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Olympic Games
The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions
May 20th 2017



2000 Summer Olympics
Winter Olympics twenty-two years later in 2015. The Oxford Olympics Study 2016 estimates the outturn cost of the Sydney 2000 Summer Olympics at USD 5
May 24th 2017



1988 Summer Olympics
Germany became the first (and only) athlete to win Olympic medals at the Winter Olympics and Summer Olympics in the same year. She added a cycling silver to
May 25th 2017



2018 Winter Olympics
The 2018 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXIII Olympic Winter Games (French: Les XXIIIeme Jeux olympiques d'hiver; Hangul: 평창 동계 올림픽; RRPyeongchang
May 25th 2017



2016 Summer Olympics
Olympics". Rio 2016 Olympics Wiki. Retrieved 31 October 2015.  "Why Winter Olympics Bypass the Southern Hemisphere – Winter Olympics 2014".  "2016 Bid
May 24th 2017



1976 Summer Olympics
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Apr 30th 2017



2020 Summer Olympics
The 2020 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXII Olympiad (French: Jeux de la XXXIIe olympiade; Japanese: 第三十二回オリンピック競技大会; Hepburn:
May 22nd 2017



1996 Summer Olympics
The 1996 Summer Olympics, known officially as the Games of the XXVI Olympiad and unofficially as the Centennial Olympic Games, was a major international
May 19th 2017



2010 Winter Olympics
and the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Alberta. Vancouver is the largest city to host the Winter Olympics. Following Olympic tradition, then-Vancouver
May 18th 2017



2008 Summer Olympics
Olympics Winter Olympics. It will thus be the first city to host both the Summer and Winter Games. Olympics portal 2008 Summer Paralympics Summer Olympic Games
May 9th 2017



Estonia at the Olympics
1920 Summer Olympics, although the National Olympic Committee was established in 1923. The first Winter Olympics were the 1924 Winter Olympics. Estonian
Feb 20th 2017



Israel at the Olympics
athletes refuse to share Olympic bus Rio 2016 Olympics: Lebanese athletes refuse to travel with Israel team "Michael Kolganov". Olympics at Sports-Reference
Apr 15th 2017



1936 Summer Olympics
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May 23rd 2017



2014 Winter Olympics
The 2014 Winter Olympics, officially called the XXII-Olympic-Winter-GamesXXII Olympic Winter Games (French: XXIIes-Jeux">Les XXIIes Jeux olympiques d'hiver) (Russian: XXII Олимпийские зимние
May 21st 2017



2012 Summer Olympics
Olympic hunger summit 2012 Summer Paralympics 2012 Winter Youth Olympics The two previous times the Games were held in London: 1908 Summer Olympics 1948
May 19th 2017



2002 Winter Olympics
The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially the XIX Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Salt Lake 2002, were a winter multi-sport event that was celebrated
May 19th 2017



China at the Olympics
participate in the Olympics again until the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, United States. Their first appearance at the Summer Olympic Games after 1952
Jan 22nd 2017



1972 Summer Olympics
September Palestinian terrorists died. The 1972 Summer Olympics were the second Summer Olympics to be held in Germany, after the 1936 Games in Berlin,
May 19th 2017



Canada at the Olympics
every Olympics in which it has competed. The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) is the National Olympic Committee for Canada. At the 2010 Winter Olympics which
May 22nd 2017



1980 Summer Olympics
under the Olympic Flag. This prompted the Soviet-led boycott of the 1984 Summer Olympics. The only two cities to bid for the 1980 Summer Olympics were Moscow
May 23rd 2017



2004 Summer Olympics
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May 26th 2017



Djibouti at the Olympics
eight Summer Olympic Games as of the completion of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. They have never competed in the Winter Olympic Games. Djibouti
May 9th 2017



1920 Summer Olympics
of Belgium to host the 1920 Summer Olympics was made by Baron Edouard de Laveleye, president of the Belgian Olympic Committee and of the Royal Belgian
May 26th 2017



Olympic sports
five additional sports due to be added to the 2020 Summer Olympics. The-2014The 2014 Winter Olympics included seven sports. The number and kinds of events may
Apr 4th 2017



London Olympics
United Kingdom to have ever hosted the Olympics; the United States is the only country to have hosted Summer Olympics on more occasions than the UK. Also
Oct 30th 2016



1908 Summer Olympics
these games were the longest in modern Olympics history. The selection process for the 1908 Summer Olympics consisted of four bids, and saw Rome selected
May 20th 2017



1928 Summer Olympics
Olympic Flame was lit during the Olympics. The torch relay, however, would not occur until the 1936 Summer Olympics. For the first time, the parade of
May 26th 2017



Japan at the Olympics
athletes have won 439 medals at the Summer Olympic Games (Except Art competitions at the 1936 Summer Olympics), with the most gold medals won in judo. Japan
Apr 19th 2017



2024 Summer Olympics
for 2024 Olympics: Kenyan PM". Reuters. 8 August 2012. Retrieved 8 August 2012.  "Morocco to bid for 2028 Summer Olympics". Chinese Olympic Committee
May 24th 2017



2006 Winter Olympics
The 2006 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XX Olympic Winter Games (French: Les XXes Jeux olympiques d'hiver) (Italian: XX Giochi olimpici invernali)
May 19th 2017



1960 Summer Olympics
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Apr 7th 2017



1988 Winter Olympics
1988 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XV Olympic Winter Games (French: Les XVes Jeux olympiques d'hiver), was a Winter Olympics multi-sport event
May 9th 2017



1998 Winter Olympics
the third Olympic Games and second winter Olympics to be held in Japan, after the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo and the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo
May 19th 2017



1968 Summer Olympics
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Apr 21st 2017



Olympic symbols
organizing city of the Olympics">Summer Olympics or OlympicsOlympics">Winter Olympics until the 1952 OlympicsOlympics">Winter Olympics in Oslo, Norway when a separate Olympic flag was created to be used
May 22nd 2017



2022 Winter Olympics
Vancouver, which hosted the 2010 Winter Olympics. The-2022The 2022 Winter Olympics will be the first Winter Olympic Games ever to be held in China. The estimated
May 25th 2017



1992 Summer Olympics
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May 22nd 2017



1896 Summer Olympics
However, the 1900 Olympics Summer Olympics were already planned for Paris and, except for the Intercalated Games of 1906, the Olympics did not return to Greece
May 21st 2017



Summer Olympic Games
tradition began in 1904. The Winter Olympic Games were created due to the success of the Summer Olympics. The Olympics have increased in scope from a 42-event
May 23rd 2017



1932 Summer Olympics
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May 26th 2017



1924 Summer Olympics
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May 26th 2017



Special Olympics
the Olympic Games. These competitions include the Special Olympics World Games, which alternate between summer and winter games. Special Olympics World
May 23rd 2017



United States at the Olympics
the United States at the Olympics. He took first place in both the 100 meters and the 400 meters of the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece. American
Apr 19th 2017



Independent Olympians at the Olympic Games
Unified Team at the Olympics-TheOlympics The former Soviet Union competed under the Olympic flag at the 1992 Winter Olympics and 1992 Summer Olympics as a Unified Team
Apr 9th 2017



Winter Olympic Games
Summer Olympics, the Winter Olympics feature sports practised on snow and ice. The first Winter Olympics, the 1924 Winter Olympics, was held in Chamonix, France
May 23rd 2017



Denmark at the Olympics
Winter Olympics. The National Olympic Committee for Denmark was created in 1905. According to official data of the International Olympic Committee
Mar 24th 2017



Netherlands at the Olympics
Winter Olympics. The Netherlands hosted the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. The Netherlands has expressed interest in hosting the 2028 Summer Olympics in
Jan 5th 2017



1980 Summer Olympics boycott
Soviet Union, which hosted the 1980 Summer Olympics, and other countries would later boycott the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. The Soviet invasion
May 23rd 2017



1984 Summer Olympics
since the Los Angeles Olympics in 1932, the previous time a single bid had been issued for the Summer Olympics. The 1984 Olympic Torch Relay began in
May 25th 2017



1980 Winter Olympics
The 1980 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIII Olympic Winter Games (French: Les XIIIes Jeux olympiques d'hiver), was a multi-sport event which
May 9th 2017





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