Dirk De Wolf was born on January 16, 1961.
The Belgian rider stood on the podium of the World Championship Road Race and the Paris-Roubaix Classic.
He also won one of the five monuments in cycling.
De Wolf was 2nd in the 1990 World Championship Road Race behind fellow Belgian Rudy Dhaenens.
De Wolf was also 2nd in the 1989 Paris-Roubaix Classic behind another fellow Belgian, Jean-Marie Wampers.
In addition, De Wolf won the Liege-Bastogne-Liege Classic in 1992.