How many sports were there in the first Paralympic Games in Rome in 1960?

When and where did the first Paralympic Games take place a Rome 1960 B Mandeville 1976 C Albertville 1992 D Holland 1968?

The Games were held in Rome, Italy from September 18 to 25, 1960, with the 1960 Summer Olympics.

1960 Summer Paralympics.

Host city Rome, Italy
Nations 23
Athletes ~400
Events 57 in 8 sports
Opening 18 September

What is the history of Paralympic Games?

The Paralympics developed after Sir Ludwig Guttmann organized a sports competition for British World War II veterans with spinal cord injuries in England in 1948. A follow-up competition took place in 1952, with athletes from the Netherlands joining the British competitors.

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