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Summer Olympic Games
2012. Eighteen countries have hosted the Summer Olympics. The United States has hosted four Summer Olympics (1904, 1932, 1984, 1996), more than any other
May 23rd 2017



1988 Summer Olympics
The 1988 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIV Olympiad (Korean: 서울 하계 올림픽; --夏季---; Seoul Hagye Ollimpik; [sʌ.ul ha.ɡje ol.lim.pʰik̚])
May 25th 2017



1928 Summer Olympics
The 1928 Summer Olympics (Dutch: Olympische Zomerspelen 1928), officially known as the Games of the IX Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event
May 26th 2017



1976 Summer Olympics
The 1976 Montreal Summer Olympics, officially called the Games of the XXI Olympiad (French: Les XXIes olympiques d'ete), was an international multi-sport
Apr 30th 2017



1932 Summer Olympics
The 1932 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the X Olympiad, was a major worldwide multi-athletic event which was celebrated in 1932 in
May 26th 2017



1984 Summer Olympics boycott
The boycott of the 1984 Summer-OlympicsSummer Olympics in Los Angeles was after the U.S.-led boycott of the 1980 Summer-OlympicsSummer Olympics in Moscow. The boycott involved 14 Eastern
Feb 21st 2017



1908 Summer Olympics
The 1908 Summer Olympics, officially the Games of the IV Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was held in 1908 in London, England from
May 20th 2017



1924 Summer Olympics
The 1924 Summer Olympics (French: Les Jeux olympiques d'ete de 1924), officially known as the Games of the VIII Olympiad, were an international multi-sport
May 26th 2017



2024 Summer Olympics
The 2024 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad, is a forthcoming international multi-sport event. Bidding for the games
May 24th 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



1972 Summer Olympics
The 1972 Summer Olympics (German: Olympische Sommerspiele 1972), officially known as the Games of the XX Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event
May 19th 2017



1920 Summer Olympics
The 1920 Summer Olympics (French: Les Jeux olympiques d'ete de 1920), officially known as the Games of the VII Olympiad, were an international multi-sport
May 26th 2017



2000 Summer Olympics
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It was the second time that the Summer Olympics were held in Australia, and also the Southern Hemisphere, the first
May 24th 2017



2016 Summer Olympics
The 2016 Summer Olympics (Portuguese: Jogos Olimpicos de Verao de 2016), officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad and commonly known as Rio
May 24th 2017



1936 Summer Olympics
The 1936 Summer Olympics (German: Olympische Sommerspiele 1936), officially known as the Games of the XI Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event
May 23rd 2017



Cycling at the Summer Olympics
has been contested at every Olympic-Games">Summer Olympic Games since the birth of the modern Olympic movement at the 1896 Summer Olympics, at which a road race and five
May 12th 2017



1992 Summer Olympics
the games in alternating even-numbered years; as a result, the 1992 Summer Olympics were the last competition to be staged in the same year as the Winter
May 22nd 2017



1980 Summer Olympics
The 1980 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXII-OlympiadXXII Olympiad (Russian: И́гры XXII Олимпиа́ды, tr. Igry XXII Olimpiady), was an international
May 23rd 2017



Gymnastics at the Summer Olympics
have been contested at every Olympic-Games">Summer Olympic Games since the birth of the modern Olympic movement at the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens. For 32 years, only
Sep 16th 2016



Rowing at the 1992 Summer Olympics
At the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, 14 events in rowing were contested, eight for men and six for women. The events were held at the Lake of Banyoles
May 27th 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 27th 2017



1980 Summer Olympics boycott
The-1980The 1980 Summer Olympics boycott was one part of a number of actions initiated by the United States to protest the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. The
May 23rd 2017



1896 Summer Olympics
The 1896 Summer Olympics (Modern Greek: Θερινοί Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες 1896, Therinoi Olympiakoi Ago̱nes 1896), officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad
May 21st 2017



2008 Summer Olympics
Summer Olympics to Sydney were all factors in the decision. Eight years earlier, Beijing had led every round of voting for the 2000 Summer Olympics before
May 9th 2017



Rowing at the 1984 Summer Olympics
Rowing at the 1984 Summer Olympics featured 14 events in total, for both men and women. Events were held at Lake Casitas. Due to the Eastern Bloc boycott
Nov 24th 2016



1960 Summer Olympics
The 1960 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XVII Olympiad (Italian: Giochi della XVII Olimpiade), was an international multi-sport
Apr 7th 2017



1964 Summer Olympics
The 1964 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XVIII Olympiad (第十八回オリンピック競技大会, Dai Jūhachi-kai Orinpikku Kyōgi Taikai), was an international
May 17th 2017



Rowing at the 1996 Summer Olympics
Taking place at Lake Lanier, Georgia, United States, the 1996 Summer Olympics saw the debut of lightweight rowing events. The three included (Men's Lightweight
Dec 23rd 2016



1952 Summer Olympics
selected to host the 1940 Summer Olympics, which were cancelled due to World War II. It is the northernmost city at which a summer Olympic Games have been held
May 2nd 2017



2004 Summer Olympics
different sports. Athens 2004 marked the first time since the 1996 Summer Olympics that all countries with a National Olympic Committee were in attendance
May 26th 2017



1944 Summer Olympics
The 1944 Summer Olympics, which were to be officially known as the Games of the XIII Olympiad, were cancelled due to World War II. It would have been
Apr 14th 2017



Independent Olympic Athletes at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Four Independent Olympic Athletes competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, in the United Kingdom. These were athletes from the former Netherlands
Apr 9th 2017



1948 Summer Olympics
The 1948 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XIV Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was held in London, England
May 19th 2017



1984 Summer Olympics
The 1984 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIII Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event held in Los Angeles, California
May 25th 2017



Rowing at the 1960 Summer Olympics
Rowing at the 1960 Summer Olympics featured 7 events, for men only. The competitions were held from 30 August to 3 September on the Lago di Albano.
Nov 24th 2016



Archery at the Summer Olympics
Archery had its debut at the 1900 Olympics">Summer Olympics and has been contested in 16 Olympiads. Eighty-four nations have competed in the Olympic archery events
Feb 20th 2017



2028 Summer Olympics
The 2028 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXIV Olympiad, is a forthcoming international multi-sport event. Bidding for the host
May 26th 2017



1968 Summer Olympics
The 1968 Summer Olympics (Spanish: Juegos Olimpicos de Verano de 1968), officially known as the Games of the XIX Olympiad, were an international multi-sport
Apr 21st 2017



Canoeing at the Summer Olympics
Federation that the men's 500 m events would be replaced at the 2012 Summer Olympics by 200 m events with one of them being K-1 200 m for the women. The
Apr 11th 2017



Athletics at the Summer Olympics
Athletics has been contested at every Olympics">Summer Olympics since the birth of the modern Olympic movement at the 1896 Olympics">Summer Olympics. The athletics program traces
Apr 24th 2017



1956 Summer Olympics
The 1956 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XVI Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was held in Melbourne, Victoria
May 24th 2017



Great Britain at the 1936 Summer Olympics
Britain and Northern Ireland competed as Great Britain at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany. 208 competitors, 171 men and 37 women, took part
Mar 24th 2017



Individual Olympic Athletes at the 2000 Summer Olympics
Olympic Athletes at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. Main article: Weightlifting at the 2000 Summer Olympics Men Individual Paralympic
May 4th 2017



1916 Summer Olympics
The 1916 Summer Olympics (German: Olympische Sommerspiele 1916), officially known as the Games of the VI Olympiad, were scheduled to be held in Berlin
Feb 13th 2017



Germany at the Summer Olympics
Olympia. The 1940 Summer Olympics as well as the 1944 Summer Olympics were canceled due to World War II. For the 1948 Summer Olympics, with the war a recent
Mar 20th 2017



Baseball at the Summer Olympics
Baseball at the Olympics">Summer Olympics unofficially debuted at the 1904 Summer Games, and became an official Olympic sport at the 1992 Olympics">Summer Olympics. The event
May 14th 2017



Great Britain at the 1948 Summer Olympics
host nation for the 1948 Summer Olympics in London. It was the second time that the United Kingdom had hosted the Summer Olympic Games, equalling the record
Mar 24th 2017



Rowing at the 1976 Summer Olympics
Rowing at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal featured races in 14 events, all held at the rowing basin on Notre Dame Island. Women's events held at
Apr 10th 2017



Great Britain at the 1968 Summer Olympics
The United Kingdom competed as Great Britain at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico-CityMexico City, Mexico. 225 competitors, 175 men and 50 women, took part in 133
Mar 24th 2017



Great Britain at the 1932 Summer Olympics
Britain at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California, United States. British athletes have competed in every Summer Olympic Games. 108 competitors
Mar 24th 2017





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