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Juan Antonio Samaranch
Joan Antoni Samaranch
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Samaranch at the 2000 Summer Olympics
7th President of the International Olympic Committee
In office
1980 – 16 July 2001
Preceded by Michael Morris
Succeeded by Jacques Rogge
Personal details
Born (1920-07-17)17 July 1920
Barcelona, Spain
Died 21 April 2010(2010-04-21) (aged 89)
Barcelona, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Spouse(s) Maria Teresa Salisachs Rowe (1955–2000; her death)
Children Juan Antonio, Maria Teresa
Residence Barcelona, Spain
Alma mater IESE
Occupation Sports administrator
Diplomat
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Don Juan Antonio Samaranch y Torelló, 1st Marquis of Samaranch (17 July 1920 – 21 April 2010) was a Spanish sports administrator. He served as the seventh President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) from 1980 to 2001.

Samaranch died of cardio-respiratory failure on 21 April 2010, aged 89.

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