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|1st President of the IOC|
|Succeeded by||Pierre de Coubertin|
15 February 1835|
|Died||20 July 1908
Demetrios Vikelas (also Demetrius Bikelas; Greek: Δημήτριος Βικέλας; February 15, 1835 – July 20, 1908) was a Greek businessman and writer. He was the first President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), from 1894 to 1896.
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The International Olympic Committee at the first Olympic Games in Athens. Vikelas is seated in the center
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