Juan Antonio Samaranch Dies At 89

by Josh Huger (MrUtopia)

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Created April 21st, 2010 10:44:18 AM

Modified April 21st, 2010 10:44:18 AM

According to swimnews.com Juan Antonio Samaranch died today at the age of 89, from heart failure. Samaranch lead the IOC from 1980-2000.

Samaranch was known for making the Olympics more financially appealing. He was a part of the movement that brought in more TV deals and sponsorships.

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