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Dedication plaque to Juan Antonio Samaranch unveiled on the 10th Anniversary of the Sydney Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Juan Antonio Samaranch (July 1920 – 21 April 2010) was a Spanish sports official who served as the seventh President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) from 1980 to 2001. Samaranch served the second longest term as the head of the IOC. He is remembered for announcing that the 2000 Olympic Games would go to "Syd-er-ney" and that Sydney was "the best games ever".
|Address:||Edwin Flack Avenue, Outside Stadium, Sydney Olympic Park , 2127|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.84788|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 15th September, 2010|