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  Rene Vietto    

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Rene Vietto was born on February 17, 1914. He died on October 14, 1988.

The French rider was 2nd in the Tour de France five years after winning the Mountains Jersey in the event.

Vietto was 2nd in the 1939 Tour de France behind Sylvere Maes of Belgium.

Vietto also won the Mountains Jersey in the 1934 Tour de France.



Rene Vietto leading Sylvere Maes up the Peyresourde in 1934. Picture courtesy of www.loucrup65.fr


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