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Mr Antun VRDOLJAK

Mr Antun VRDOLJAK

Antun VRDOLJAK
Entry in the IOC 1995
Country CRO (Croatia)
Born 04 June 1931, Imotski
Education
Degree from the Zagreb Academy of Dramatic Art

Career
Stage and film actor and director; sports journalist; played an active role in the fight for democracy in Croatia, performing the duties of Vice-President of the Republic of Croatia after the elections; member of the Supreme State Council (advisory body of the President of the Republic); General Manager of Croatian Radio-Television; member of the Croatian Parliament for eight years

Sports practised
Gymnastics, handball, flying

Sports administration
President of the Organising Committee of the European Athletics Championships in Split in 1990; President of the NOC (1991-2000)

Awards and distinctions
Olympic Order in silver (2012)

IOC History
Member of the IOC from 1995 to 2012; Honorary Member
since 2012; member of the following Commissions: Radio and Television (1996-), Culture and Olympic Education (2006-)