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Membres du Hall of Fame

Anselmo López (Espagne)
Né(e) en mai jeudi, 1910, dans in Velayos, Spain.

Consacré en tant que personnalité marquante intronisé(e) au FIBA Hall of Fame en mars jeudi, 2007.

Temps forts

  • Internationally known as the ‘Father of Mini-Basketball’, Anselmo López played, coached and managed basketball at all possible levels
  • Head coach of the Spanish Basketball National Team: 1947-1950
  • President of the Spanish Basketball Federation: 1966-1971
  • Member of the Spanish Olympic Committee: 1965
  • Vice President of the Spanish Olympic Committee: 1967-1971
  • Head of Mission of the Spanish Delegation in 4 Summer Olympic Games (Mexico 1968, Munich 1972, Montreal 1976 and Moscow 1980) and in the 1972 Sapporo Winter Olympic Games
  • Secretary General of the Spanish Olympic Committee: 1971-1986
  • Secretary General of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC): 1980-1981
  • Director of Olympic Solidarity of the IOC: 1980-1997
  • Treasurer of ANOC: 1981-1996
  • Vice President of the Organizing Committee of the 1982 FIFA World Championship in Spain

Distinctions & Récompenses

  • Gran Cruz de la Real Orden del Mérito Civil (top civil distinction in Spain, awarded by the Spanish Government): 1991
  • FIBA Order of Merit in 1994
  • Centenary Award of the Spanish Olympic Committee: 1994
  • Honorary Director of Olympic Solidarity: 1997-200
  • Olympic Spirit Prize, awarded by the Association of Spanish Olympic Sportsmen