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Lucien Faucheux

Full name: Lucien René Faucheux
Nickname(s): La pape de la Cipale, Le gros Lulu
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7.5 (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
Country: FRA France
Sport: Cycling

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).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres France FRA 5

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank M
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Cycling France FRA Round One Heat One 2 at 190 metres behind
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