International Olympic Committee

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The International Olympic Committee is an organization based in Lausanne, Switzerland, created by Pierre de Coubertin and Demetrios Vikelas on June 23 1894 to reinstate the Ancient Olympic Games held in Greece between 776 BC to 393 AD. Its membership is 203 National Olympic Committees.

Presidents[change | edit source]

References[change | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Olympic.com, Factsheet, p. 1; retrieved 2012-7-26.
  2. Olympic.com, Juan Antonio Samaranch; retrieved 2012-7-26.
  3. Olympic.com, Count Jacques Rogge; retrieved 2012-7-26.