Facts from Tour de France 1955
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3 oldest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
SUI  Ferdi Kübler35 Years  357 Days

ITA  Adolphe Deledda35 Years  293 Days

FRA  Raoul Remy35 Years  264 Days


3 youngest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
NED  Daniël de Groot22 Years  48 Days

SUI  Jacky Bovay22 Years  102 Days

LUX  Charly Gaul22 Years  216 Days


3 oldest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Lucien Teisseire35 Years  240 Days

BEL  Stan Ockers35 Years  169 Days

FRA  Maurice Quentin35 Years  66 Days


3 youngest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
NED  Daniël de Groot22 Years  71 Days

SUI  Jacky Bovay22 Years  125 Days

LUX  Charly Gaul22 Years  239 Days


3 oldest riders to win a stage. (age on stageday)
Stage: 15Distance: 151.00 km.
ITALuciano Pezzi34 Years  173 Days

Stage: 10Distance: 240.00 km.
FRALucien Lazarides32 Years  207 Days

Stage: 14Distance: 156.00 km.
FRALouis Caput32 Years  187 Days


3 youngest riders to win a stage. ( age on stageday)
Stage: 13Distance: 205.00 km.
NEDDaniël de Groot22 Years  61 Days

Stage: 8Distance: 253.00 km.
LUXCharly Gaul22 Years  223 Days

Stage: 12Distance: 240.00 km.
ITAAlessandro Fantini23 Years  205 Days


3 oldest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 12SUIFerdi Kübler36 Years  4 Days

St. 9ITAAdolphe Deledda35 Years  301 Days

St. 8FRARaoul Remy35 Years  271 Days


3 youngest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 9SUIRolf Graf22 Years  335 Days

St. 3LUXNicolas Morn23 Years  142 Days

St. 11FRARaymond Reisser23 Years  226 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.