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  Jesus Lorono    

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Jesus Lorono was born on January 10, 1926. He died on August 12, 1998.

The Spanish rider stood on the podium of a Grand Tour event three times, including a victory in one event.

Lorono won the 1957 Vuelta a Espana in front of Federico Bahamontes of Spain and Bernardo Ruiz of Spain.

Lorono was also 2nd in the 1956 Vuelta a Espana behind Angelo Conterno of Italy.

In addition, Lorono won the Mountains Jersey in the 1953 Tour de France.

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