Who won the 1928 Winter Olympics?

What happened at the 1928 Winter Olympics?

The 10,000 metre speed-skating event was controversially abandoned and officially cancelled. Filmed footage of the games exists in a silent, feature-length documentary, The White Stadium.

1928 Winter Olympics.

Hugo Laubi’s poster for the 1928 Winter Olympics
Host city St. Moritz, Grisons, Switzerland
Stadium St. Moritz Olympic Ice Rink

Who won the 1928 Olympics?

Medal count

Rank Nation Gold
1 United States 22
2 Germany 10
3 Finland 8
4 Sweden 7

What was an Olympic sport 1928 to 1948?

Lacrosse was only played at the 1904 Games in St. Louis and the 1908 Games in London, although it was included as a demonstration sport rather than an official Olympic event in 1928, 1932 and 1948.

How many times has St Moritz hosted the Winter Olympics?

Moritz has been the host to two Winter Olympic Games: 1928 Winter Olympics. 1948 Winter Olympics.

What happened in the year 1928?

November 6 – U.S. presidential election, 1928: Republican Herbert Hoover wins by a wide margin over Democratic Governor of New York Alfred E. … November 17 – The Boston Garden opens in Boston. November 18 – Mickey Mouse appears in Steamboat Willie, the third Mickey Mouse cartoon released, but the first sound film.

What Greek goddess has been on every Olympic medal since 1928?

Nike, the Greek goddess of victory, has appeared on the Olympic Summer Games medals nearly every four years since the 1896 games in Athens, Greece.

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