|Full name||Thor Porko|
|Born||7 June 1905|
|Died||1 June 1977 71) (aged|
Thor Porko (7 June 1905 – 1 June 1977) was a Finnish racing cyclist. He won the Finnish national road race title in 1930 and 1936. He also competed at the 1936 Summer Olympics.
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