Alberic Schotte was born on September 7, 1919. He died on April 4, 2004.
The Belgium rider was a winner of cycling's greatest one-day races.
Schotte won the 1948 World Championship Road Race in front of Apo Lazarides and Lucien Teisseire of France.
Schotte also won the 1950 World Championship Road Race in front of Theo Middelkamp of Holland and Ferdi Kubler of Switzerland.
Schotte won the Tour of Flanders Classic in 1942 and 1948.
Schotte was 2nd in the 1948 Tour de France behind Gino Bartali of Italy.