Olimpio Bizzi

Olimpio Bizzi

Olimpio Bizzi (1 August 1916 Livorno – 3 August 1976 Abetone) was an Italian cyclist, who won 13 stages of Giro d’Italia in 1936–1946, as well as the 1950 Tour du Maroc. He rode the 1947 Tour de France, and placed sixth in the 1947 Paris–Roubaix.

He was nicknamed “Il Morino di Livorno”. In Italian, MMorino is the pet form of the medieval personal name and nickname “Moro” (English: Moor).

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