Henri de Baillet-Latour

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Count Henri de Baillet-Latour

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3rd President of the IOC
In office
1925–1942
Preceded byPierre de Coubertin
Godefroy de Blonay (acting)
Succeeded bySigfrid Edström
Personal details
Born(1876-03-01)1 March 1876
Brussels, Belgium
Died6 January 1942(1942-01-06) (aged 65)
Brussels, Belgium
NationalityBelgian

Count Henri II de Baillet-Latour, 1 March 1876 – 6 January 1942) was a Belgian aristocrat. He was the third President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).[1]

Baillet-Latour was born in Brussels and died there from a heart attack, aged 65.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Henri de Baillet-Latour Fonds list" (PDF). IOC. 14 April 2011. Archived from the original (PDF) on 1 October 2016. Retrieved 26 September 2018.

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