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Factbox: International Olympic Committee Presidents

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BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Tuesday elected Germany's Thomas Bach its new president, the ninth in its 119-year history.

Following is a list of IOC presidents.

1894-1896: Demetrius Vikelas, Greece

1896-1925: Pierre de Coubertin, France

1925-1942: Henri de Baillet-Latour, Belgium

1946-1952: J. Sigfrid Edstrom, Sweden

1952-1972: Avery Brundage, U.S.

1972-1980: Lord Killanin, Ireland

1980-2001: Juan Antonio Samaranch, Spain

2001-2013: Jacques Rogge, Belgium

2013- Thomas Bach, Germany

(Compiled by Ossian Shine, editing by Ed Osmond)

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