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|Caption||Lord Killanin, President of the International Olympic Committee (1980)|
Morris, Michael (1914 - 1999)
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.
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01/Jun/1980 - 30/Jun/1980
(01/Jun/1980 - 30/Jun/1980)