Full name: Lucien René Faucheux
Nickname(s): La pape de la Cipale, Le gros Lulu
Height: 5'8" (172 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: August 26, 1899 in Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, Val-de-Marne, France
Died: July 22, 1980 in Bordeaux, Gironde, France
Related Olympians: Husband (divorced) of Yvonne Degraine.
Lucien Faucheux was a four-time French champion in the sprint, 1921 as an amateur, and in the professional event in 1928, 1929, and 1931. At the World Championships, he was twice runner-up, in 1924 for the amateurs, and in 1928 as a professional, and was third in 1927. In the major invitationals he was a three-time sprint winner of the Grand Prix de Paris (1926, 1928, 1929) and twice at the Grand Prix d’Angers (1927-1928).
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