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Jan Nolten
Jan Nolten (right) with Sjefke Janssen in 2003
Personal information
Full name Jan Nolten
Born (1930-01-20)20 January 1930
Sittard, the Netherlands
Died 13 July 2014(2014-07-13) (aged 84)
Sittard, the Netherlands
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber
Major wins
2 stages Tour de France
1 stage Giro d'Italia

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.


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


  • 1952
    • Tour de France:
      • Winner stage 12
  • 1953
    • Tour de France:
      • Winner stage 8
  • 1956
    • Giro d'Italia:
      • Winner stage 12
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