Facts from Tour de France 1939
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3 oldest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Maurice Archambaud32 Years  322 Days

BEL  Félicien Vervaecke32 Years  129 Days

SUI  Raymond Louviot30 Years  212 Days


3 youngest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Christophe Taeron20 Years  187 Days

FRA  Gabriel Bouffier20 Years  225 Days

FRA  Albert Goutal20 Years  226 Days


3 oldest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Maurice Archambaud32 Years  342 Days

SUI  Raymond Louviot30 Years  232 Days

FRA  Pierre-Marie Cloarec30 Years  145 Days


3 youngest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
BEL  Albert Hendrickx23 Years  16 Days

SUI  Josef Wagner23 Years  103 Days

FRA  Victor Codron23 Years  224 Days


3 oldest riders to win a stage. (age on stageday)
Stage: 10bDistance: 27.00 km.
FRAMaurice Archambaud32 Years  332 Days

Stage: 4Distance: 174.00 km.
SUIRaymond Louviot30 Years  215 Days

Stage: 3Distance: 244.00 km.
FRAPierre-Marie Cloarec30 Years  127 Days


3 youngest riders to win a stage. ( age on stageday)
Stage: 6aDistance: 144.00 km.
BELLucien Storme23 Years  32 Days

Stage: 8aDistance: 210.50 km.
BELMarcel Kint24 Years  307 Days

Stage: 7Distance: 198.00 km.
FRARaymond Passat25 Years  206 Days


3 oldest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 9BELFélicien Vervaecke32 Years  138 Days

St. 5FRAFernand Mithouard30 Years  60 Days

St. 4FRAGabriel Dubois27 Years  323 Days


3 youngest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 6bFRAChristophe Taeron20 Years  192 Days

St. 5FRAGabriel Bouffier20 Years  229 Days

St. 9FRAAlbert Goutal20 Years  235 Days


Facts below are complete from 2003 and forward.

3 tallest riders to participate.

3 shortest riders to participate.

3 heaviest riders to participate.

3 lightest riders to participate.

3 heaviest riders pr. cm.

3 lightest riders pr. cm.