Juan Antonio Samaranch

1920 - 2010

Juan Antonio Samaranch

Juan Antonio Samaranch y Torelló, 1st Marquess of Samaranch (Catalan pronunciation: [ʒuˈan ənˈtɔni(.u) səməˈɾaŋ]; 17 July 1920 – 21 April 2010) was a Spanish sports administrator under the Franco regime (1973–1977) who served as the seventh President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) from 1980 to 2001. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan Antonio Samaranch has received more than 236,940 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,144th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Juan Antonio Samaranch ranks 1,138 out of 14,801Before him are Artaxerxes III, Robert I of France, Pepi I Meryre, Antoine of Navarre, Fritz Sauckel, and Frederick IV of Denmark. After him are Huni, Nikephoros III Botaneiates, Psamtik I, Agrippina the Elder, Jacques Necker, and Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar.

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Among people born in 1920, Juan Antonio Samaranch ranks 15Before him are Mario Puzo, Farouk of Egypt, Paul Celan, Javier Pérez de Cuéllar, Traudl Junge, and Melina Mercouri. After him are Owen Chamberlain, Amália Rodrigues, Charlie Parker, Nicolaas Bloembergen, Gianni Rodari, and Boris Vian. Among people deceased in 2010, Juan Antonio Samaranch ranks 9Before him are Leslie Nielsen, Gloria Stuart, Tony Curtis, Ronnie James Dio, Lech Kaczyński, and Dennis Hopper. After him are Benoit Mandelbrot, Claude Chabrol, Louise Bourgeois, Éric Rohmer, Zecharia Sitchin, and Georges Charpak.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Juan Antonio Samaranch ranks 94 out of 1,895Before him are Pablo de Sarasate (1844), Muhammad XII of Granada (1459), Maria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress (1528), Luis Suárez (1935), Ferdinand VI of Spain (1713), and Juan Gris (1887). After him are Francisco de Orellana (1511), Maria Theresa of Spain (1638), Peter of Castile (1334), Joaquín Rodrigo (1901), Al-Zahrawi (936), and Santiago Ramón y Cajal (1852).


Among politicians born in Spain, Juan Antonio Samaranch ranks 30Before him are Alfonso VI of León and Castile (1040), Ferdinand VII of Spain (1784), Roderic (688), Muhammad XII of Granada (1459), Maria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress (1528), and Ferdinand VI of Spain (1713). After him are Peter of Castile (1334), Margaret Theresa of Spain (1651), Almanzor (930), John II of Castile (1405), James II of Aragon (1267), and Alfonso V of Aragon (1396).

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