Bim Diederich

Bim Diederich
Personal information
Full name Bim Diederich
Born (1922-02-20)20 February 1922
Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
Died 6 December 2012(2012-12-06) (aged 90)
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Major wins
3 stages Tour de France
Infobox last updated on
June 30, 2008

Bim Diederich (20 February 1922 6 December 2012), also known as Jean Diederich, was a professional Luxembourgian road bicycle racer, with an impressive record in the Tour de France.

Diederich was born in Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg, and was active in competition from 1946 to 1954. He had fourteen wins, including stage wins in the 1950 Tour de France, the 1951 Tour de France and the 1952 Tour de France. He wore the maillot jaune for three days during the 1951 Tour.

Major results

Tour de Luxembourg
Tour de France
Winner stage 15
Tour de France
Winner stage 2
Wearing yellow jersey for three days
Tour de France
Winner stage 5

External links

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