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Eddy Pauwels

Belgian racing cyclist

Eddy Pauwels (2 May 1935 – 6 March 2017) was a former Belgian racing cyclist from 1958 to 1966. He won 4 stages in the Tour de France and wore the yellow jersey for 4 days in total. In 1962, Pauwels won the combativity award in the Tour de France.

Eddy Pauwels
Pauwels at the 1964 Tour de France
Personal information
Full nameEddy Pauwels
Born(1935-05-02)2 May 1935
Bornem, Belgium
Died6 March 2017(2017-03-06) (aged 81)
Brussels, Belgium
Team information
Current teamRetired
Major wins
4 stages in the Tour de France

Pauwels died on 6 March 2017 in Brussels at the age of 81.[1]