IN HOSPITAL IN BARECLONA AGED 89
Former president of the International Olympic Committee Juan Antonio Samaran died in hospital in Bacrelona aged 89. In the statement from the hospital was stated that Samaran died because of heart problems and that he was admitted in the hospital on Sunday. PR of the hospital Carlos Sejun said that Samaran was in very bad conditions attached to respirator.
Samaran was President of IOC from 1980. until 2001. And since than he was hospitalized several times because of his heart condition.
President of the Montenegrin Oltympic Committee Dušan Simonović, expressed his condoloences to his family and to IOC.