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Lord Killanin, President of the International Olympic Committee (1980)

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Caption   Lord Killanin, President of the International Olympic Committee (1980)
Personalities/Groups   Morris, Michael (1914 - 1999)
Description   Lord Killanin, the President of the International Olympic Committee (1972-1980), photographed for the RTÉ Guide in June 1980. The Guide published an interview with him on 18 July 1980.

Lord Killanin started his career as a journalist. He was made president of the Irish Olympic Council in 1950 and served on a number of company boards. He was born Michael Morris but became the third Lord Killanin on the death of his uncle in 1927.  
Collection   RTÉ Guide  
Photographer   Cooney, John  
Date of photograph   01/Jun/1980 - 30/Jun/1980
(01/Jun/1980 - 30/Jun/1980)  
Rights holder   RTÉ  
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