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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
Apr 24th 2017



1988 Summer Olympics
For the Summer Paralympics, see 1988 Summer Paralympics. The 1988 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIV Olympiad (Korean: 서울 하계
Apr 23rd 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 23rd 2017



2016 Summer Olympics
For the Summer Paralympics, see 2016 Summer Paralympics. The 2016 Summer Olympics (Portuguese: Jogos Olimpicos de Verao de 2016), officially known as
Apr 23rd 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
Apr 24th 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
Apr 21st 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



2020 Summer Olympics
redirects here. For the Paralympics, see 2020 Summer Paralympics. The 2020 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXII Olympiad (French: Jeux
Apr 24th 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
Apr 23rd 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
Mar 26th 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
Apr 16th 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
Mar 31st 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
Apr 8th 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
Mar 16th 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
Apr 23rd 2017



1936 Summer Olympics
about the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin. For the planned 1936 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, see People's Olympiad. The 1936 Summer Olympics (German: Olympische
Apr 25th 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
Apr 24th 2017



1992 Summer Olympics
Paralympics. For the opening ceremony, see 1992 Summer Olympics opening ceremony. The 1992 Summer Olympic Games (Spanish: Juegos Olimpicos de Verano de
Apr 23rd 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
Apr 3rd 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



2008 Summer Olympics
Main article: Bids for the 2008 Summer Olympics Beijing was elected as the host city for the 2008 Summer Olympics on 13 July 2001, during the 112th
Apr 24th 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
Apr 6th 2017



Rowing at the 1992 Summer Olympics
Main article: Rowing at the Summer Olympics At the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, 14 events in rowing were contested, eight for men and six for women
Mar 20th 2017



1996 Summer Olympics
For the Summer Paralympics, see 1996 Summer Paralympics. The 1996 Summer Olympics, known officially as the Games of the XXVI Olympiad and unofficially
Apr 23rd 2017



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



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
Mar 26th 2017



Football at the 2016 Summer Olympics
The association football tournament at the 2016 Olympics">Summer Olympics was held from 3 to 20 August in Brazil. In addition to the Olympic host city of Rio de
Mar 15th 2017



Rowing at the 1996 Summer Olympics
Main article: Rowing at the Summer Olympics Taking place at Lake Lanier, Georgia, United States, the 1996 Summer Olympics saw the debut of lightweight
Dec 23rd 2016



Rowing at the 1984 Summer Olympics
Main article: Rowing at the Summer Olympics Rowing at the 1984 Summer Olympics featured 14 events in total, for both men and women. Events were held at
Nov 24th 2016



1900 Summer Olympics
redirects here. For the 1947 French film, see Paris 1900 (film). The 1900 Summer Olympics (French: Les Jeux olympiques d'ete de 1900), today officially known
Apr 14th 2017



Rowing at the 1960 Summer Olympics
Main article: Rowing at the Summer Olympics Rowing at the 1960 Summer Olympics featured 7 events, for men only. The competitions were held from 30 August
Nov 24th 2016



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
Apr 23rd 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
Apr 10th 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



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
Mar 22nd 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
Apr 22nd 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



Taiwan at the 1968 Summer Olympics
Taiwan (governed by the Republic of China) competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico-CityMexico City, Mexico. 43 competitors, 35 men and 8 women, took part
Dec 8th 2016



2028 Summer Olympics
The 2028 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXIV Olympiad, are a forthcoming international multi-sport event. Bidding for the host
Apr 23rd 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



Republic of China at the 1960 Summer Olympics
Taiwan (ROC) competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 27 competitors, 24 men and 3 women, took part in 18 events in 6 sports. The nation won
Mar 2nd 2017



Rowing at the 1976 Summer Olympics
Main article: Rowing at the Summer Olympics Rowing at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal featured races in 14 events, all held at the rowing basin on
Apr 10th 2017



2012 Summer Olympics
For the Summer Paralympics, see 2012 Summer Paralympics. The 2012 Summer Olympics, formally the Games of the XXX Olympiad and commonly known as London
Apr 23rd 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
Apr 25th 2017



Venezuela at the 1992 Summer Olympics
Venezuela competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. 26 competitors, 22 men and 4 women, took part in 16 events in 8 sports. Main article:
Dec 9th 2016



Great Britain at the 1964 Summer Olympics
The United Kingdom competed as Great Britain at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 204 competitors, 160 men and 44 women, took part in 124 events
Apr 6th 2017



Football at the 2008 Summer Olympics
Football at the 2008 Summer Olympics was held in Beijing and several other cities in the People's Republic of China from 6 to 23 August. Associations
Apr 14th 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



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



Independent Olympic Athletes at the 2016 Summer Olympics
For the refugee Olympic team, see Refugee Olympic Team at the 2016 Summer Olympics. For the Paralympic team, see Independent Paralympic Athletes Team
Apr 9th 2017





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