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Thorvald Ellegaard
Birth: Mar. 7, 1877
Odense
Syddanmark, Denmark
Death: Apr. 27, 1954

Legendary Track Cycling Champion. Six-times world champion in sprint in the period 1901-1911, three times Europe champion, 24 times Danish champion, and 11 times winner of the Copenhagen Gran Prix. During his cycling career that spanned 31 years he gained a total of 925 victories on 153 different cycle-racing tracks all over the world. He was made an honorary citizen of his native town Odense and a Knight of Dannebrog. Father of the famed pianist France Ellegaard. (bio by: Erik Skytte) 
 
Burial:
Søllerød Cemetery
Copenhagen
Hovedstaden, Denmark
 
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Originally Created by: Erik Skytte
Record added: Jan 05, 2006
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Thorvald Ellegaard
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Thorvald Ellegaard
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Thorvald Ellegaard
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