What is a Havelange?

What is a Havelange?

Havelange (Havlondje) is a Walloon municipality and village in the Belgian province of Namur.

Who is Joao Havelange?

Jean-Marie Faustin Godefroid “João” de Havelange (Brazilian Portuguese: [ʒuˈɐ̃w aviˈlɐ̃ʒi], French: [ʒɑ̃ maʁi fostɛ̃ ɡɔdfʁwa də avlɑ̃ʒ]; 8 May 1916 – 16 August 2016) was a Brazilian lawyer, businessman, athlete and centenarian who served as the seventh president of FIFA from 1974 to 1998.

Who is the first FIFA president?

Robert Guérin
List of presidents of FIFA

President of FIFA
Inaugural holder Robert Guérin
Formation 21 May 1904
Deputy Salman Bin Ibrahim Al-Khalifa
Salary £2.6 million (FIFA figures for 2015)

Who is the vice president of FIFA?

Salman Bin Ibrahim Al-Khalifa
FIFA Council

Headquarters Zurich, Switzerland
Secretary General Fatma Samoura
President Gianni Infantino
Senior Vice President Salman Bin Ibrahim Al-Khalifa
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What does Havelange mean?

Havelange ( Walloon: Havlondje) is a municipality of Wallonia located in the province of Namur, Belgium . On 1 January 2006 the municipality had 4,844 inhabitants.

How old was Havelange when he was born?

Havelange was born on 8 May 1916, in Rio de Janeiro, to an affluent family; his father, Faustin Havelange, had immigrated to Brazil from Belgium, worked as an arms dealer, and owned a large estate that stretched along the present-day districts of Laranjeiras, Cosme Velho and Santa Teresa.

How much did Havelange get for ISL?

An IOC ethics committee was announced in June 2011 to investigate claims that Havelange received a bribe of $1 million in connection with ISL. The investigation was prompted by Jennings’ claims in FIFA’s Shame, an episode of Panorama broadcast on BBC One in May 2011.

What did Havelange do for FIFA?

Havelange was elected honorary president of FIFA in 1998, but resigned in 2013. On August 24, 2006, Havelange was named honorary Vice President of the Brazilian Ice Sports Federation (CBDG) for his support in the development of winter sports in Brazil.