|Intro||East German cyclist|
|Was||Athlete Sport cyclist Journalist|
|Birth||15 November 1940, Malbork, Poland|
|Death||6 May 2016, Leipzig, Germany (aged 75 years)|
|Politics||Socialist Unity Party of Germany|
Klaus Ampler (15 November 1940 – 6 May 2016) was a German cyclist. His sporting career began with SC DHfK Leipzig. He competed for East Germany in the team time trial at the 1968 Summer Olympics. He won the peace race in 1963. Ampler died at a nursing home in Leipzig on 6 May 2016 at the age of 75.
Klaus Ampler: Schweiß. Autobiographie. Gotha, 2005, ISBN 3-9808816-9-5. (German)