Édouard Louis Joseph, Baron Merckx known As Eddy Merckx

Personal Information
Full Name Édouard Louis Joseph, Baron Merckx
Nick Name ‎The Cannibal
Birth Place
Meensel-Kiezegem Belgium
Date of Birth June  17 1945
Zodiac sign Gemini
Profession Player
Net Worth US$20 Million
Family Information
Family Name / Cast Merckx
Father Name
Jules Merckx
Mother Name
Jenny Merckx
Brother Name
Not any
Sister Name
Not any
Husband or Wife Name Claudine Acou
Children Name Axel Merckx, Sabrina Merckx

Édouard Louis Joseph, Baron Merckx known As Eddy Merckx is A Belgian Former Professional Road and Track Bicycle Racer Net Worth Profile Biography

Édouard Louis Joseph, Baron Merckx known As Eddy Merckx is A Belgian Former Professional Road and Track Bicycle Racer Net Worth Profile BiographyEddy Merckx was born Edouard Louis Joseph, Baron Merckx on 17 June 1945 in Meensel-Kiezegem, Belgium, to Jennie Pittomvils and Jules Merckx, at Brabant, in Belgium. When Eddy was a year old his family moved to Brussels in Belgium. Eddy Merckx has a younger brother Michel and younger sister Micheline. Eddy Merckx is known to have had an active childhood and he was involved in a variety of sports like boxing, football and so on. He began cycling at the age of three or four and procured his first racing license in the year 1961. He began focusing on cycling rather than attending school; eventually dropping out of school to pursue his passion of cycling.Eddy Merckx married Claudine Acou, daughter of the trainer of the national amateur team, on 5 December 1967.The couple had a girl named Édouard Louis Joseph, Baron Merckx known As Eddy Merckx is A Belgian Former Professional Road and Track Bicycle Racer Net Worth Profile BiographySabrina on 14 February 1970 and a boy named Axel Merckx on 8 August 1972. Axel grew up to become a professional cyclist.

 Achievements
  • Eddy Merckx has dominated the sport for over ten years and was rightly referred to as ‘The Cannibal’ and ‘Cycling God’.
  • Eddy Merckx has to his credit 5 Tours De France, 5 Giro d’Italias, 3 World Championships, and 7 Milan–San Remos among his major victories.
  • He has a total of 525 victories, which is unequaled record. He has also the credit of breaking the World Hour Record with an unparalleled record distance of 49.431 km.
Physical Measurements
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black and pepper
Height Feet: 6′ 1″ || Centimeters: 185 CM
Weight Kilograms: 74 kg || Pounds: 163 Pounds
Chest Size Unknown
Shoe Size Unknown
Body Measurements Unknown
Favorite Thins & General Information
Favorite Color White
Hobbies Cycling, Books Reading

Édouard Louis Joseph, Baron Merckx known As Eddy Merckx is A Belgian Former Professional Road and Track Bicycle Racer Net Worth Profile Biography

“All I got from van Looy and his cronies was ridicule, not one piece of help or advice. They were very unfair, I was still just a naïve young boy really. With Peugeot, and especially with Tom [Simpson], it was completely different,”

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