2012
There are 8 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.5 after 20 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service