Juan Antonio Samaranch



Age: 89


Summary: seventh president of the International Olympic Committee whose 21-year term was marked by both an unprecedented growth of the games and its biggest ethics scandal, which led to the ouster of 10 IOC members for receiving improper benefits from the 2002 Salt Lake City bid committee.



Cause of Death: Complications from a heart disease


Born: July 17, 1920


Died: April 21, 2010


Location: Barcelona, Spain