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01/01/1863 Pierre de Coubertin is born

Pierre de Coubertin founded the International Olympic Committee. He is also considered the father of the modern Olympic Games. The Pierre de Coubertin medal is an award given by the International Olympic Committee to athletes that demonstrate the spirit of sportsmanship in the Olympic Games.


  • Essentials 

  • Personal 

  • Educational philosophy 

  • Reviving the Olympic Games 

  • Scouting 

  • Criticism 

  • Legacy