Who first hosted the Olympics?
The first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece, in 1896.
Which country hosted the Olympic Games?
List of Olympic Host Countries
|Country||Summer Games||Winter Games|
|USA||1904, 1932, 1984, 1996, (2028)||1932, 1960, 1980, 2002|
|France||1900, 1924, (2024)||1924, 1968, 1992|
|Greece||1896, 1906!, 2004|
Who last hosted the Olympics?
Asia has hosted the Summer Olympics four times: in Tokyo (1964 and 2021), Seoul (1988), and Beijing (2008). The 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, were the first Summer Olympics to be held in South America and the first that was held completely during the local “winter” season.
When did us host Olympics?
The Winter Games has been held in the USA four times (the most of any country): 1932, 1960, 1980 and 2002. The US has also hosted the Summer Games four times (1904, 1932, 1984 and 1996). France has hosted the Winter Games three times (1924, 1968 and 1992), and the summer games twice (1900 and 1924).
How many times has Japan hosted Olympics?
Japan has also won 58 medals at the Winter Olympic Games. Its most successful Olympics are 1964 and 2020 Games, both hosted in Tokyo.
|1972 Winter Olympics||3–13 February 1972||Sapporo, Hokkaidō|
|1998 Winter Olympics||7–22 February 1998||Nagano, Nagano|