Jan Železný - Javelin World Record Holder
With 98m48 Jan Železný is the best javelin thrower in history. He was 3 times olympic gold medalist (1992-1996-2000) and silver medalist in 1988. Music : Hea...
Prince Albert of Monaco buys his mother, Princess Grace’s childhood home in Philadelphia
Prince Albert II of Monaco has confirmed to People Magazine that he has purchased his mother, Princess Grace’s childhood home in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, saying, “It feels good.̶…
FIFA Suspends Sepp Blatter And UEFA President Michel Platini For 90 Days
Sepp Blatter and UEFA President Michel Platini, the man who had been favored to take over as FIFA leader, were both suspended for 90 days Thursday, plunging soccer's governing body deeper into crisis....
Sepp Blatter Announces He Will Step Down As FIFA President
Sepp Blatter sensationally announced his impending resignation as president of FIFA, soccer's world governing body, on Tuesday. Blatter, who has been in charge of the organization since 1998 and won r...
Princess Mary pays tribute to Japan in cherry blossom dress while she tours the country with husband
They will be celebrating 11 years of marriage this year, and Danish royal couple Princess Mary and Prince Frederik look as loved up as they did when they were married in May 2014.
BBC News - European court backs Monaco royal love child story
The European Court of Human Rights defends Paris-Match magazine for revealing that Monaco's Prince Albert II had a love child in 2005.
Presidents of the International Olympic Committee
The International Olympic Committee is a corporation based in Lausanne, Switzerland, created by Pierre de Coubertin and Demetrius Vikelas on 23 June 1894. Its membership consists of the 205 National O...
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Pernilla Wiberg
Pernilla Wiberg (born 15 October 1970 in Norrköping) is a Swedish former alpine ski racer, who competed on the World Cup circuit between 1990 and 2002, where she became one of the few all-event winner...
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Guy Drut
Guy Drut (born 6 December 1950) is an Olympic champion and politician who won gold at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal in the 110m hurdles.
Born in Oignies, Pas-de-Calais, France, Drut capture...
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Prince Albert of Monaco buys his mother, Princess Grace’s childhood home in Philadelphia
Prince Albert II of Monaco has confirmed to People Magazine that he has purchased his mother, Princess Grace’s childhood home in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, saying, “It feels good.̶…
Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg
Jean (given names: Jean Benoît Guillaume Robert Antoine Louis Marie Adolphe Marc d'Aviano; born 5 January 1921) was the Grand Duke of Luxembourg from 1964 until his abdication in 2000. He is the fath...
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FIFA Suspends Sepp Blatter And UEFA President Michel Platini For 90 Days
Sepp Blatter and UEFA President Michel Platini, the man who had been favored to take over as FIFA leader, were both suspended for 90 days Thursday, plunging soccer's governing body deeper into crisis....
Johan Wilhelm Rangell
Johan Wilhelm (Jukka) Rangell (October 25, 1894 – March 12, 1982) was the Prime Minister of Finland from 1941 to 1943. Educated as a lawyer, he was a close acquaintance of President Risto Ryti before ...
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Princess Mary pays tribute to Japan in cherry blossom dress while she tours the country with husband
They will be celebrating 11 years of marriage this year, and Danish royal couple Princess Mary and Prince Frederik look as loved up as they did when they were married in May 2014.
Alexandre Coste
Éric Alexandre Stéphane Coste (born 24 August 2003) is the younger of the two confirmed illegitimate children of Prince Albert II of Monaco. His mother is Nicole Coste, a native of Togo, while his pat...
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Nicole Coste
Albert II (Albert Alexandre Louis Pierre Grimaldi; born 14 March 1958) is the reigning monarch of the Principality of Monaco, and head of the Princely House of Grimaldi. He is the son of Rainier III, ...
João Havelange
Jean-Marie Faustin Goedefroid "João" de Havelange ([ˈʒwɐ̃w avɐˈlɐ̃ⁿʒi]) (born May 8, 1916) was the 7th President of FIFA, serving from 1974 to 1998. He received the title of Honorary President when le...
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Mary Glen-Haig
Dame Mary Alison Glen-Haig, DBE (née James; 12 July 1918 – 15 November 2014), was a British fencer who competed in four Olympic games in 1948, 1952, 1956 and 1960. She was born in London, the da...
Thomas Heftye
Thomas Thomassen Heftye (10 April 1860 – 19 September 1921) was a Norwegian military officer, engineer, sports official and politician for the Liberal Party. He is best known as the Norwegian Minister...
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Francisco Elizalde
Francisco J. Elizalde (born October 10, 1932) is a member of the International Olympic Committee representing the Philippines. He was elected by the committee in 1985, filling a post left vacant by th...
James Tomkins (rower)
James Bruce Tomkins, OAM (born 19 August 1965 in Sydney, New South Wales) is an Australian rower, seven-time World Champion and a three-time Olympic gold medalist. He is Australia's most awarded oarsm...
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Phil Coles
Phillip "Phil" Walter Coles, AM (born 20 July 1931) is an Australian sports administrator and former sprint canoer. Competing at the 1960 Rome, 1964 Tokyo, and 1968 Mexico City Olympics, he earned his...
Sigfrid Edström
Johannes Sigfrid Edström (November 11, 1870 – March 18, 1964) was a Swedish industrialist, chairman of the Sweden-America Foundation, and 4th President of the International Olympic Committee.
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Valeriy Borzov
Valeriy Pylypovych Borzov (Ukrainian: Валерій Пилипович Борзов, Russian: Валерий Филиппович Борзов, Valeriy Filippovich Borzov; born 20 October 1949) is a Ukrainian former sprint athlete who c...
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Larry Probst
Lawrence F. "Larry" Probst III is an American businessman who is best known for his work with the video game maker Electronic Arts, including acting as CEO from 1991 until 2007 and again briefly in 2...
Kéba Mbaye
Kéba Mbaye (April 6, 1924, Kaolack, Senegal – January 12, 2007, Dakar, Senegal) was a judge and member of both the International Olympic Committee and the International Court of Justice.Mbaye was a me...
Masaji Kiyokawa
Masaji Kiyokawa (清川 正二, Kiyokawa Masaji, February 11, 1913 - April 13, 1999) was a Japanese businessman, and former Olympic medalist in swimming at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles and ...
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Manuela Di Centa
Manuela Di Centa (born January 31, 1963) is an Italian cross-country skier and former Olympic athlete. She is the sister of cross-country skier Giorgio Di Centa and cousin of former track and field at...
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Deng (surname)
Deng (Chinese) is an East Asian surname. It is a transcription of 邓 (simplified Chinese character) or 鄧 (traditional). It is transliteted as Dèng in pinyin and Teng in Wade-Giles. In Cantonese, it i...