Jan Nolten

road bicycle racer

Jan Nolten (20 January 1930 – 13 July 2014) was a Dutch professional road bicycle racer. Nolten rode in five Tours de France, and won two stages.

Jan Nolten
Sjefke Janssen en Jan Nolten.JPG
Jan Nolten (right) with Sjefke Janssen in 2003
Personal information
Full nameJan Nolten
Born(1930-01-20)20 January 1930
Sittard, the Netherlands
Died13 July 2014(2014-07-13) (aged 84)
Sittard, the Netherlands
Team information
Rider typeClimber
Major wins
2 stages Tour de France
1 stage Giro d'Italia


Nolten was hospitalized in July 2014 after suffering a brain hemorrhage[1] and died three days later.[2]



  1. Hersenbloeding treft oud-wielrenner Jan Nolten - De Gelderlander (in Dutch)
  2. Oud-wielrenner Jan Nolten overleden Archived 2014-07-17 at the Wayback Machine - Telegraaf (in Dutch)

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