The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
 Tom Simpson

Tom Simpson

Birth
Haswell, Durham Unitary Authority, County Durham, England
Death 13 Jul 1967 (aged 29)
Departement du Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Burial Harworth, Bassetlaw District, Nottinghamshire, England
Memorial ID 6621069 · View Source
Suggest Edits

World Road Race Champion in 1965. He died during Stage 13 of the Tour de France bicycle race in 1967, caused by a fatal cardiac arrest.

Bio by: Attila Kiss


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

How famous was Tom Simpson?

Current rating:

32 votes

Sign-in to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Attila Kiss
  • Added: 19 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6621069
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Tom Simpson (30 Nov 1937–13 Jul 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6621069, citing Harworth Cemetery, Harworth, Bassetlaw District, Nottinghamshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .