- 21 Jun 2001
- IOC News
DEATH OF H.E. MOHAMED ZERGUINI
Lausanne, 21 June 2001 - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) was saddened to learn of the death this morning in Algiers of H.E. Mohamed Zerguini, IOC member in Algeria since 1974.
A former minister and ambassador, H.E. Mohamed Zerguini was President of the Algerian Olympic Committee from 1968 to 1984, Vice-President of the Algerian Football Federation (FAFA) and Vice-President of the International Committee for the Mediterranean Games. He had also been a member of the IOC Commission for Culture and Olympic Education since 1982.
The IOC extends its deepest sympathy to his family and friends.