Where were the 1924 Olympic Games held?

What happened at Mont Blanc in 1924?

25–Feb. 5, 1924. The Chamonix Games were the first occurrence of the Winter Olympic Games. … Canada dominated the ice hockey competition, winning games by as many as 33 goals before defeating the United States in the championship game 6–1.

What historical events happened in 1924?


February 16–February 26 – Dock strikes break out in various U.S. harbors. February 22 – Calvin Coolidge becomes the first President of the United States to deliver a radio broadcast from the White House. March 8 – The Castle Gate mine disaster kills 172 coal miners in Utah, United States.

How many Olympic Games have been held in France?

Hosted Games

Games Host city Events
1924 Summer Olympics Paris 126
1968 Winter Olympics Grenoble 35
1992 Winter Olympics Albertville 57
2024 Summer Olympics Paris 329

Where is the headquarters of International Olympic Committee located?

In which year was the Indian Olympic Association established a 1944 B 1957 C 1947 D 1968?

This gave impetus to the development and institutionalization of sports in India, and, in 1927, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) was formed, with Sir Dorabji Tata as its founding President and Dr. A.G. Noehren as Secretary.

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In which country were the first Winter Olympic Games held?

On January 25, 1924, the first Winter Olympics take off in style at Chamonix in the French Alps.

Who had the Honour of being first member of IOC in 1924?

Nita Ambani was the first member of international olympic committee from India.