Thomas Bach

German fencer and sports official, president of the IOC

Thomas Bach, OLY (born 29 December 1953) is a German lawyer and former Olympic fencer. Bach is the ninth and current President of the International Olympic Committee.


Thomas Bach

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9th President of the IOC
Assumed office
10 September 2013
Honorary PresidentJacques Rogge
Preceded byJacques Rogge
Personal details
Born (1953-12-29) 29 December 1953 (age 66)
Würzburg, West Germany
NationalityGerman
Political partyFree Democratic
Alma materUniversity of Würzburg
ProfessionLawyer
Signature
Sports career
Personal information
Height171 cm (5 ft 7 in)
Weight65 kg (143 lb)
SportFencing
ClubFencing-Club Tauberbischofsheim[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Thomas Bach". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 4 December 2016. Retrieved 16 April 2011.

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